The Discipleship Training School (DTS) is an intensive Christian discipleship course beginning with a 12-week lecture/teaching phase and also by an 8 week practical field assignment. It is a prerequisite for all other courses in the University of the Nations, and also serves to orient and prepare all new Youth With A Mission (YWAM) staff.
The DTS is designed to encourage students in personal character development, cultivating their relationship with God and identifying their unique gifts and callings. Cross cultural exposure and global awareness are special emphases throughout the course, preparing the students to evangelize and disciple current and future generations, answering the call to "Go into all the word and teach Imakd disciples of) all nations." (Matthew 28:19). The curriculum is in the following six major categories: God's nature and character; God's intention for individuals, peoples and nations; seeing all of life from God's perspective; redemption, sin, and the Cross; God's family - the Church; God's world - His call and commission; the ministries of YWAM.
In the second phase of the DTS, specially organized teams are sent out for 8 weeks of evangelism in corss-cultural situations. The emphasis is on the application of principles taught in the DTS lecture phase coupled with teahcing on evangelism concepts and practices, equipping students to share their faith in a variety of ways and contexts.
In YWAM Bangalore, we run 3 English Discipleship Training Schools a year (first around January and second around July). The next DTSs will both be in English and will start July 9th (Word to the World DTS) and another on Augus 6th (Electronic City DTS). Both DTSs will have outreaches going different parts of India and at likely one team into a neighboring nation. The cost is Rs. 35,000/- for Indians and oter C nations, Rs. 50,000/- for B nations and Rs. 70,000/- for A nations. For an appliaction forms go to the download page and for further detils, please contact us.
|World to the World DTS (starts July 9th)||email@example.com||+91 8025446061|
|Electronic City DTSfirstname.lastname@example.org||+91 9620736745 / +91 9886271993|
Youth With A Mission is an international volunteer movement of Christians from many backgrounds, cultures and Christian traditions, dedicated to serving Jesus throughout the world. Also known as YWAM (pronounced "WHY-wham"), our purpose is simply to know God and to make Him known.