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Mission Trip Opportunities for 2019

February 04, 2019
Disaster Relief Trip to North Carolina with Bishop Fairley
Hurricane Florence caused immense flooding damage in North Carolina in September 2018. Long-term recovery and rebuilding efforts are needed. You're invited to join Bishop Leonard Fairley and Kentucky United Methodist Volunteers in Mission to travel to North Carolina for a Disaster Relief & Recovery mission trip. We will work in Robeson and/or Scotland County, North Carolina, two of the most ethnically diverse counties in the United States, and one of the poorest counties in North Carolina, which was hit hard by flooding from Hurricane Florence. We will help to rebuild homes that have been damaged and destroyed. No special skills are needed. 

Dates:  May 13 - May 19, 2019
Cost: $350 per person, includes lodging, meals, transportation, supplies and insurance
Deposit: $100 deposit due at the time of registration
Registration & Balance Deadline: April 15, 2019
Ages: Open to adults 18+, plus students aged 14-17 with adult chaperone accompanying
Team Leaders: Rev. Randy Maynardpastorrandy@christchurchlex.com 
                         Rev. Gary Baker - umvim@kyumc.org
For more information including registration link, https://www.kyumc.org/eventdetail/12526150?month=5&year=2019&day=1&display=m


Serbia Children’s Camp                          
The KY Annual Conference has joined in a partnership with United Methodist Churches in Serbia to be in ministry together. There are fourteen UMC churches in Serbia. They are small churches that minister to an ethnically diverse group of people, including the Roma community (formerly known as the gypsy people), which is a marginalized people in Serbia. Our fourteen churches work together to provide a week of camp for the children in their churches/communities.  We will partner with Serbian adults to provide leadership for their children’s camp, help supplement the week’s activities and to continue to build relationships with our United Methodist sisters and brothers in Serbia. 
 
Dates:  July 19-27, 2019
Cost: $2,000 per person, includes lodging, meals, transportation, supplies and insurance.  A $500 scholarship available for anyone under 25 years old. 
Deposit: $100 deposit due at the time of registration
Registration & Balance Deadline: March 15, 2019
Ages: Open to adults 16+
Team Leaders: - Rev. Ashley Tackett-Evans ashleyltackett@gmail.com and Rev. Tami Coleman tcoleman@kyumc.org  
For more information, including application https://www.kyumc.org/eventdetail/serbia-12651758
 
Thailand Missionary Journey
 
Revs. Mike and Sherri Morrisey are our own KY missionaries serving in Thailand.  Many of our churches help support the Thailand Methodist Mission, and their Pioneer Pastors and Blessing Home programs.  Here is an opportunity to serve in this vital ministries.  This trip is open to members & friends of our Kentucky United Methodist Churches.

Applications accepted on a rolling basis until April 15, 2019.
Dates:  October 10-21, 2019
Cost: $2,900 per person, includes lodging, meals, transportation, supplies and insurance.  A $500 scholarship available for all United Methodist Clergy who have never served
with TMM in Thailand before.
Deposit: $100 deposit due at the time of registration
Registration & Balance Deadline: April 15, 2019
Ages: Open to adults 18+
Team Leaders: - Rev. John Kalz John.kalz@m1umc.org
For more information, including application https://www.kyumc.org/eventdetail/12083151?month=10&year=2019&day=1&display=m
 


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