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MISSION TRIPS

 

Join what God is doing in Honduras by joining one of our short-term mission trips. Each year we send the following teams to serve with El Ayudante in Honduras:

 

Family Team

  • WHEN: June 24 - July 1, 2017

  • WHO: Adults and their children (ages 13 and older)

  • WHAT: Family discipleship event, children's program, water filtration installations, construction projects.

Peake Youth Team

  • WHEN: July 8 - 15, 2017

  • WHO: High school youth

  • WHAT: Construction, children's program, sports program, water filtration installations.

Summit Men Team

  • WHEN: October 7 - 14, 2017
  • WHO: Men (ages 18 and up)
  • WHAT: Construction, water filtration installations, sports program and more construction.

Medical Team

    • WHEN: November 12 - 16, 2017
    • WHO: Medical professionals (doctor, nurse, dentist, CPR trainer, etc.)
    • WHAT: Attending patients in Clinica El Ayudante and other rural clinics, providing training to Honduran medial staff as needed.

Young Adult Team

  • WHEN: January 6 - 13, 2018
  • WHO: Young adults (18-30 years old)
  • WHAT: Community/family events, water filtration installation, sports program, light construction.

Team Meetings  

Joining a mission team is a commitment to preparation as well. This preparation process is a tremendous opportunity to grow. Through monthly team meetings, you will connect with fellow team members, learn basic Spanish, learn to share your testimony, better understand Hispanic culture, and grow in your devotion to Christ. 

 

Trip Expenses Per Person (all amounts are approximate)

Cost of passport application and optional travel vaccinations not included.

  • Air Fare: $700 - $800
  • Travel Insurance: $36
  • T-Shirt: $15
  • El Ayudante Room/Board: $550
  • El Ayudante Project Fee: $150
  • Cash for travel meals: $50

Average Total Cost Per Person: $1,550 

 

Sample Trip Schedule

Each team will focus on different projects, which makes each schedule unique. The following is a general schedule for the week:

  • Saturday – Travel to Honduras
  • Sunday – Morning church service, afternoon training 
  • Monday – Work projects and community outreach 
  • Tuesday – Work projects and community outreach
  • Wednesday – Work projects and community outreach
  • Thursday – Work projects and community outreach
  • Friday – Morning: projects - Afternoon: shopping/dinner celebration
  • Saturday – Travel home 

 

CONTACT US

 

For more detailed information about a specific mission trip, please contact our mission trip administrator, Debbie Bertolaccini at  dbertolaccini@chesapeakechurch.org.