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Spring 2018 Thailand | Joe Locati Work Team
Specific “by invitation only” work trip to install and repair the water systems at two of the Thai mission sites. Marin Covenant is providing funds for project materials and workers for the installations. This trip will include travel to both the north and south of Thailand to inspect and work on projects. Estimated cost, including air fare: $2,000-2,500
4.7-13 Mexico | La Mission Work Team
MCC annual missions project work trip to the town of La Mission, about a fifty-minute drive south of the San Diego boarder. Projects have included things like: working in the medical clinic; working on the medical clinic; building or repairing homes for members of the community; serving the children of the drop-in day care; working around the local orphanage.
Housing is on the campus of the orphanage, in dorm style buildings. All meals are included in tuition. Trip begins at San Diego International Airport Parking in the San Diego area can be provided for those who choose to drive down.
Open to all ages and comprised of a team with diverse views & convictions about Jesus and Christian faith. Done in partnership with Hamilton School and their faculty. Estimated cost, not including air fare to and from San Diego: $600 per person
5.25-28 Nicaragua | Single Adults Trip
Specifically for young, single adults, It will be led by Pastor Ben and done in partnership with our supported missionaries in Nicaragua. Estimated cost, including air fare: $1,000 per person
6.23-28 Democratic Republic of Congo | Jackie Elward’s street kids ministry
Vision trip, to encourage the ministry of our own Jackie Elward. Opportunity to learn and discover understanding of life for the street kids of Kinshasa. Jackie will be our guide as we meet her pastor there, engage with some of the children they are caring for, ministering to, and discover more about one of the neediest countries in the entire world. There is a possibility that this trip could also include a visit to the remote area the Covenant is serving in Jackie’s home country. Estimated cost, not including airfare: $1,000 per person
7.14-20 Knoxville, TN | CHIC Prayer Team
CHIC is the Covenant’s national youth conference. Over 5,000 students from Covenant churches in the United States and Canada (as well as some from mission work in other regions of the world) will gather on the campus of the University of Tennessee in Knoxville for a week of worship, seminars, and extraordinary fun as some of the very best in Christian music and communication are brought together to minister to them.
Prayer team members are there to serve those youth groups, individuals, youth leaders, etc. through prayer. If prayer is your ministry, this trip is definitely for you. Estimated cost, not including airfare to and from Knoxville: $600-700 per person
11.5-11 Kenya | Compassion International Trip
Trip to Kenya with Compassion International. The primary purpose for this trip is to give people who have sponsored children in Kenya an opportunity to actually MEET and embrace their compassion child and, when possible, his/her family. We will also visit and minister in the local village MCC adopted (and where many of MCC's sponsored children live), and visit other important Compassion International sites in the area.
Compassion limits the size of these groups and will let us know the maximum number as we approach the date. This trip is organized by Compassion International in response to our specific request.. Estimated costs, not including round trip airfare to Nairobi: $1,700 - $2,000 per person, all inclusive (exact costs will depend on several factors - including cost of bringing your sponsored child into the area).