Redeemer International School of Ministry - RISOM
What is RISOM?
RISOM is the acronym for the internationally-recognized name
of the Redeemer International School of Ministry®...
which is part of the world's largest video Bible school with
more than 12,000 training sites in 141 nations.
• A church-based, cost-effective, easily implemented video
training program with a complete professionally-recorded
training curriculum, including a facilitator’s guide,
workbooks, group discussions, homework assignments and
• A bilingual program that is available in over 60
languages, including a non-bilingual version called ISOM
Express for English only students.
• A program that respects pastoral leadership and authority.
• A powerful missions tool where knowledge, character and
spiritual gifts are equally taught, providing an opportunity
for every willing person in the Church to be trained for
• A curriculum with well-known teachers that impart life
messages in their areas of expertise.
• A program with no denominational ties through which
the power of the Holy Spirit is manifested.
For additional information, please contact us.
What RISOM students
have to say about their experience...
"There have been a few academic experiences that I
could say have positively affected my life. RISOM is
one of those. Designed as discipleship-training
curriculum for those seeking
God's face, it challenges you not only to understand
God's direction for your life, but also to lead you
into living that direction.
The fast moving, but reflective nature of the content
and delivery, kept me wanting to be in class and, in
fact, I could not wait until the
On a mission trip to Nicaragua in
November 2008, where RISOM had been established and flourishing, I asked some of the 150 RISOM students and
graduates, how RISOM had affect them. The answer was "powerfully,
life itself, and could not wait to tell the world
about the Love of Christ Jesus." I could joyfully see
that the curriculum is also meeting the Great
If you are at a point in your life that you want to be led by the Holy Spirit and
have a heart's desire to serve God, run, do not walk,
to your nearest RISOM course! You will not be
- Charles Castle, Class of 2006
"I wish I could attend RISOM every Sunday morning for
the rest of my life!"
- Chuck Tressler, Class of 2010