Caring for the Missionary Soul During Times of Crisis:
Every missionary will experience crisis. When they do, how can we be poised to step into the pain and bring light and life? This workshop will explore soul-needs during crisis and how we best minister to the whole person.
Facilitator: Stacey Conard
Stacey serves as the Trauma Healing Coordinator for SIM. Trauma Healing is a developing compassion ministry within SIM. As a Master Facilitator, she travels globally to lead Trauma Healing Equipping sessions and engage new fields. She also works alongside her husband Mark in offering Chaplain care to missionaries worldwide.
Stacey and her husband Mark, an ordained minister, first served overseas as church planters in the western province of Zambia, then for several years in the US military Chaplain ministry and more recently as the pastoral care team for SIM South Sudan. Today, they are based in the SIM US Member Care department, serving SIM fields globally. They have five children ages 11 to 18: Grace, Katie, Benjamin, Josiah, and Isaac.