Covenant Short-Term Mission Opps | 2018
Beirut, Lebanon (John & Ruth Merrell / Club 1040)
Dates – May 11 – 19, 2018 | Cost – $2100.00 (includes airfare)
Goal – You will minister to the Lebanese and Syrian refugees with God's love and compassion as well as experience another culture and rekindle a vision and passion for missions and a heart of appreciation in team members, which inspires them to be evangelistic in their own lives. And share the Good News to expand God's Kingdom by leading Lebanese, Syrian refugees and Muslims to faith in Christ or encourage them to deeper faith in Him through connection with local churches.
KENYA (John & Debra Griswold / Care for Aids)
Dates – June 7 – 16, 2018 | Cost – $2,000 (+ airfare)
Goal – You will have the unique opportunity to serve those that are hurting most in Kenya, people with HIV/AIDS. They will be able to minister to these people through prayer, encouragement, and small acts of service.
Bahir Dar, Ethiopia (Marcie Erickson / Grace Center Foundation)
Dates – September 10 - 24, 2018 | Cost – $500 (+ airfare)
Goal – Focusing on the needs of children, you will engage in a VBS program for ages 4 and up and mentor to boys and girls as well as ministering to children and mothers in prison. We also need specific skills like building, maintenance, office work, electrical, teacher, and child care.
Les Cayes, Haiti (Brian Hunter / Place of Hope in Haiti)
Dates – December 26, 2018 – January 2, 2019 | Cost – $1300.00 (includes airfare)
Goal – Participate in a Christmas celebration at Place of Hope in Haiti. Distribute the gifts collected by Covenant Church. Reach out to the surrounding community with gifts and the gospel message.
PRAISE | Covenant Short Term Mission Trip | 2017
SHARE International & Covenant Team Travel
to Turkana (Kenya) Africa | July 7-22, 2017
Update: Mission to Kenya is back to the US, celebrating changed lives as God's Word was extended to unchurched people groups in Turkanaland! Please pray for these new brothers and sisters in Christ!
The Kenya GO Team: Pastor Trent Casto, Pastor Bob Petterson, Marilyn & Bill Mitchell, Gail Dearie, Wanda Garcia, Mary Ann Lee, John & Jennie Poole, Martha Scott, Doug Neve, & Delores, Bill & Emma Grace Burgess
The GO Missions: Share International, Big Life, ECHO & Care for Aids
About This Short-Term Mission: Share International (shareint.net) exists to share the gospel in Turkana, a remote region of Kenya, through recruiting, training, funding, and sending indigenous church planters. To date, Share has planted almost 300 churches and has reached almost 40% of the population. For this particular short-term mission, Share International has proactively collaborated with three other Covenant supported missions: Big Life (big.life): Discipleship training for 100 pastors; ECHO (echonet.org): Training in agricultural practices; Care for Aids (careforaids.org): Expanding ministry to Turkana.