Each One: Reach One
Each year, FOPC Missions and Evangelism supports multiple short term missions teams. These teams frequently go to locations around the world such as Malawi, Africa, Rancho Santa Marta, Mexico, La Esperanza, Mexico, Romania, and Russia.
And then he told them, “You are to go into all the world and
preach the Good News to everyone, everywhere.
Mark 16:15 (TLB)
2 0 1 7 T R I P S
July 26 – August 12 | The team will be working primarily with Hope Unlimited, a ministry that rescues vulnerable youth from the streets. The daily routine will consist of doing work projects at two different sites and interacting with the youth through various activities. There will also be a street evangelism component working with a World Venture missionary.
Late July – Early August (2 ½ – 3 weeks, exact dates TBD) | The team will be working with Miqlat at their two orphan care centers building relationships and helping the staff with the daily programs. Together, with older Malawian students, the team will plan and put together two community outreach camps that may include soccer, music, drama, Bible lessons…
July 29 – August 5 | The team will be working with Mexican Medical missionaries at their facility in Baja, CA. The team usually does work projects around the compound or in the community in the morning and helps with a vacation Bible school in the afternoons at a nearby migrant camp. In the evenings there are ministries going on in the community that the team participates in.
Rancho Santa Marta
June 17 – June 24 | The team will be working at a ranch, school and orphanage in Baja, CA. Projects may include construction, painting, harvesting, craft projects, a luncheon for the teachers and a fiesta for the children.
Early October (Approx. 2 weeks, exact dates TBD) | The team will be working with our missionaries in the different ways that they care for expat and national families. Team would also be designing and running a 2 -4 day camp for expat children during a national holiday and possibly doing some language and cultural events.
Dates TBD (possibly Fall) | The team will be putting on marriage conferences for pastors and their wives in Moldova and a vacation Bible school experience for their children during the conferences.
Junior High Trip
Fall 2017 | This trip which usually takes place the first weekend of November gives students the chance to go outside their comfort zone and work with and minister to people in homeless and poor communities. Location of the trip will be determined later. This trip does not require an application at this time.