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Council for World Mission – East Asia Region


August 13 – 28, 2008
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

A Youth Leaders’ Mission Training Program
Organized by: Gereja Presbyterian Malaysia (Presbyterian Church of Malaysia) For CWM EAR Youth Committee

The CWM EAR “I LOVE MALAYSIA” Youth Leadership Program is an invaluable two-to-three week short term practical mission work and study program for Christian youth leaders from ages 18-35 from East Asian countries to enjoy a cross-cultural experience. Participants are put through a vigorous orientation and training program before being placed to work with participating local churches.

Program Schedule

• Delegates are to required submit applications via their respective churches/church organizations to the nearest CWM Member Church Youth or National Office located in Myanmar, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore or Malaysia. • Fees: Delegates are responsible for their own return air fares, travel insurance and visa applications. A fee of RM800* (Eight hundred ringgit) per person shall be payable for the entire duration of the 15-day program, which covers board and lodging. Participants are advised to bring additional pocket money for additional expenses such as toiletries and personal effects. • Participants who are not from CWM Member Churches are to apply directly to the Organizers. • Deadline for submission of applications – July 15, 2008.

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Orientation Program – 4 days
Time Day 1 August 13 (Wednesday) 8am Day 1 August 13 (Wednesday ) 10am – 6pm 7pm 8pm 8.15pm .45pm 9.00pm 9.15pm 10.30pm 11:00pm Arrival and Registration of CWM delegates for ILM 2008 Program Excursion to historical sites in Kuala Lumpur Welcome Dinner and Introducing Delegates Evening Worship Opening Message Overview of CWM Work and Mission Briefing on CWM EAR Youth Regional Assembly Findings and Plans Country Reports and Presentations Closing Prayer and Benediction Night Cap

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Time 7am 8am


Orientation Program Schedule – 2nd to 4th day
Day 3 August 15 (Friday) Rise and Shine Devotion and Prayer Breakfast Morning Worship Morning Devotional Message Putting on the armour of God A Passion for Holiness : Developing personal discipline Tea Break quipping yourself: How to be a servant leader Equipping yourself: How to share the Gospel Lunch Equipping yourself: How to be a good counselor Equipping yourself: How to lead worship in children and youth programs Games and Handicraft Cultural Night Evening Worship Cultural Night Presentations Closing Prayer Night Cap and Lights Out Day 4 August 16 (Saturday) Rise and Shine Devotion and Prayer Breakfast Morning Worship Morning Devotional Message I will follow Jesus Time of Commitment & Prayer Introducing Local Churches and Representatives onsecration ceremony – feet washing and sending off Benediction and Closing Prayer Check Out and Lunch Delegates depart for local churches Observers and pastors depart for GPM Office

Day 2 August 14 (Thursday) Rise and Shine Devotion and Prayer Breakfast Morning Worship Morning Devotional Message What is God’s purpose for me? Malaysian Church History Tea Break Malaysia – Country Overview Overview of the Indigenous Ministry Lunch Overview of the Migrant Ministry Overview of the Prison Ministry Plenary Discussion (Q&A) Games and Handicraft Sarong and Satay Night

8.30am 8.45am 9.30am 10.30am 1.00am 12.00pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 4.30pm


9.30pm 10.00pm

Evening Worship Fellowship and Fun with Bahasa Malaysia!! Closing Prayer Night Cap and Lights Out

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Time 7am 8am 8.30am 9.00am 9.30am 10.30am 1.00am 12.00pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 5.30pm 7pm 8pm 8.30pm 8.45pm 10.30pm 11pm Evening Worship ILHK 2009 Preview Why I Love Malaysia Presentation Photo Competition Prayer of Solidarity Night Cap and Lights Out Day 13 August 25 (Monday) Rise and Shine Devotion and Prayer Breakfast Morning Worship Morning Devotional Message Debriefing Session Tea Break Preparation of Debriefing Reports Presentation and Submission Lunch Shopping Trip to Kuala Lumpur

Debriefing – 3 days
Delegates return from Local Churches for Debriefing
Day 14 August 26 (Tuesday) Rise and Shine Devotion and Prayer Breakfast Morning Worship Morning Devotional Message The Great Commission Break Up Session & Prayer ehearsal for Gospel Night Lunch Rehearsal for Gospel Night Fellowship dinner with KL Church Day 15 August 27 (Wednesday) Rise and Shine Personal Devotion and Prayer Breakfast Morning Worship Morning Devotional Message

ound the clock prayer

Excursion to Malacca

Cook – Out Competition!

