Orientation One: Initial Information Session NOVEMBER, 2012
Held six to ten months before departure, this initial information session gives potential
participants a clear idea of the trip’s purpose and destination, as well as the realities of
traveling in the country. This session should help potential travelers discern whether they
are ready and able to participate in the trip.
To provide an overview of the trip and its challenges;
To introduce potential travelers to one another;
To introduce the Companion Synod Program and your relationship;
To introduce the accompaniment model of mission; and
To give you a taste of the country and church you will visit.