NEXT STEPS: TANZANIA
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Week 1: Jun 4-8

Monday

  • Orientation 1
    Jim/Linda Poitras
  • Orientation 2
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Video Storyboarding
    Jeremy Durand
  • Tracking Your Journey
    Raya McDonald/Brandi Young

Tuesday

  • Spiritual Disciplines 1
    Jim Poitras
  • Hearing God’s Voice
    Jim/Linda Poitras
  • The Next Right Step
    Jeremy/Katie Durnand
  • AIMers: Shapes and Sizes
    Jim Poitras
  • Swahihi
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • FORUM: An AIMer’s Life
    Brandi/Raya/Jeremy/Katie

Wednesday

  • Spiritual Disciplines 2
    Pamela Smoak
  • Making Yourself Available
    Linda Poitras
  • Whom God Calls, He Equips/ What is the Call of God
    Jim Poitras
  • Practical Guide to Spiritual Giftings
    Jeremy Durand
  • Swahili
    Richard/ Pamela Smoak
  • Cat & Dog Theology
    Linda Poitras

Thursday

  • Spiritual Disciplines 3
    Jeremy/Katie Durand
  • Power of Prayer in Missions
    Linda Poitras
  • Virtual Prayer Walk
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Alter Working Basics
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Swahili
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Children’s Ministry in Missions
    Linda Poitras

Friday

  • Biblical View of Missions
    Richard Smoak
  • Protecting Who I Am
    Jim Poitras/Jeremy Durand
  • Public Speaking
    Jeremy Durand

Week 2: Jun 11-15

Monday

  • Start With Why
    Raya McDonald
  • Forums: Missionary Stories
    Adams/Poitras/Sisco
  • Healthy Relationships are Vital
    Randy Adams
  • Understanding Culture and Worldview
    Nick Sisco

Tuesday

  • Overview of Missions in this Region
    Randy Adams
  • Personal Development and Daily Evaluation
    Nick Sisco
  • Doing Ministry from a Non-Western Perspective
    Randy Adams
  • Importance of Language/ESL Class Practice
    Katie Durand
  • Swahihi
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Culture Shock
    Richard/Pamela Smoak

Wednesday

  • Overview of Missions in this Country
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Working a Nationalized Work
    Randy/Carolyn Adams
  • Effectiveness in the Community
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Keeping the Dream Alive
    Randy Adams
  • Swahili
    Richard/ Pamela Smoak
  • The Importance of Bible Schools
    Nick Sisco

Thursday

  • Missionary Life in this Region
    Adams/Smoaks
  • Spiritual Warfare 1
    Linda Poitras
  • Spiritual Warfare 2
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • A Video Project
    Jeremy Durand
  • Swahili
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Mentoring/Nurturing the Next Generation
    Jim Poitras/Nick Sisco

Friday

  • Communicating with Partners
    Nick Sisco
  • 2 Pronged Gospel Approach
    Jim Poitras
  • Needs for Africa/Prayer for Regional Needs
    Nick Sisco/Carolyn Adams
  • Children’s Ministry Prep
    Pamela Smoak

Week 3: Jun 18-22

Monday

  • Receive a Bible Study
    Jeremy/Katie Durand
  • Clear Communication is Vital
    Randy Adams
  • Servant Leadership
    Randy Adams

Tuesday

  • Conflict Resolution
    Randy Adams
  • The Apostolic AIMer
    Jim Poitras
  • Local Regional Studies
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Give a Bible Study
    Jeremy/Katie Durnad
  • Missions Critical Productivity
    Richard Smoak
  • Addicted to Busy
    Brandi Young

Wednesday

  • UPCI Around the World
    Jim Poitras
  • Global Missions Structure
    Richard Smoak
  • Lesson & Sermon Prep
    Jeremy/Katie Durnad
  • TESL
    Katie Durand
  • Swahili
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • My Missionary Life
    Linda Poitras

Thursday

  • Rolling with the Punches
    Jeremy Durand
  • Tentmaking and Bi-Vocational Missions
    Katie Durand/ Jim Poitras
  • Short-Term Missions Umbrella
    Jim Poitras
  • TESL
    Katie Durand
  • Swahili
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Making Your Training Stick
    Linda Poitras

Friday

  • Saying Goodbye Never Gets Easier
    Linda Poitras
  • When You Return Home
    Jim Poitras
  • Swahili
    Richard/Pamela Smoak
  • Award Ceremony
    Jim Poitras/Richard Smoak