Homelessness Awareness training-Basic
When: Saturday, September 21st, 2019 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm
Where: Emmanuel Gospel Center , 2 San Juan Street, Boston MA 02118
About Starlight’s Basic Classroom Training: We all see that homelessness is an
issue that continues to impact our city. This is a training for interested churches
and ministry groups who are ready to embrace and engage in transformational
relationships with people affected by homelessness.
People will walk away with:
A basic understanding about the systems of homelessness.
Training on effective engagement and intervention principles and practices.
Resources to help people affected by homelessness progress through the
stages of change.
The training is for ministry groups that want to learn how to engage people
affected by homelessness by serving alongside our staff and long-term volunteers
or serving on a team that has been trained by Starlight and is using our outreach
Homelessness is a complex issue, but it is not an unsolvable problem. It can be ended and you have a vital role to play.
We a asking every person who loves Starlight and is committed to ending homelessness in greater Boston to reach out to individuals in their churches, communities and social groups to encourage folks to give to Starlight. Contributions are tax deductible.
In His service and with the deepest gratitude for your support
The Starlight Team
For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in… Matthew 25:35-40
Since 1990, Starlight Ministries has equipped individuals to build life-changing relationships with people affected by homelessness. Starlight trains individuals and groups in classroom settings as well as hands-on ministry venues. These opportunities provide the Church and those struggling with homelessness with effective tools for building communities where all can experience personal transformation through Jesus Christ.
For the complete Starlight System Diagram and opportunities for churches to engage click the button below.