Asia - Outreaches in different countries  |  Bilingual conference  |  Cross culture experience  | Discipleship Training

Join us for STEP OUT - a short term programme that provides practical mission training as well as hands-on experience in Asia! Choose from various outreaches which vary in length, location and ministry type so you can choose the outreach most suitable for you. Please note, spaces are limited on each team and some fill up quickly each year.

STEP OUT Conference

27-30 July 2024 - Enjoy the conference which includes main sessions, interactive sessions, team building, practical workshops, cross-cultural awareness, 'GO' night, a prayer night and a community night. 
31 July - Travel with your teammates to the outreach for the following days!

Dates

 Saturday, 27 July - Tuesday, 30 July 2024

Apply by

30 May 2024

Conference Only Cost (excluding flights & insurance) £240
Ages 18+
Suitable for single people welcomemarried couples welcomesorry, no familiesgroups welcome 

Outreaches after Conference

After the conference, on 31st July, you will travel with your teammates to the outreach country. You will be involved in local mission based on an educational programme.

The costs below include the conference costs. There is a reduction in price for those who apply before 1st May 2024.
 

Type of Ministry

Outreach end date 2024

Conference + Outreach Cost (excluding flights, insurance, vaccinations or DBS if required)

Taiwan - Taitung

Children's ministry with disadvantaged families

Monday, 05 August

£455

Taiwan - Donggang

Children's ministry & Migrant worker ministry

Monday, 05 August

£455

Japan

Door to door evangelism, prayer walk, English lessons and events, maintenance work

Monday, 05 August

£670

North Thailand

Homeless ministry, connecting with youth through sports, music and art

Monday, 05 August

£380

South Thailand

Youth & student ministry and teaching English

Monday, 05 August

£420

Singapore

Red-light district ministry and Migrant Worker ministry

Tuesday, 06 August

£835

Himalayas

Trekking & Evangelism. Learning about their aids ministry

Saturday, 10 August

£595

Cambodia

Slum ministry, Children's ministry, English lessons, Evangelism & Discipleship Training

Saturday, 10 August

£660

Philippines

Church planting outreach, student & children ministry, home visits, prayer meetings

Saturday, 10 August

£735

Korea

Youth ministry, TeenStreet Korea, evangelism with refugees, labourers & immigrants

Saturday, 10 August

£785

Apply by 30 May 2024  
Ages  18+  
Suitable for  single people welcomemarried couples welcomesorry, no familiesgroups welcome   

Participant Profile

We are looking for people who love Jesus, have a desire to share the gospel and have a passion for making a difference in peoples lives by using their gifts and talents. No previous experience is necessary as this could be your starting point! Additionally, if you have a heart for Asia but are not sure where to start, this programme is definitely designed for you. Another distinctive feature for STEP OUT is the BILINGUAL conference (English and Chinese)! You should also be flexible as outreach schedules may change due to circumstances in the countries.

Accommodation

Accommodation will be simple.

Food

You will be offered Taiwanese food at the conference and local food during the outreach of the country you are in. Special dietary requirements must be communicated in advance (vegetarian, dairy-free, food allergies, gluten free, etc.)

Travel

Participants must arrange and pay for their own travel from home country - Taoyuan International Airport(TPE), Taiwan - outreach country (if applicable) - home country.

For the conference, you should arrange your flight to Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), Taiwan. Airport pick-up will be arranged on the arrival day for those that arrive before 15.00 on 27th July. 

Transportation from the conference venue to the airport will be arranged for before noon on the departure day, 31st July.

For those joining an outreach, you will be sent travel details and suggested flights/travel arrangements once you have been accepted. Please email [email protected] if you require more information.

Please do not book flights until you have been accepted and had confirmation from the team that minimum numbers have been met for the outreach.

Health

You should be in average good health, and must obtain appropriate emergency health, medical, and travel insurance.

Visa & Passport

British citizens can spend up to 90 days in Taiwan without a visa. Specific rules exist for naturalised British Citizens born in the People’s Republic of China and holders of British National (Overseas) passports wishing to enter under the visa waiver scheme.

Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of six months from the date of entry into Taiwan or your outreach country.

Please visit https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice for updated entry requirements for each of the countries.

Notes 

Outreach costs include the STEP OUT conference costs. Price excludes flights, insurance and any vaccinations required and is subject to change according to the exchange rate.

Individuals applying must be 18 or over.

As part of our Safeguarding policy, you may require a valid enhanced DBS certificate which will cost an additional £15.

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