Current Mission Trips
International Village/Atlanta Mission Trip
Ministering to Internationals and Refugees
International Village, Atlanta, Ga.
May 30-June 1
Lodging: Towneplace Suites by Marriott Norcross/ Peachtree Corners
In the mornings at 10am we will do a briefing about how to round up the kids and do the VBS club along with rhythm and worship.
Then each morning, we'll go on cultural safaris around the Village.
Tuesday is our Hispanic day and we'll visit the World Farmer's Market and practice greetings in Spanish, Swahili, Russian, and Japanese.
Wednesday we'll study Islam and Judaism before going to Global mall to see the Hindu Temple and then Madina, an Islamic bookstore and boutique.
Thursday is our special dedication/graduation day. We'll explore Plaza Fiesta a South American mall.
LUNCH We'll eat Mexican, Malaysian, Indian, and the International Buffet (included in the cost of the trip)
Then in the afternoons from 3-4:30 pm well split your team into groups of 10.
We will be doing a backyard Bible club with the immigrant and refugee children living in apartment communities in the International Village of Atlanta.
Your team is responsible for bringing balls, bubbles, jump ropes, a snack for the mission kids at each location. Expect about 25-35 kids at each site.
You will also need to prepare a Bible Story for each day and a small craft to go along with it.
Then from 4:30-6pm we'll pack up and rotate to another apartment complex(s) and repeat the same bible story, craft, recreation...