SERVE Youth Group Mission Trip (Muskegon, MI) July 2022

July 9 - 16, 2022 | ThereforeGo Ministries

Small group on the beach in Muskegon

Trip #25657

SERVE Youth Group Mission Trip (Muskegon, MI) July 2022

Trip #25657

Small group on the beach in Muskegon

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Location:

United States, North America

Dates:

July 9 - 16, 2022
Lasts 1 week to 2 weeks

Activities:

Bible Studies & Small Groups, Community Development, Construction, Service Projects & Helps,

Cost:

Approximately $375 to $425
** See Financial Information Below
Includes: Lodging, Meals
Agency: ThereforeGo Ministries
Location: Michigan, United States
Dates: July 9 - 16, 2022
Lasts 1 week to 2 weeks
Activities: Bible Studies & Small Groups, Community Development, Construction, Service Projects & Helps
Cost: Approximately $375 to $425
** See Financial Information Below
Includes: Lodging, Meals
Inquire about the trip

We look forward to a week in which God will speak into hearts, touch lives in need of His provision and show up in ways we never could have predicted.

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Work site at Muskegon SERVE

What the Mission Trip Will Be Like

Work site at Muskegon SERVE

ThereforeGo Ministries provides week-long high school service trips and other faith-forming events for middle and high school age students. Each year we partner with churches to host SERVE events in their local communities, which are five to seven-day youth mission trips that send students out to care for and restore their world in an environment where they’ll encounter the concepts of justice and missional living. More than just a short high school service trip, SERVE is a faith-forming experience where the communities, congregations, and students involved all experience lasting transformation.

Muskegon SERVE

If you imagine that the map of Michigan is a hand, we’re located at the base of the little finger. The work days for students participating in this mission trip will be spent with some great community-based organizations like Community Encompass, a local transitional housing agency. You may also work with kids at a day camp or distribute food to those in need. You will experience small groups at the beach, have an awesome day, amazing food, and a great day away at Michigan's Adventure. We look forward to a week of growing in Christ and sharing His love!

Our work sites are a combination of relational ministry opportunities and physical work. Most groups change work sites daily so that you get a variety of opportunities to serve. Some examples of the work sites are:

-Visiting and caring for people in the nursing home

-Assisting in community gardens and completing landscaping work for the elderly

-Doing light construction rehabbing homes

-Helping at summer day camps for children

-Stocking, cleaning and organizing at food pantries, as well as giving food to those who are in need

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Relation of Opportunity to National Church and/or Long-term Goals

ThereforeGo Ministries only works with local Host Churches who discern what type of work and community outreach will be advantageous to their ongoing work and community. So your group serves alongside the host congregation, experiencing their passion for Christ and compassion for their neighbors.

Additional Trip Information

Region:
North America
Country:
United States
State/Province:
Michigan
Other Location Info:
Calvin CRC | Muskegon, Michigan
Participant Age:
Sr. High
Eligible to Go:
Groups [max size 100]
Training debriefing
Pre-trip: ThereforeGo Ministries supplies sending church youth leaders with a Digital Resource Box full of helps for adult leaders, vision casting materials (such as parent letter, pastor letter, bulletin insert, etc.) and pre-trip lessons for the youth group. Each adult leader receives the Leaders Guide one month before the trip so they can review the theme material and small group discussion outlines. During the trip: the Speaker, Worship Leader and the Spiritual Life Coordinator from the host church work with youth leaders to weave together the entire experience in light of the Gospel. Personal devotions, small group discussion material and debriefing questions for the work day are all included in the Leaders Guide and discussed in daily Leader Meetings. Post Trip: ThereforeGo Ministries has worked hard with church leaders to develop a post trip plan that helps students think through the spiritual impact of the week and integrate what they've learned in to every day life. The post trip plan is in the Leaders Guide as well as the Digital Resource Box.
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Mission Trip Offered By ThereforeGo Ministries

ThereforeGo Ministries (TGM) partners with churches to host SERVE mission trips in their local communities. SERVE is a unique blend of community outreach and discipleship with spiritual transformation as the goal at every level. We believe this week-long experience can become a significant part of the life of all who participate, including the host churches, participants and those in the communities where we visit.

TGM provides SERVE trip locations in Canada and the United States for middle school (Grades 6-8) or high school (Grades 9-12) students.

You were created for something good and your creator is calling you. Theres no year, or month, or week that should be glossed over. Every moment has the power to change you and shape the future. Every time God opens a door, you will be ready ThereforeGo SERVE!

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