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 your mission trip.
Before You Go Learn how to find a mission trip that fits you, pack for international travel, and prepare spiritually for your mission trip, and more.
Articles Get tips on everything from writing support letters to fundraising to sharing your faith.
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.
Country Profiles Learn about the country you'll be visiting on your mission trip from the firsthand experience of missionaries.
The Nations Tee Wear something that means something, and remind yourself of your mission to reach all nations (Matt 24:14).
Kits Get the gear you need for your international mission trip without the hassle with one of our mission trip kits.
Gear Up 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.
You’ve bought your plane ticket, raised all your support, and had your team meetings.
So much planning has gone into preparing for your mission trip up to this point, and it's hard to believe that you'll be leaving soon!
All that’s left to do: pack. You may have a good idea of what to pack, but what about those few things that you're not sure about? In this new article, we give you the 7 things not to pack for your mission trip.