I’ve sat through many different missions presentations lately. I should be able to tell you how many people in the world haven’t heard the name of Jesus, what the top missionary sending nations are, and the estimated size of the underground church in China.  But to be honest, these numbers escape me. However, I can remember the stories of a Buddhist monk in Thailand meeting Jesus as the Bible was shared with him, of a migrant’s dream to return to his home nation and start a charity focused on mother and child healthcare, and of a missionary’s miraculous escape from a death sentence in Albania in the 1970‘s.

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Do you have a passion for fashion? Are you always modifying and designing your own clothes? Do you believe that the fashion industry can be transformed? Then this is the school for you! This brand-new school in YWAM, the School of Fashion and Design in Missions, aims to mold and equip each student to be able to disciple and influence with values and principles through fashion and through design, in this area, in society and in the nations. You will learn the tricks of the trade in classes like Sewing, Pattern-Making, Drawing, as well as receive teachings in Trend Analysis, Culture Analysis, History of Fashion, Fashion and Design, Fashion in Missions, Identity, Exclusive vs. Original, Developing Creativity, Stage Wardrobe, and so much more!

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YWAM Music Toowoomba is passionate about discipling, equipping, empowering and releasing musicians, bands, individuals and teams into their God given callings. Our dream, is unleashing yours..

For years we have carried a vision in our hearts of establishing a community of artists and support staff who are passionate about Jesus and want to use their gifts to bring His Kingdom to all people.  While visiting Toowoomba in 2010 to serve with 'Easterfest' - God spoke very clearly that we were to establish a YWAM base in Toowoomba. In the early months of 2011 we were sent out from YWAM Brisbane to pioneer what is now YWAM Australia's youngest base Toowoomba is Australia's second largest inland city. Perched on top of 'The Great Dividing Range', Toowoomba is located 120km west of Brisbane. Known as the 'Garden City' and home to Australia's largest Christian Music festival, 'Easterfest', Toowoomba services a large region stretching from the Lockyer Valley to the rich farm lands of the Darling Downs. It is the Education Hub of the Darling Downs region and blessed with many wonderful Churches who enjoy a strong bond of unity, working together to reach the lost and helping those in need.

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God asks us to just use what He has given us to make an impact in our world.  Sometimes that ‘thing that is in our hand’ is a very simple thing – something that we have used as part of life for years.  What happens when we turn that everyday item – the camera – into a tool to reach people with good news about God’s love for them? 

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The desire to Create Content that Disciples the Nations is what is behind one of the newest adventures that YWAM is pioneering in Hollywood. YWAM DNA Studios in Hollywood.  DNA stands for Discipling the Nations through the Arts, and that is our vision - to have those in Arts, Entertainment & Media come together to create content that will disciple the nations with the truths of God!

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