The decision to start can be the hardest part of a mission trip. Leaving what is familiar for the unknown is scary. It's also worth it.
If you're getting ready for an international mission trip, we're here to prepare you. Our mission is to equip you with the encouragement, knowledge, and gear that you need for an effective mission trip abroad. That way, you'll be able to spend less time worrying and more time focusing on your mission: serving in the name of Jesus.
Every page here has one purpose: to help you prepare for an effective mission trip.
Getting Started Learn how to find a mission trip that fits you, pack for international travel, prepare spiritually for your mission trip, and more.
Fundraising Guidance on everything from writing support letters to hosting fundraising events.
Articles Get tips on a variety of topics like culture, health, safety, and more.
Podcast Get up-to-date on what's going on in the world of missions, learn from helpful conversations, and get answers to your questions.
Tees Wear something that means something, and remind yourself of the mission that God has placed in front of you.
Gear Find all the gear you need for your mission trip. With everything from bug nets to sunscreen, we'll help you get your mission trip going.
Returning from an international mission trip means going back to “normal life.” But it's not as easy as you may think. Intense poverty. Incredible joy. Unique culture. Powerful God. These elements create a unique “re-entry” experience that makes returning to your normal routine a challenge.
In our newest article, we explore the 4 phases that everyone goes through after an international mission trip. While life eventually goes back to normal after a mission trip, you don't have to. Learn more >>