Training Philosophy

Missionary training at RECSOM is vocationally professional, thereby enhancing the effectiveness of our trainees in diverse contexts given our philosophy of integrating theory with practice. We achieve this through:.

Holistic Training

Integrated learning approach of academic and praxis in order to facilitate holistic training of our missionaries.

Integrated Learning

Offer of a wide range of Integrated Learning Weekend (ILWs) in which a mission topic of contemporary relevance is investigated collaboratively by the student body.


Provision of learning opportunities for our students beyond the class room through apprenticeship with our tutors and missionaries working in various contexts.

Contextually Astute

Consistently prodding our missionaries to be contextually astute and faithful to the evangelical biblical worldview.