The Caucasus is the most unreached area in Russia being the homeland for many ethnic groups that never heard the Gospel! Come out of your comfort zone and witness for God through children's camps.

The local church has the vision to reach the children in non believing families through the camps. Some of the kids come from dysfunctional families. The team will be leading the children and teens camps in North Ossetian village. Come and share God's love with the children through fun, fellowship and games.  

 Dates Wednesday, 03 – Wednesday, 17 July 2019
 Apply by Friday, 03 May 2019
 Cost £320
 Ages 18+
 Suitable for single people welcomemarried couples welcomesorry, no familiessorry, no groups

Ministry Details

The programme starts with one day orientation and will finish with a debrief in Vladikavkaz

Participant Profile

You need to be flexible and able to adjust to a different culture. You also need to enjoy working with kids, teens and youth. You should be able to cope well with humidity and summer heat of around 25-35 degrees.

Accommodation

The team will be sleeping in the guesthouse of the local church for the first days and then camping in tents. Please bring your sleeping bag and mat.

Food

Good traditional Caucasian and Russian food is provided. If you have any allergies please let us know.

Travel

You will need to book flights to Vladikavkaz (OGZ) to arrive on July 3 and depart on July 17. You will be collected from and dropped back off at the airport. Please don't book any flights unless you have applied and received an acceptance email from the Short Term Missions team.

Health

You should be in a good health and able to cope with humidity and summer heat (+25-35 degrees). Be prepared to go hiking on the mountains of the Caucasus.

Visa

You will need to apply for a Russian visa which would cost a minimum of £100. Please see https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/russia/entry-requirements for advice.

Notes 

Applicants must be 18 or over. This option is tailored towards those aged 18-50. Price excludes flights, visa, insurance, any possible vaccinations and is subject to change according to the exchange rate. As part of our Safeguarding policy, you may require a valid enhanced DBS certificate which will cost an additional £20. 

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