Vision and Mission of NAMMA (ADM102)


Description

This course is an introduction to the mission and vision of the North American Maritime Ministry Association (NAMMA). NAMMA is an ecumenical, Christian association of individuals and affiliated organizations involved in maritime ministry throughout North America, including the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean. Founded in 1932 as the National Group of Seamen’s Agencies, it was renamed NAMMA in 1991. Its mission is to provide a framework to support and assist port chaplains and others in their ministry to the spiritual, moral, human rights, and physical concerns of mariners and all others in the maritime community. NAMMA helps equip port chaplains with the resources needed to carry on their ministry. It acts as a consultant and coordinator for services and training, as well as providing standards for these services. NAMMA includes approximately 100 member individuals from a wide variety of denominations and 55 affiliated ministry agencies. NAMMA also serves as the North American region of the International Christian Maritime Association.

Content
  • Welcome
  • Sea Blindness
  • Vision and Mission of NAMMA
  • Video Introduction
  • Vision and Mission of NAMMA
  • Vision and mission of NAMMA Fill in the Blanks
  • History of NAMMA
  • Our Membership
  • The Benefits of Working Together in NAMMA
  • Value of Partnerships
  • Board and Staff
  • Some Current Projects of NAMMA
  • Professional Development
  • NAMMA Conferences
  • Key Developments
  • Ecumenical Partners
  • NAMMA Conference 2014
  • Additional benefits of membership in NAMMA
  • NAMMA's International Partners
  • Acronyms!
  • Conclusion
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed