Singles, couples, families
Commit to at least four years of service
Complete member application process including: application forms, interview, medical and psychological review
Raise full financial support
Attend Orientation Course in Singapore before coming to the field
1st year in full-time Thai language, culture and worldview study, located in Central Thailand
2nd year move to a ministry location, begin transition from full-time to half-time language study until the completion of full language and culture program
Ability to conform to a lifestyle that matches that of your ministry context. Some locations will present living challenges, for instance, a simple rural livings situation where there may be no running water and access to supplies and services is distant. Others can be located in an urban setting, with standard Thai housing where population density is high and lifestyle is busy, with people and activity all around. Lifestyle in Isaan can range from the most simple and challenging, to quite comfortable.