“Mobiles in Mission: Using the Tool in Everyone’s Pocket” is a five-week, online course available to help introduce any Christian to ministry opportunities using mobile devices.
Opportunity: Mobile is tsunami, learn how to ride the wave! The majority of Internet access is now through mobile devices. The mobile device presents a unique, two-way communication channel that represents the most important technology available for kingdom advancement!!
- Be at the front edge of a fresh move of God’s Spirit in adopting appropriate uses of mobile technology in a ministry context.
- Have fun learning what innovative Jesus-followers are doing around the world.
- Meet like-minded believers around the world.
- Be a catalyst to help other understand the implications of the mobile revolution as it relates to the kingdom of God.
2017 Course Start Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017.
Course Description: “Mobiles in Mission: Using the Tool in Everyone’s Pocket” is a five-week course that will increase your ministry’s effectiveness by engaging the lost through their mobile device. Each participant will learn to assess the media situation of their target audience, identify opportunities for using their mobile device and implement an appropriate media outreach.
Week 1 –Mobile Ministry Introduction/Overview
Week 2 –Messaging, Social Media and Online Mobile Ministry
Week 3 –Smartphone & Apps Mobile Ministry .
Week 4 – Social media and the basic principles of mobile website design.
Week 5 – Do-it-Yourself Mobile Media Ministry/Wrap Up
$120 Standard/$110 per person if two or more register together as a team.
$90 Non-westerners working with a western organization that can help cover the cost/$80 per person if two or more register together.
$60 Non-westerners not working with a western organization (limited to six per cohort)/$50 per person if two or more register together.
Faculty: The course coordinator will be Keith Williams from Mobile Advance with various lecturers from the Mobile Ministry Forum acting as training facilitators.
Endorsement: Professor Tom Kuster took the course and used it in an interesting way.