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Global Outreach Trips for 2017–18

Contact the Global Outreach office or a team leader listed below for more information.

Fall

Team Type Dates Leader Description
Discipleship Navajo Oct. 14–21, 2017 Aaron Cook Serve in a Mission school
Houston Relief Service work / Evangelism Oct. 14–21, 2017 Keith Holcomb Serve through Northeast Houston Baptist Church mission

Spring Break

Domestic

Team Type Dates Leader Description
Atlanta Refugee Refugee March 3–10 Tom Kim (SL) Serve the community of kids, adults, Muslims, and more with service activities and fun events
Baptist Children’s Home (MI) Work projects / Children March 3–10 Leah Vance (SL) Participate in work projects at children’s home in rural Michigan and interact with the children at the home.
Dearborn Muslim March 3–10 Kurtis DePree (SL) Participate in mission outreach/evangelism and learn about Islam and Middle Eastern Culture.
Inner City Impact Children March 3–10 Rachel Leake / Amy Adams (SL) Minister to children by tutoring/assisting in the classroom at a Christian school and participating in Bible Clubs/evening activities.
NYC Outreach Church Ministry / Community Outreach March 3–11 Seth Gillespie/Cassie Rakowski (SL) Minister to the homeless/low income population in a variety of settings and street evangelism in NYC.
Service Over Self Construction March 4–9 Andy Arrequin (SL) Renovate homes of economically disadvantaged homeowners in hopes of sharing the Gospel.

International

Team Type Dates Leader Description
Dominican Republic Dental March 2–9 Michael / Melissa Burns Provide basic dental and medical care while spreading the Gospel.
Ecuador Children’s Ministry / Work Project March 2–11 Priscila Gonzalez (SL) Partner with missionaries to minister to children in the nearby communities involving the local schools and VBS.
Eleuthera Youth / Children March 3–10 Ryan Liming (SL) Work with youth in public schools by hosting a gospel event, after school events and connecting with a local youth camp.
Haiti Construction / Children March 2–9 Leanne Rubosky Involves food distribution, evangelism, visiting children in the orphanage and a work project.
Honduras Dental / Medical March 2–11 Olivia Benitez / Caston Rowse Provide basic medical/dental/vision care, medications, and health education while sharing the Gospel.
Ivory Coast Medical / Children’s & Sport Ministry March 2–10 Tom Mach Partner with mission clinic to provide healthcare as well as minister through evangelism, children’s ministry & sport’s ministry.
London College Evangelism March 2–10 Mike Slagle CRU Communicate the Gospel and live your faith in a post-Christian context at top universities in London.
 Malawi Nursing March 1 - 11 Sharon Christman Partner with mission clinic to provide healthcare as well as minister through evangelism, children's ministry & sport's ministry.
Mexico MK Camp Child / Youth Camp March 2–11 Josie Grooms (SL) Work as counselors & activity directors for spiritual emphasis camp serving locals, international students & the missionary community from Mexico.
Middle East Athletic Training March 1–10 Rebecca Stokes Team will run coaches clinics.
Peru AMG Children’s Ministry March 3–11 Ken Ivins AMG / Jordan Farley (SL) Work with children in childcare singing songs, doing drama, sharing the love of Jesus in practical ways, and bringing the Gospel to life.

Summer

Domestic

Team Type Dates Leader Description
Covenant Mission Camp Junior High Camping Ministry July 7 - 13 Abbey Andrews (SL)

