A pastoral visit to the Webbs in Broome
Posted on: 6th November 2018
In September 2018, CMS International Director Peter Rodgers went on one of CMS’s annual pastoral visits to support the Webb family in Broome. Here he gives some first-hand observations about their work, including his warm endorsement of how they are coping with the cultural differences that they encounter. First things first, because the purpose of a pastoral […]
Pastoral visit: The gospel need in Japan
Posted on: 5th June 2017
Mission Personnel Secretary (MPS), Chris Mitchell, visited CMS workers in Japan on a three-week pastoral visit in May 2017. He writes about his first impressions of Japan and why there is such a strong need for gospel workers in a society which seems to have it all together on the surface.
CMS and pastoral care: What is a Mission Personnel Secretary?
Posted on: 20th April 2015
If we want long-term mission to be sustainable, then it comes with a requirement for good long-term care of missionaries. CMS Mission Personnel Secretary* Judith Calf gives us an overview of how CMS provides pastoral care support for all of our workers. My role as a Mission Personnel Secretary is to help send missionaries to […]