Apprenticeship

6 MORE Reasons to Become a Serge Apprentice (Even During a Global Pandemic)

6 MORE Reasons to Become a Serge Apprentice (Even During a Global Pandemic)

Serge Apprentice Kathleen McAlister shares her top reasons to join Serge as an Apprentice. She is currently halfway through her two year Apprenticeship in Ireland. 6. Endless Learning Yesterday on a walk, I ran into a woman from my church who asked me, “How’s the new gaff?” Without thinking, I responded, “Oh, it’s grand. We’ve […]

By Kathleen McAlister on October 16, 2020

Ready, Willing and Able?

Ready, Willing and Able?

Editor’s Note: As a Recruitment Coordinator in the Sending Center, Dan is always looking for new missionaries. Below, Dan passes on some helpful advice he received from John Yenchko, a pastor and former Serge board member. How you can know if you’re called to go Years ago, John and I were discussing my plans to […]

By Dan Macha on September 30, 2020

Whatever Befall: Peace and Praise in the Face of an Uncertain Future

Whatever Befall: Peace and Praise in the Face of an Uncertain Future

Heart of my own heart, whatever befall, still be my vision, O Ruler of All. This time last year, I was packing up my life into two suitcases, buying a one-way plane ticket, and getting in as many games of Trivial Pursuit with my parents as I could before moving abroad for a two-year Apprenticeship […]

By Kathleen McAlister on September 14, 2020

Cross-Cultural Adjustment: It’s Hard and It’s Good

Cross-Cultural Adjustment: It’s Hard and It’s Good

“You’ve got to be kidding me!” It was my first unofficial week at Maynooth Community Church. A team of university students had come for the week to help with our upcoming Arts Festival. Eager to start adjusting to the church and culture, I joined in some of the preparations. For the most part, it was […]

By Kristen Lalley on October 11, 2017

Serge Apprentice Finds Opportunity to Explore Calling

Serge Apprentice Finds Opportunity to Explore Calling

Serge Apprentice Finds Opportunity to Explore Calling from Serge on Vimeo. Lindsay discovered the Serge Apprenticeship and found a chance to test out her calling by doing meaningful service among unreached and unengaged people groups while also being mentored in a team environment.  See where Lindsay is serving today and how the Apprenticeship helped her get there: Discover more about Serge […]

By Lindsay on December 08, 2016

6 Reasons to Become a Serge Apprentice (from a Serge Apprentice)

6 Reasons to Become a Serge Apprentice (from a Serge Apprentice)

Editor’s note: The author shares her top reasons (with a subtle sense of humor) to join Serge as an Apprentice. She recently completed a term as a Serge Apprentice and now serves on the Long-Term team in Southall, London. She is unnamed to be sensitive to people in her current ministry context.   6. Fast-Track Language Learning    I studied Spanish for five […]

By Serge Staff on January 13, 2016