International

Team Type Dates Leader Description
Alaska Nursing May 7 - June 4 Carolyn Barnett Nursing Juniors serve at the Cross Road Medical Center in clinic duty and teach Bible lessons to children in native villages.
Bolivia Engineering July–Aug. Fred Harmon Engineering students build and test wells in rural areas and share testimonies and presentations in churches.
Brazil Volleyball Aug. 3–11 Doug Walters / Abby Shelton
China General Ministries May 7 - 19 Curtis Cline Team explores China while meeting wonderful Chinese young people and learning the language and culture. They receive hands on experience teaching English, participating in sports ministry, building friendships and sharing the Gospel.
Cuba Baseball May Mike Manes
Czech Republic Youth Camp July 23–Aug. 8 Renee Coffman Team serving as counselors and staff at an outreach youth camp by teaching English.
Dominican Republic Pharmacy May 19-25 Justin Cole Team of nursing and pharmacy students and a Bible faculty member.
Dominican Republic Softball May 29 - June 5 Wes Rowe / Kelsey Chapman
Germany Outreach camps Mid July–Aug. Jeff and Shelley Beste Team will serve in an ESL kids day camp or a teen camp leading worship, devotions, food prep.
Haiti Construction / Children May Leslie Pence (SL) Ministry involves food distribution, evangelism, visiting children in the orphanage and a work project.
Honduras Nursing May 7 - June 4 Katie Loper Nursing Juniors will serve alongside mission agencies focused on
care for children who are undernourished, as well as education for
families and caregivers. Additional time will be spent in a variety of
non-clinical settings within the communities.
India Pharmacy June–July Thad Franz Team consists of pharmacy students that serve in 4 different Bible centers to provide teaching on various health topics and the Word of God.
Italy English Camp June Team ministers as counselors & staff by participating in games, crafts, and music and English class helpers.
Italy Chamber Orchestra May 6–17 Carlos Elias Will perform light classical pieces as well as sacred repertory in
different churches and Christian schools with the goal of
strengthening the churches' presence in the communities and
introducing people to the gospel.
Kosovo Leadership / STEM May Bekah Brewer Build one-on-one relationships with students, teachers, and staff through teaching, mentoring and serving. Opportunities exist to use sports, music, drams, photography, science, math, global business, history, engineering, industrial & innovative design and more.
Malaysia Drama July 22-Aug. 7 Dawn Schluetz Team will hold drama camp for Jr/Sr High students at Dalat
International School as well as minister in local churches.
Mexico Sports July 29 - Aug 12 Kris DeWitt Team will run a basketball camp each day and reach out to the kids and youth of La Paz, MX in a youth center each evening.
Nigeria Pharmacy May 11 - 25 Bethany Sibbits/Samson Amos Team will be partnering with the sites in Jos, Nigeria to serve the
children's homes as well as providing health information and
training to the caregivers. The team will also have the opportunity
to work with local churches to volunteer in nearby health and
addiction clinics.
Peru Bible Distribution May–June Team will participate in service projects in local churches and trek to villages and schools in remote areas to distribute Bibles and present the Gospel.
Philippines Outreach May 7 - 20 Partner with urban Filipino house churches, reach out to squatter
communities and serve low income pregnant women and street
kids while building relationships in which to speak the Gospel and
be mentored in the process!
Philippines Nursing May 7 - June 4 Lisa Smithers/Suzanne Lefever Nursing Juniors serve at the Shalom Birthing Center in clinic duty, off-site prenatal outreach, community Bible Studies, primary care clinics and homestays with Shalom staff.
Romania Med / Pharmacy / Nursing July 24–Aug. 7 Nancy Voorhies / Miriam Silaghi Team provides medical diagnosis & care with distribution of free meds, eyeglasses & hearing aids to underprivileged gypsies.
Swaziland Nursing / Pre-med May–June Kim Jenerette (Coach) Team serves with and supports roles for mobile medical ministry. All types of majors and skills are welcome; social work, photography, nursing, IT, business, finances and education.
Togo Nursing May 6–21 Afi Agbo Nursing team serves at Hospital Baptiste Biblique.
Turkey (Western Asia) Children / Youth June 11–July 2 Team serves as counselors at a “holiday adventure” for international children and youth.
Zimbabwe Nursing May 7 - June 4 Naomi Reddinton Nursing Juniors serve in a hospital setting with missionary and national medical staff and nursing schools.