In the remote mountains there are many unreached people groups. Millions are untouched by the transformational impact of the gospel, simply because no one has yet taken it there. We are working hard to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers among these least reached!
Join us through our Missions Exposure Program for five or nine months. You will see and be a part of what God is doing to expand His Kingdom to the least reached peoples of the Himalayas. Trek into remote areas, pray for people, encourage our local disciple makers and share the gospel. You will learn about the church, different religions and yourself.
|Dates:||Sunday, 02 February 2020 – Wednesday, 01 July 2020|
|Apply by:||Friday, 04 October 2019|
|Cost:||£3,180 [GBP] (participants from United Kingdom)|
In the nations capital, you will receive necessary training before being sent out to the remote areas. Be prepared to live out of your trekking backpack for multiple weeks, while travelling in the villages, sharing the gospel and visiting local homes and churches!
You are ready and most welcome to join when you: have a basic understanding of English language; have a learners attitude are open to God changing your life; are confident in your identity in Christ Jesus; are passionate about sharing His truth with others; are in fairly good health condition, both physically and emotionally; will be flexible with any changes or circumstances;
In a shared community house and in village homes. In he city you are based in dormitory-style rooms with bunk beds and shared bathrooms. On trek you stay at local homes or churches. Be prepared to sleep on whatever you bring or what is provided for you.
Local Asian food will be served, especially during trekking (lots of rice!). Be ready to enjoy the food served for the team. Please advise of dietary restrictions.
You are responsible to arrange and pay your own flight. We will pick you up at the airport. All other travel within the country will be taken care of. Unfortunately it's not possible to stay longer, as your visa will expire.
Participants will need to be in good health both physically and emotionally. Be prepared for bumpy bus rides, long hikes in mountainous areas and interaction with local people. Please inform us if you have any health issues.
Please check with your local OM office or the nearest embassy for visa requirements. Majority of nationalities can get visa upon arrival.
Applicants must be 18 or over. This placement is tailored towards those aged 18-45. If you live in the UK, you can use this link to apply now https://fs7.formsite.com/OperationMobilisation/STM_APL/form_login.html Price excludes flights, insurance & any possible vaccinations and is subject to change according to the exchange rate. The price includes OMUK's Getting into Gear (GIG) weekend in Shropshire which is training and orientation. You can attend in either April, June or October 2019. Exact dates to be confirmed. As part of our Safeguarding policy, you may require a valid enhanced DBS certificate, which may cost an additional £20.
There is an information packet available after accepting your application. This packet will contain all the necessary details about what to bring and not to bring.