NT: Seed Sowers
June 7, 2018 to August 4, 2018
4 students needed (2 Males / 2 Females)
$1,336.00 + airfare
Get Airfare Quote
Hub City is home to over 2000 refugees from the Middle East. A national partner started a church & it's been amazing to see the Lord draw these Muslim background followers of Jesus to Himself. Team will serve through an English Summer Camp as a trial to see if a school for refugee children is a possibility. Help recruit refugees to the new camp, planning lessons & activities, helping teach children of all ages English 2-3 days a week with the possibility of weekly adult classes. Primary purpose of the English classes are to build relationships AND share the Gospel with the families that come.
Your first stop will be a joint orientation with other Nehemiah Teams. Learning the skills needed to carry out your assignment as well as team building will fill these first few days. Your team will then fly to your final destination for the summer. Following your ministry time you will return to the US for a joint debrief... sharing all God has done over the summer.
Specific cultural topics will be covered in orientation. Must be willing to follow the conservative culture
Largest city on the island but yet a third world city. Malls, lots of traffic, mosques, coffee shops & restaurants as well as slum areas, traditional markets & much poverty. Located on the coast so very hot. About an hour outside the city are mounatins.
Team will live at the building used by the local church for worship. Inside toilet. Bucket bathing. Wash laundry by hand. Kitchen area provided for cooking
Climate is very hot & humid. Will need to be able to climb stairs regularly. Specific dietary needs would disqualify students from serving on this team.
Field supervisor should be made aware of any pre-existing conditions that could be affected by local foods/environment/physical demand of assignment. Students need to be in good health due to the heat, diet & lack of good medical care. Student with d
Equipment to Bring:
Specific packing list will be provided online. Duffle bag/backpack will be provided and will be used as checked piece of luggage.