Experience a Mission Trip

Day in the life:

6:00 a.m. Day begins with personal devotions
6:40 a.m. – 7:50 A.M. Corporate Worship and Teaching
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 A.M. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – Leave for Mission Sites
12:30 p.m. – Lunch at Mission Sites
1:15 – 3:00 p.m. – Resume work at the Mission Sites
3:00 p.m. – return to MGM campus
5:30 p.m. – dinner
7:00 p.m. – evening activities; church service, movie, talent show, sharing time
10:00 p.m. – lights out
*schedule subject to change


  • U.S. currency is accepted everywhere.
  • Small bills are recommended; $1.00, $5.00


  • Interpreters are provided for all ministries.  

Calendar of Short-term Trips

How to Apply

  • Click on Register Now and complete the on-line registration form.

What to Pack:

  • Passport
  • Devotions:
    • Bible
    • Journal
    • Pen
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Camera and/or video
    • Water bottle in a zip-lock bag
    • Flashlight
    • Hand sanitizer
    • Insect Repellent
    • Sunscreen
    • Personal Medications in prescription bottles
    • Pepto Bismol or anti-diarrheal tablets
    • Snacks
    • Sunglasses
    • Hanger or camping clothsline (to dry towels)
  • Bedding:
    • Two twin size sheet
    • Pillow (optional)
    • Blanket (optional)
  • Personal Care:
    • Toiletries
    • Two thin towels
    • Soap
    • Shower shoes
    • Hair dryers work on DR current
  • Mission Site Attire:
    • Loose, longer shorts (longer than fingertips) must be worn to the worksite.
    • T-shirts are recommended; women should avoid sleeveless T-shirts including tank tops.
    • Work boots or hard soled shoes at the work sites. Tennis shoes for VBS, prayer walk or playing with the kids.  
    • Hats are recommended
    • Work gloves
  • Church Services
    • Collared shirts and khakis are recommended men’s wear  
    • Skirts that are knee length or longer and covered shoulders are recommended for women
  • MGM Center
    • Jeans and appropriate shorts and shirts/tops can be worn around the compound
    • Footwear is recommended
  • Beach Attire
    • Bathing suits must cover your stomach. Tank tops over a bathing suit is acceptable.
    • Sports bras are not acceptable outer wear

*We strongly advise against bringing any jewelry

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