The ministry of the Christian Discipleship Center is carried on by missionaries or volunteer staff with their own source of income enabling them to serve on this mission field. All staff must read and sign their agreement with the Statement of Faith, Biblical Model of Alcoholism Treatment, and the Principles and Procedures Manual.
Especially necessary in this cross-cultural ministry is sensitivity to the Native culture and appreciation for their values and ways of thinking. Staff need to be loving, adaptable, patient, and earnest in their communication of the Word of God. Above all they must be living examples of disciples who follow their Lord and depend on His Holy Spirit for the power to live joyful, holy lives. Native people learn most of all by example, and those with broken lives especially need someone who will come alongside and help with grace and mercy and model the victorious life!
The following staff positions await someone with the Lordís call and gifts:
The ministry of the Christian Discipleship Center would be most effective if the Lord would lead Native Christian men and women to serve full-time in our recovery programs. Their own life experiences and the ability to relate to their own people are advantages that cannot be duplicated by missionaries from the American culture.