A commitment to personal
development calls for growing
in Christ, developing your God given
gifts, acquiring additional
ministry skills, and sharpening your interpersonal
skills for collaborative relationships. The missionary
development team wants to encourage and assist
your development wherever possible. When things
get rough on the field, WorldVenture is there with
both formal and informal efforts to strengthen
members for effective service. When you need extra
help, we offer contingency planning and ongoing
Counseling & Crisis Intervention
Dealing with tough situations is a normal part of life
on the field. WorldVenture provides support when
and where this is needed.
Your professional development benefits everyone.
WorldVenture missionaries are encouraged to
pursue graduate programs, professional seminars
and conferences to prepare for challenges on the
We offer the very best resources, including our
own child and education consultant, to help you
and your kids make the adjustment to missionary
life and its challenges. Not all solutions work for
every kid and you know your child best. In seeking
the best solutions we walk with you, bringing our
expertise to help you weigh all the options.
To help with the transitions between field and
home assignment, we offer an emotional wellness
checkup in addition to physical checkups. Re-entry
into life in the States is the perfect time to assess
the growth points in your life and ministry. We
allocate time to help you gain perspective on your
past term of service with a view toward future plans.
WorldVenture provides opportunities for
leadership experience and development within the
organization and education to encourage better
leadership within your context of ministry.