Fellowship Dinner: Awards & Gift Exchange Evening Worship Evening Devotional Message What’s Next? Fellowship and sharing Feet washing and Send Off

Gospel Night Concert & Presentation

Prayer of Thanksgiving Supper in Kuala Lumpur

Prayer of Commitment Closing of ILM Program and Benediction

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Day 16 August 28 (Thursday) Send off delegates to airport

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Please fill the application form using Block Letters Contact Information
Name (underline surname) Street Address City, Country Date of Birth Gender Home Phone Mobile Phone E-Mail Address Travel Details Name as per Passport Passport No./Date of Expiry Date of Date of arrival departure Flight Details Flight Details Time of Time of departure departure Qualifications & Language Skills Occupation If student, indicate year/major Language Skills (please indicate) Poor Good Excellent Spoken Written Spoken Written Spoken Written English* Mandarin Other Languages – please state * Please indicate here if you need a translator for English: YES Name (in Chinese characters)

Application Form Appendix A
Person to Notify in Case of Emergency Name Street Address City, Country Mobile Phone Work Phone E-Mail Address Relationship Medical Condition Please indicate here if you have a special medical condition or disability that requires monitoring and daily care. Include the medication and specific diet details if necessary. Most Recent Photo


Age Marital Status

Agreement and Signature By submitting this application, I affirm that the facts set forth in it are true and complete. Name (printed) Signature Date

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Church/ Christian Organization Sponsor Information Name of Church/Christian Organisation Street Address City, Country Name of sponsor Position in organization Work Phone E-Mail Address Agreement and Signature of Sponsor I hereby endorse that __________________________ is an excellent candidate to participate in this program.

Application Form Appendix B
Special Skills or Qualifications Summarize special skills and qualifications you have acquired from employment, education, previous youth/children’s work, or through other volunteer activities, including hobbies or sports.

Youth Work Experience Current Position(s) held in church/church organisation Indicate your area of expertise in youth/children’s work (if any) and how this has helped you grow in your faith.

Name (printed) Signature Date Agreement and Signature of Parent (if under 21) I support and endorse my son/daughter as an excellent candidate to participate in this program and will not hold the organizers responsible for any mishap that may arise during the course of the proceedings. Name (printed) Signature Date

CWM Experience Please indicate if you have participated in any previous CWM activities.

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Name of delegate Nationality First Language

Detach and submit Appendices A, B and C
FOR OFFICE USE ONLY Local church placement Name of church Pastor/Youth Leader Contact Phone Email address Additional Notes

Application Form Appendix C

Skills I can offer or wish to develop at the local church placement Summarize special skills and interests that you think you can offer to the local church (Tick (Tick areas of areas of Type of Skills/ interest or Type of Skills/Interests interest or Interests skillsets) skillsets) Administrative Computer Teaching English/ or other Language Teaching Bible Knowledge Playing a musical instrument (pls indicate) Singing Leading in Worship Graphics Design Disabled Deliver a sermon Special Needs Please indicate if you have any special needs Medical Dental Counseling Youth work Children/Sunday School Art Craft and handiwork Old Folks Indigenous Culinary and Hospitality

Follow Up Issues

Confirmed and completed by: Date:

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Contact Details: CWM EAR Youth Committee c/o Overseas and Ecumenical Office Presbyterian Church of Malaysia Gereja Presbyterian Malaysia 7, Jalan Sungai Buaya Off Jalan Klang Lama 58100 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA Office Phone: +60379847361 (Nam Chan) Mobile Phone: +6012 2376102 (Chrisanne Chin) Fax No: +603 79809037 email address:,