english as a second language

basic workshop

It can be very difficult to adjust to life in a new country, especially when somebody doesn't know the language. Teaching English provides new ministry opportunities for churches to reach internationals in their communities with the Gospel by meeting a very real need.


The English as a Second Language (ESL) Basic Workshop will train you to establish your own ESL program at your church. Some of the topics covered in the workshop include:

  • Methods of Teaching English
  • Organizing an ESL Ministry
  • Understanding Other Cultures
  • Incorporating Biblical Materials into Lessons
  • Sharing Your Faith


The workshop will be split between training and practical exercises over two days. The dates and times for the workshop are: 

Friday, September 14, 6 pm – 9 pm and Saturday, September 15, 9 am – 6 pm. It will be held at the PSBA Offices in Federal Way.


If you are interested in taking part in the upcoming training, please register below. There is a $30 fee which covers the cost of the required ESL manual and breakfast and lunch on  Saturday.


The deadline to register is Friday, September 7th.


If you have any questions about the workshop please contact Kim Howe at kimberlybhowe@gmail.com.


Dates & Times: Sept 14, 6 pm – 9 pm & Sept 15, 9 am – 6 pm

Location: PSBA Offices, 32924 Pacific Hwy S, Federal Way, 98063

Cost: $30