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27 May, 2019
9:00 am
Sandy Saulteaux Spiritual Centre, Beausejour, Manitoba

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(Prior to registering please carefully read the program details at www.interculturalleadership.ca/duim)
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If you have applied for a bursary from a Forum for Intercultural Leadership and Learning / Canadian Council of Churches partner or your fees are being paid by a sponsoring agency they can be invoiced directly. Please indicate the agency or institution which will pay a portion or all of your fees (if applicable):

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The DUIM program is designed so that sessions build on each other and are within a learning community.
It is important that you are present for the full program.
Please refer to the DUIM program page (www.interculturalleadership.ca/duim) for the program schedule.
Course runs 9:00 am Monday to 5:00 pm Friday.

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If you have previous training or experience in intercultural ministry please very briefly name which have been the most significant for your learning.

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This is a residential program. Meals and accommodation are included in registration fees.
If you require accommodation or meals prior to or after the program, please contact the Forum for Intercultural Leadership and Learning.

The site of the program is about 1 hour outside Winnipeg with no public transit options.

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(prior to the program we will help local participants contact each other for car-pooling)

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(We will coordinate a shuttle once we have arrival times)

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Join us at the Sandy-Saulteaux Spiritual Centre in Beausejour, Manitoba for 5 Days focused on faith, heart, mind, and skills for the art of intercultural ministry.
• Ecumenical + interactive program
• Attendees enjoy the unique residential setting
• Practical ideas to use in your own context
• Nurture cultural understanding + awareness in your community
• Learn more about the program and register here
*** Register by April 29***

What people have to say about Engage Difference! – Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry:

“I grew in self-awareness and grew in my capacity to be in right relationships with God’s people.”
• “It was one of the best learning events I have attended, in that it allowed me enough time to consider how I might apply learnings to my context.”
• “This course has helped equip me immensely with tools for intercultural ministry; with tools to help us become more self-aware”

This program is offered across Canada by the Forum for Intercultural Leadership and Learning of The Canadian Council of Churches.

The location: The Sandy-Saulteaux Spiritual Centre showcases unique conversation and experiences of ministry across difference; including relationships between indigenous and settler peoples and narratives of land and migration, both recent and historical.

Bursaries available
• United Church of Canada up to $700/person. To apply, visit this link
• Presbyterian Church in Canada: contact Glynis Williams 1-800-619-7301 x255 GWilliams@presbyterian.ca
• Anglican Church of Canada: Contact your Parish, Bishop, the Anglican Foundation of Canada or Eileen Scully (ACC Director: Faith, Worship and Ministry) escully@national.anglican.ca for bursary ideas.
• Persons from “marginalized” communities (racialized, newer immigrants, aboriginal, and others) may qualify for a diversity grant. Contact the Forum for Intercultural Leadership and Learning:schmidt@councilofchurches.ca
• Other denominations or groups: Please contact the Forum for Intercultural Leadership and Learning: schmidt@councilofchurches.ca
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