In this guide guide for both apprentices and trainers, Colin Marshall outlines the biblical basis behind ministry apprenticeships, the essence of what a ministry apprenticeship is about, and some of the resources for making ministry apprenticeships happen. He provides plenty of detail about what is involved in setting up and maintaining an apprenticeship as a trainer, or participating in one as an apprentice.
The Ministry Training Strategy has been around now in some form or another for 30 years. (We put on the first ministry apprentices at the University of New South Wales in 1979.) Today (as there always have been), there are questions about the value of doing a ministry apprenticeship. Is
As Tony Payne mentioned in his ‘Couldn't Help Noticing’ column, the Australia Institute has published a report—Youth and Pornography in Australia—the first survey of Australian teenagers' exposure to pornography on the internet. It shows that 84 per cent of boys and 60 per cent of girls aged 16 and 17
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I want to put a flea in your ear. Some of you will hate me; it's irritating and distracting to have a flea in your ear. You can't quite concentrate on the immediate tasks before you.Disciples of Christ are restless, dissatisfied souls. Once we have grasped the grace of God