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Migrant Worker

Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
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This church, with a membership of around 300, has baptized ca. 40 migrants from different lands in the last 3 years. Most of their work is with Farsi speakers and Sunday services are translated into both Farsi and English with a monthly Farsi service. The team working with refugees, one full-time worker and 20 volunteers, in cooperation with a nearby Bible School, run many different regular and once-off programs which offer both practical help and spiritual growth opportunities. Goals: support current programs; encourage church members and the community to open their perspective on migrants; discipleship of new believers; work alongside and help local volunteers to deepen contacts with migrants; cooperation on projects with other Christian groups in the town. Qualifications: intercultural experience; experience in evangelism / discipleship; be a team player; German language, knowledge of Farsi or Arabic very useful; long term commitment: 3+ years.
Initially Posted: 04/05/2017
Last Updated: 01/04/2018

(this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)