The YWAM Siliguri DTS centre is located in a quiet area near the teafields of Bagdogra, about 45 minutes outside of Siliguri.
The purpose of this centre is for training of young Christians in the Youth With a Mission (YWAM) Discipleship Training School (DTS).
Whether you are considering a life of full-time ministry, or you just want to grow closer in your walk with the Lord, the DTS is where you want to be. The DTS starts the process in building the rock-solid foundation you need for a life of effective missions whether abroad or at home.
1. To equip the Christian messenger to grow in relationship with God, providing a solid Biblical foundation and encouraging the development of Christ-like character through the personal application of truth.
2. To challenge Christian men and women to become involved in missions and world evangelism, with YWAM or other ministries,awakening a burden for reaching the unreached, a vision for influencing all areas of society, and a commitment to strengthening the global Body of Christ.
3. To impart an understanding of Youth With A Mission International, its foundational values, calling and opportunities for service.
4. To prepare Christians for service in the local church and the local community.
This unique school is for those who want their lives to count for eternity. It's about learning the ways of God, learning to hear his voice, and letting him shape your life and help you do things you never thought possible. Every year, thousands of teens (and older people too) do a DTS at various locations worldwide. Most say it has a radically changed their lives and helped them get to know God in a deep and personal way.
The Discipleship Training School (DTS) is an intensive Christian training course beginning with a 12 week lecture/teaching phase followed by a 8 – 12 week practical field assignment. The DTS is designed to encourage students in personal character development, cultivating a living relationship with God and identifying their unique individual gifts and callings in God. Cross-cultural exposure and global awareness are special emphases throughout the course, preparing the students to reach current and future generations and answer the call to “Go into all the world and disciple all nations” (Mat 28:19).
How to Hear the Voice of God
The Power of Forgiveness
Bible Study Methods
Relationship with God and people
The Character and Ways of God
Evangelism and Missions
Personal Character Development