GO Equipped tentmaking course

February 21-25, 2018
Benin City, Nigeria

Do you have a desire to bring the good news about Jesus and his kingdom to new places? Would you like to do this through your profession?

The GO Equipped tentmaking course is designed for student, business people, workers and professionals who wish to reach the nations through their studies and professions. It is also made for anyone who seeks to find out whether tentmaking is something for them. The course has an international focus but it is also very valuable if you plan to work in your home culture.

The GO Equipped tentmaking course has been developed in collaboration between Global Opportunities and Tent and it introduces you to major subjects that are essential for every current or aspiring tentmaker. This includes teaching in areas such as:

  • The Biblical basis of tentmaking
  • The international job market and how to find a job
  • Hospitality and evangelism
  • Business as Missions
  • How to run a Bible study in your home
  • Staying focused and avoiding the expat trap
  • Spiritual disciplines and feeding yourself
  • Cross-cultural communication and leadership
  • Workplace evangelism
  • Discipleship
  • Alpha in the workplace
  • Forming a personal, "non-churchy" testimony
  • Getting your church on board
  • Sending platforms for tentmakers
  • Church planting
  • Team dynamics

All teaching is done in English.

Teachers

  • Steinar Opheim, CEO and co-founder of Tent Intenrational
  • Victor Agbonkpolor, medical doctor and co-founder of Tent Nigeria

Location

Anglican Bishop's Court Ewiemwen, lyaro, Benin City, Nigeria.

Training fee

  • N10,000 for participants residing at the guest house
  • N5,000 for participants residing at a privately arranged accommodation
  • For non-Nigerian participants the price is US$125 which includes accommodation

Registration

You can register by clidking the "Register here"-button below. Please contact Victor Agbonkpolor in the organizing team if  you nee more information.  You can reach him at +234 806 048 4608 and vicgbon@yahoo.com.

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“Christians in many skills, trades, businesses and professions, can often go to places where traditional church planters and evangelists may not.”
The Lausanne Movement

“I believe one of the next great moves of God is going to be through the believers in the workplace.”
Billy Graham

People from more than 50 nations have attended GO Equipped-conferences. They have gone to more than 80 nations to live as ambassadors for Christ.