Phase one is a three-month classroom segment which utilizes lectures, discussions, workshops, small group interactions and personal study. The close community of students and staff provides an environment where the application of Biblical counseling skills can be worked out.
Phase two is the field assignment. This provides a practical experience where the knowledge, skills and character qualities of a Biblical counselor learned in the lecture phase are put into practice in a mission field setting. Students will find enriching cross-cultural opportunities and challenging experiences of working on a team at one of the ministry locations around the world.
- Bible point of view of human personality (divine plumbline)
- Renewing of the mind
- Healing of emotions and trauma
- Family systems
- human reactions to rejection
This program has three primary goals
The student will learn an experiential understanding of Grace: developing a personal revelation of the reality of God's grace, and the ability to extend that grace to others. Healthy relationships and developing a mature Christian Identity, are emphasised.
The student will learn how to express warmth, respect and empathy in inter-personal relationships; develop active listening skills; use the tool of Biblical belief renewal for personal development and applying it to others; praying for healing in a variety of situations by invoking the presence of Jesus; Exercise influence through intercession.
The student will learn the definition of counseling; God's character in relation to counseling; the work of the Cross and the work of the Holy Spirit in bringing redemption and forgiveness; the believer's identity in Christ; repentance and forgiveness and their relation to maturity; the specific, unique giftings of each individual.
Our weekly speakers, coming from around the world, will share their experiences, their knowledge and their ministry with us for the glory of God !!!
lecture phase: 12 weeks
Outreach Phase: 12 weeks
Bilingual school: French and English.
Come join us here in the lovely French region of Champagne to do your school of Foundations for Counseling. YWAM Champagne has 6 buildings which were once an orphanage in the late 19th and 20th centuries. Come enjoy the food and atmosphere of being in this truly “French” village.
The school will begin May 25, 2017. The lecture phase goes for 12 weeks and end August 17, 2017. After you have successfully completed your lecture phase you will start another 12 week period, the outreach phase, out on the mission field.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the school’s director, Christiane Teissèdre. You can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Every application received is prayerfully considered.
First come, first served!