The first YWAM Aviation Flight Training Academy begins on April 6th in Colorado Springs. There is 12-weeks of training and then the students will travel overseas to gain aviation experience with another mission aviation organisation in Central Asia. YWAM Aviation is also looking for staff to join them in this exciting new ministry.
Find out more about YWAM Aviation here.
Eleven nations from around the globe recently joined together for YWAM’s One Voice worship event. This event had a uniquely Latin feel with a large representation of YWAM bases from Latin America joining in on the event. The One Voice worship events started in 2003 and use GENESIS (Video Conferencing) to bring the nations together to worship God.
You can find out more about the event and future events here.
A YWAM Thailand team has been regularly involved in ministering to male sex tourists visiting the red-light districts in Bangkok. Prostitution is a booming business in Thailand that brings in millions of dollars to the country and holds many men, women and children in bondage. YWAM Thailand engages the sex tourists in a non-threatening way to challenge them in what they are a part of.
Read more on the YWAM International Web-site here.
YWAM has partnered with many churches around the Vancouver area for the ‘More Than Gold’ Olympic outreach targeting the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. More Than Gold (MTG) has attracted many supporting ministries and denominations, including: Baptists, Mennonites, Roman Catholics, Lutherans, Presbyterians, Pentecostals, Seventh Day Adventists, YWAM and more.
You can read more about the YWAM Outreach to the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver here.