Leadership is the most essential aspect of effective outdoor ministry. Christian outdoor leaders guide people through character forming experiences by artfully using God’s creation as the primary tool for transformation.
Christian outdoor leaders from many countries have asked me why there are so few books and articles written on outdoor leadership and experiential learning from a biblical perspective. This motivated me to explore further what the Bible has to teach us about outdoor leadership skills.
So with the Bible as our training manual, this series will help us connect transforming experiences in the outdoors with life-changing truth in the Bible. The scope of skills needed to safely and effectively lead others in the wilderness is extensive. So the tutorials below offer practical knowledge for both experienced and novice outdoor leaders: