Transform 2017 Portugal - Dancelink

Transform 2017 (www.transform.om.org) is a unified effort around Europe to create momentum for the gospel by mobilising people and training them in telling their personal God story. This outreach will be in partnership with the Portuguese church. You will be working with them to reach out to some of the least reached in Europe – the local Portuguese

New estimates put the Evangelical population in Portugal at less than 1%! Come partner with the local believers in Fafe and use your gifts in dance to bringing the hope of Jesus to this devout Catholic nation. The goal of this team is to be an encouragement and a blessing to this small church, and work together to reach out to the unreached surrounding community.

During the outreach week you will use your gifts in dance to participate in and lead a Dance workshop focusing on reaching out to young people. You will pass on your skills, share your testimony and build relationships. At the end of the week there will be an opportunity to put on a recital in the town center for the parents and community. There will also be opportunities to perform street dancing, be involved with the church and build relationships with the community through intentional activities. Be prepared to be flexible!

Applicants must be 18 or over.

Price excludes flights & insurance, and is subject to change according to the exchange rate.

Unless you’ve recently been with us you will also need to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) as part of our safeguarding policy which costs an additional £15.

Singles welcome
Married couples welcome
Sorry, no families
Groups welcome
Dates
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Mon 10 Jul 2017 to Mon 24 Jul 2017
Apply by
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Application closed
Cost
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505.00 GBP
Ministry details
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The Transform Conference is a unique opportunity to meet and hear international speakers, and intercultural mission practitioners from the fields in the Mediterranean. You will be refreshed and equipped to reach those in the Mediterranean including refugees, Muslims & trafficked peoples. The conference includes an outreach in Cambrils where conference participants put into practice the training received.

10th to 15th July 2017 – central conference in Tarragona, Spain.
15 July - Travel to Fafe for outreach
16th to 23rd July - Dance outreach
24th July - Departure from Porto

Participant profile
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We are looking for dancers who love Jesus, and want to share their gifts and faith with the people of Fafe.

Accommodation
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During the conference accommodation will be at the conference centre, or nearby. While participating in the outreach week, you will be staying in the church, or in the homes of local believers.

Food
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During Transform all meals will be provided,except for the evening meal on the 13th of July on outreach in the city. While on outreach it will be difficult to cater for special diets. Please let us know in advance if you have any special requests.

Travel
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You need to book and pay for your own travel to conference in Barcelona on the 10th of July, from Barcelona to Portugal (Porto, OPO) on the 15th of July and from Portugal back home on the 24th of July.

Health
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You should be in good physical condition, have plenty of energy and be able to handle the heat, as summer temperatures frequently are 30C+.

Visa
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Portugal is part of the Schengen area of Europe. Travelers from conference location need no other visas than those needed to get to conference location.

Notes
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Dancers will need to submit video footage of themselves dancing to OM Arts.

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