Friday, August 8, 2008

Upcoming Missions Trips

Opportunities for 2009

No Age Limit

TANZANIA (May-June 2009) approximately a 10 day trip exact dates to be determined

  • Evangelism outreach to the villages
  • Vacation Bible School programs for village children
  • Helping local congregations put up rafters and sheet-metal roofs on church buildings


(summer 2009) exact dates and length to be determined

  • Construction help for a new worship facility of a new facility.
  • Help with a VBS program they have not had a VBS since 2006. They have not had enough people to support it. This would be a great event for high school or college kids and some teachers.
  • Help with small group ministry.

Haiti (exact dates and length of trip to be determined.

  • Project Trinity/Hope is 10 year old Christian Feeding Program that reaches out to close to 8000 Haitian Children.

Mission trips are scheduled for March 2009

Vietnam (February 3-19, 2009)

  • Visit LCMS World Mission projects in Cambodia, along with Angkor Wat.
  • worship in a Lutheran "house church" in Saigon
  • travel to the Hanoi area and visit with Ted Englebrecht, pastor in VN for over 12 years, J.P. Cima, vicar in his second year,
  • ESL volunteer teachers to take part in classes they teach.
  • We will also visit a number of project sites of LCMS World Mission in Phu Tho province and experience how God is revealing his love to people who don't know Him.

If interested contact Bob Allen Director of World Missions Mid-South District LCMS 615-672-0923 email or Call Peggy Krohn at the district office 866-373-1343