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Ministry Volunteer Programme (MVP) 宣道志工人員講習會 2013

UKGA Youth Coordinating Centre (YCC)

Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM - Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 5:30 PM (BST)

Ministry Volunteer Programme (MVP)  宣道志工人員講習會 2013

Ticket Information

Type Remaining End Quantity
Evangelism Ministry 福音事工   more info 10 Tickets Ended Free  
Sacred Music Ministry 聖樂事工   more info 6 Tickets Ended Free  
DLM Publications Support 文宣處刊物支援   more info 3 Tickets Ended Free  

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Ministry Volunteer Programme (MVP)

宣道志工人員講習會 2013


Date 日期:  25-28th May 2013 (Saturday - Wednesday)  


Venue 地點:  Sunderland Church  山打崙教會

Theme : “You can Do More  你可以做更多


What is MVP 什麼是宣志團? 

MVP is a program for completing projects that help advance various Church ministries through the technical and creative skills of our members, while offering them an opportunity to be trained in the spirit of servitude. The MVP event is organised through national YCC, under UKGA Religious Affairs department.


The Ministry Volunteer Programme (MVP) has three purposes


1. To cultivate workers in local, national, and global ministries 


2. To train members in specialised areas of pastoral and evangelical work


3. To provide opportunities for members to serve God



Workshops  課程內容

(1) Sacred Music Ministry 聖樂事工

Finalising and publishing a collection of short children hymns based on True Jesus Church Basic Doctrines; these are intended to be taught to our children in the UK and Africa. Participants will be involved in: 


[Part 1: Introduction to Composing Hymns for Church]

  • Overview and introduction to composing hymns for Church
  • Current situation of music composition in True Jesus Church in UK and Worldwide
  • Shared experiences of composing of why do it? sources of inspiration? etc.
  • Looking at examples of existing children’s hymns that have been composed by members

[Part 2: Publishing Collection of Children Hymns]

  • Final editing of hymnal compositions from MVP Composition Workshop held in February
  • Final write up of hymns using Musescore and Sibelius software 
  • Graphic designers work on design and publishing the collection of hymns
  • Proof reading publication ready to publish Children Hymnbook

[Part 3: Recording CD of hymns sung with piano accompaniment]

  • Learning and practising newly composed hymns
  • Recording mp3 piano instrumental of hymns
  • Recording hymns sung with piano accompaniment
  • These will be published on a CD to accompany the Children Hymnbook

Applying participants may:

i.  Attended the online Music Composition workshop in February 2013 or have past experience of music composition

ii. Sing in local church choir or enjoy singing hymns

iii.RE teachers who teach elementary and junior youth classes

iv.Play piano or any other musical instruments.

v. Find it a wonderful opportunity to develop their interest in writing and producing church music. 



(2) Evangelism Ministry 福音事工


Learning about and planning how we can outreach to non-Chinese ethnic communities in the UK. Evangelism tracts that can be useful in reaching out to these communities will be written and designed for use as an evangelism tool. Participants will be involved in: 


 [Part 1: Why reach out to Ethnic Communities?]

  • Understanding the growing populations of ethnic communities in the UK
  • Learning and understanding culture of ethnic communities e.g. festivals, common religious beliefs, family values, etc.
  • Researching ethnic communities that exist in your respective local church area

[Part 2: Reviewing Evangelism Tracts for Ethnic Communities]

  • Refer to existing evangelism resources in other languages
  • Look at making these evangelism tracts for specific ethnic communities available to introduce Jesus and the True Jesus Church
  • Leaflets to have local church contact information and TJC website details

[Part 3: Planning outreach to ethnic communities in your local church area]

  • Share ideas of how to reach out to ethnic communities in your local area
  • Produce plans of how to arrange members to outreach to these areas
  • Look to evangelise to an ethnic community in the Sunderland area

Applying participants may:

i.  Been involved with local church EPG or have experience of inviting friends and relatives to come to Church.

ii. Have a heart in wanting to evangelise to non-Chinese communities, to see our UK churches become a church of many nations.

iii.Basic design skills using Word, Photoshop, Illustrator

iv.Find this a wonderful unique opportunity to develop your interest in writing and producing evangelism tracts.

v. Share their experiences after attending this workshop with their local church EPG co-workers.  



(3) DLM Publications Support  文宣處刊物支援

Learning and experiencing how to put together church publications, from proof reading to graphic design to photography skills required. Participants will be involved in: 


 [Team 1: Graphic Designers & Editors: Whispering Hope Special Edition]

  • Experienced designers to work together to create Whispering Hope 'Special Edition' 
  • Editors on hand to review drafts and make changes and adjustments as required
  • Ideally can reach a finalised draft ready for publishing by end of MVP event

[Team 2: Graphic Designers & Editors: Ap Chau Testimonies Volume 1]

  • Experienced designers to work together to produce drafts of Ap Chau Testimonies Volume 1
  • Editors to review drafts and make changes and adjustments as required
  • Ideally can reach a finalised draft ready for publishing by end of MVP event

[Team 3: Newbies to Graphic Design]

  • Youths with limited experience e.g. have helped with local church design works will be introduced to use of TJC logo and design guidelines
  • Work on small design projects that can enhance skills for future use 
  • Mentored by more experienced designers

 [Team 4: Photographers]

  • Receive briefing from graphic designers of images that are required for UK publications
  • Venturing out to take photos and honing skills
  • Gather photos taken to form a new image library for UKGA DLM
  • Sharing tips on editing photos and images
  • Develop guidelines on photographing for local and national church events to raise standards across UK churches

Applying participants may:

i.    Have attended LMS 2012 or past English Writers Retreats editing and proof reading workshops

ii.   Have attended LMS 2012 graphic designers workshop

iii.  Been involved with past local or national church publications (including Whispering Hope, Ap Chau Anniversary booklet, local church anniversary booklet, etc.)

iv. Have a heart to share and remind UK members of the grace bestowed on our early generation of members from Ap Chau.

v.  Be experienced and interest in photography for personal and for local Church

vi. Want to learn more about graphic designing from more experienced designers

vii. Find this a wonderful unique opportunity to develop their interest in literary ministry.




Final Information

Have you made up your mind yet?  Really want to attend and are free on the dates? Intrigued, but not sure? Even if you're unsure whether you can attend, register first so we can make a note of your interest as once registration closes or reaches maximum attendance, you will not be able to register.  If after registration you change your mind, we can then unregister you. Do not wait until the last minute to register! Remember you can only choose ONE Ministry Workshop to attend. 


For more information that we've not covered here, please email the event coordinator, brother Jason Liu at who will get straight back to you.


Sign up, and play your part in ministry works of the True Jesus Church at MVP 2013!

Have questions about Ministry Volunteer Programme (MVP) 宣道志工人員講習會 2013? Contact UKGA Youth Coordinating Centre (YCC)
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When & Where

True Jesus Church Sunderland
Dundas St
SR6 0AY Sunderland
United Kingdom

Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM - Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 5:30 PM (BST)

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