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Kia ora and welcome. We are a missional community in New Zealand, centered around prayer, worship and love for God's presence. We train and equip disciples to be sent into the nations.

Pioneers DTS

Starts Jul 10, 2017

This DTS track is for those who feel called to go where few have gone before and leave a legacy for others to follow. Discover how to engage with unreached people groups and launch into accomplishing the unfinished task of missions.

Media DTS

Starts Jul 10, 2017

With the Media DTS track we want to empower people with an interest in media to creatively use their talents for God's purposes through hands-on training and understanding the role of media in fulfilling the Great Commission.

Musicians & Singers DTS

Starts Jul 10, 2017

We want to see burning hearted worshippers raised up who will awaken worship in every nation and every part of society.

Ocean to Mount DTS

Starts Jul 10, 2017

Get ready to go on an adventure experiencing the beauty, adrenaline and fun of New Zealand, connecting your longing for adventure to the One who created it. You'll learn how to draw people into the heart of God through doing what you love.

Intimacy to Impact DTS

Starts Jul 10, 2017

The more personal your relationship with God is, the more fuel you'll have to impact and influence others. On Intimacy to Impact DTS you'll grow in confidence in your prayer life and in how to share Jesus with people.

Activate DTS

Starts Oct 2, 2017

Activate DTS aims to gather and equip individuals who believe that God wants to move in the nation of Aotearoa New Zealand, to see every New Zealander love God, love the Church and love the lost.

Pasifika DTS

Starts Oct 2, 2017

This DTS is targeted at Islanders and those who have a heart or calling to see Pacific Islanders saved, trained, and sent out, and who want to build a stronger and deeper relationship with God and make him known.

Leaders Internship

Starts Jul 1, 2017

You have the innate ability to influence those around you. How are you stewarding it? Our goal for YWAM Leaders Internship is to train up leaders in every sphere of society in which they find themselves. This three-month internship is an intro to YWAM Bethlehem staff in which you will…

School of Biblical Studies

Starts Sep 25, 2017

The School of Biblical Studies (SBS) is a nine-month course in which students study through each of the incredible 66 books of the Bible 5 times. An inductive approach is taught, in which students observe what the text says and then let it shape their beliefs. In these nine months students study about God's beating heart for the lost, their identity and fullness in Christ, and God’s plan of redemption for mankind.

Seraphim’s Cry School of Worship

Starts Oct 2, 2017

This is a second level school for those who are passionate about worship, enthusiastic about music, and longing to know God on a deeper level. The heart behind the school is to call forth true worshipers who will minister to God's heart and be equipped to bring others into His presence.

School of Frontier Missions

Starts Jan 15, 2018

The School of Frontier Missions is a three month lecture phase school focused on sending long term missionaries into the field. We believe that God is sending out laborers into the field who have burning hearts for His presence and a longing to see the nations encounter Him.

Pacific Bible School for the Nations

Starts Apr 16, 2018

Join us for 4 months of deepening your relationship with God through studying His Word, then learn how to communicate His truth to others during the 2 month outreach.

Word by Heart

Starts Jul 16, 2018

God's word is alive and active, powerful and moving to those who hear it. The Word by Heart school applies specific techniques for memorizing the Bible and teaches how to present it to other people in compelling ways. We believe that lives will change and hearts will burn at the hearing of the gospel in this fresh and profound way.

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Who We Are

YWAM Bethlehem's three piece mandate is to be a resting place for God, a resting place for people and a center for training and sending missionaries to the nations. 

Training

We are committed to disciple and train people with practical and relevant tools to make God known in all cultures, nations and spheres of society.

Missions & Prayer

We are partnering closely with the Tauranga House of Prayer. Together we're committed to worship and adore Jesus and contend for God's will to be done in our city and on Earth. We believe in the marriage of prayer and missions, not just at an organizational level but at a heart level, and that this partnership plays an important role in fulfilling the Great Commission.

Who We Are

Prayer & Worship
Missions
Discipleship
Faith
Holiness
Honour
Whole-Heartedness