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Ecuador Mission Trip (Family Friendly), Faith Journeys, Orlando, Florida


Organization: Faith Journeys
Contact Name: Susan Dixon
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: PO Box 2551
Orlando, Florida  32835  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians, Great for Families, Great for Groups, Great for Kids, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): International Missions, Discipleship / Spiritual Formation, Directly Serving People, Children and Youth Ministry, Adult Ministry, Evangelism/Seeker Ministry, Event Planning, Human Resources / Volunteer Management, Men's Ministry, Social Services, Women's Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
0.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
15
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
7
One-time / Ongoing Position: Short Term Service/Seasonal
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Description

This team will leave out of Orlando and head to Quito, Ecuador as well as to the Amazon River Basin. Volunteers will join a team currently training up and discipling young men and women to become ministers within their indigenous community. We'll give you all the tools you need to raise your funds. Come help reach the unreached and be a part of what God is doing! Deadline to apply is Mar 5. In addition to this set team in June, teams can also be organized specifically for your church or for individual families. Pre-trip raining will take 12 weeks. We will 3 mandatory training dates prior to departure. Once in-country, each day will begin with devotional and end with a team debrief. You will sleep safely and comfortably, eating standard meals, and meeting amazing people as you witness God's handiwork already being done. The goal of this trip is to remain flexible to what God would like to do in you and through you as a team. The approximate cost of this trip is $1800pp for the 7 day trip and can vary slightly depending on flight costs. This cost also includes training materials, training space, team building, funds tracking, meals, in-country transportation, lodging, ministry opportunities, and a local ministry donation. We require a $200 deposit at the time of application and it will go towards your trip. Set team dates will have a certified Faith Journeys leader and for customized trips, we will equip the team leader that you choose or if you prefer we can also lead the team for you for a nominal fee divided amongst the team. Training & Preparation A great deal goes into preparing for a short-term mission trip and we are here to help. Through team building exercises, we'll make sure the team knows each other well before leaving home. We will also conduct an in-depth training that includes sessions on cross-culture, evangelism, spiritual warfare, and how to serve others with dignity. You'll have a checklist of items to take care of on your own (like passports, immunizations, and raising support). We will help you stay on track with it all. Volunteers must participate in all training events (which take place in Orlando, Fl)


Short Term Mission Trip Details



References from people who have done Short Term Missions with this organization before are available upon request. Submit "Send Inquiry or Apply" to receive more information.

Benefits Offered:


  • Board/Meals
  • Medical Insurance
  • Room & Board
  • Transportation

This cost includes:


Training, airfare, room & board, travelers insurance, background check, meals, and ministry donation.

Application Deadline (MM/DD/YYYY)


03/05/2017

Length of Trip


1 to 2 weeks

Initially Posted: 02/24/2017
Last Updated: 02/24/2017

This position is available during the following dates only in this year:
Start Date:   06/16/2017
End Date:    06/25/2017