/missiontrips/

2017 Mission Trips

Valleydale Church provides opportunities for members to travel in the United States or throughout the world to proclaim the name of Jesus. For more information on these trips or to register, please complete the form below.

National

CLARKSTON, GEORGIA

Partnership Coordinator: Patrick Sawyer (psawyer@valleydale.org)
Trips: Spring Break (March 26-28), Spring Medical (April 22), Mission 24 (May 5-6 & May 14-15), Fall Medical (TBD)

BUILDERS FOR CHRIST

Destination: Gatlinburg, TN
Dates: June 11-17
Group Size: 30+
Approx. Cost: TBD
Team Leader: Ralph Harris (james21718@bellsouth.net)
Trip Description: Builders for Christ is a group of men and women serving our Lord Jesus Christ on the mission field of church construction. Come join others from all walks of life.  There is a job for everyone!  All you need is a servant’s heart and willing hands.

HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA (ESSENTIAL CHURCH)

Dates: June 28-July 2
Team Size: 20+
Approx. Cost: TBD
Partnership Coordinator: Lauren Weathers (the_weathers@yahoo.com)
Description: This is an entry-level trip designed for families with kids. Huntsville is the project for Valleydale’s VBS this year. The service project will focus on impacting the Huntsville community with Essential Church. Come join Pastor Chuck for a fun trip and watch your VBS  mission efforts in action!

BURLINGTON, VERMONT

Dates: Late June
Team Size: 8-10+
Approx. Cost: $1,600 (depending on transportation)
Team Leader: Contact Angie Graves (boangie@bellsouth.net) for more information.
Trip Description: Come help us evangelize one of the most unreached state in America. We will be working alongside local church plants to help strengthen relationships with their communities.

KANSAS CITY, KANSAS

Dates: July 14-21
Team Size: 16-20+
Approx. Cost: For a family of 4 – $1,650 (approximated cost of driving), $4,680 (approximated cost of flying)
Team Leader: Contact Angie Graves (boangie@bellsouth.net) for more information.
Trip Description: This team will partner with Vertical Church in Merriam, Kansas to serve the community through projects at the local schools, hosting block parties, prayer walking, and community building with the Vertical Church Family.  This is a great mission trip for families.

WASHINGTON, D.C.

Dates: July 14-21
Team Size: 12+
Approx. Cost: TBD
Team Leader: Tamara McCammon (voshon@bellsouth.net)
Description: Come join our efforts in Valleydale’s SEND City. This team will partners with new church plants to help build relationships within their community.

HUNTSVILLE, AL (ESSENTIAL CHURCH)

Team Size: 4-12
Approx. Cost: TBD
Partnership Coordinator: Dawn Sawyer (dms717@hotmail.com) Contact Dawn for more information.
Description: Mission 24 trips are 24-hour trips perfect for serving over a weekend with your family and friends. We will work alongside Essential Church doing various projects in downtown Huntsville with intentions of sharing God’s love with the people living there.

International

ARMENIA (CLOSED)

Dates: March 16 – 25
Team Size:  8 -10
Approx. Cost:  $1700
Team Leader: Ben Howell (benjhowell34@gmail.com)
Trip Description:  This trip will provide participants with the opportunity to engage members of an unreached people group with scripture distribution and witnessing opportunities on the streets and in a cafe.  The team will be working with local believers who will assist when language barriers are present.  All adult ages are welcome.  Interested participants should note that extensive walking is required.

MALAYSIA (CLOSED)

Dates: March 16 – 25
Team Size: 3 – 5
Approx. Cost:  $2,250
Team Leader:  Kam Pugh (kpugh@valleydale.org)
Trip Description: This trip will provide participants with the opportunity to engage members of an unreached people group with Scripture distribution and witnessing opportunities.  The team will be working with local believers who will assist when language barriers are present.  Weather could be hot and humid.

BRASILIA, BRAZIL
Dates: May 27 – June 4
Team Size: 20+
Approx. Cost: $2000
Team Leader: Mike & Cynthia Mace (bamamaces@bellsouth.net)
Trip Description: The team will work with the local church body to construct a building for a local church (through Brazil Baptist Association). Additionally, the team will witness to local workers/community through daily devotion/prayer time and dedication service.

NEPAL (CLOSED)

Dates: April 1 – 14
Team Size: 4-6
Approx. Cost: $3,000 (estimated)
Team Leader: Rob Compton (rcall4him@gmail.com)
Trip Description: Vision Trip

PERSIAN JOURNEY

Dates: May or June
Team Size:  6 +
Approx. Cost: $3200
Team Leader: Contact the Mission Office (rrobinson@valleydale.org) if interested.
Trip Description: This trip will provide participants with a cross-cultural opportunity to engage members of an unreached people group while participating in a tour of cultural and biblical sites in the country.  The tour will provide a greater understanding of the spiritual needs of the people while providing a view of the biblical heritage of this country.  While on the tour, the team will constantly focus on subtle prayer walking efforts.

MOLDOVA

Dates: July 6-15
Team Size: 12-16
Approx. Cost: $2500
Team Leader: David Edge (davidjanedge@bellsouth.net)
Trip Description: This team will help plant a church in a village using a medical clinic and children’s ministry.

EAST ASIA

Dates: June
Team Size: 4 – 6
Approx. Cost: $3,500-$3,800
Team Leader: Contact Brett Mims (bmims@hotmail.com) for more information.
Trip Description: This trip will provide participants with an opportunity to support multiple aspects of work related to an unreached people group.

LONDON

Dates: August 5 – 12
Team Size: 6-8
Approx. Cost: $2,400
Team Leader: Contact the Missions Office (rrobinson@valleydale.org) for more information.
Trip Description: A church plant, Silver Street, has begun in an unreached area of London by our partners, Jamie & Joie’s church.  The team will work with Silver Street, and will prayer walk, distribute scripture, and canvas the neighborhood.

MIDDLE EAST

Dates: October
Team Size: 6-8
Approx. Cost:  $2100
Team Leader: Contact the Missions Office (rrobinson@valleydale.org) for more information.
Trip Description:  This trip will provide support and encouragement for the work among an unreached people group as part of our multi-year church planting partnership.  This team will be working with our partners and local believers to further the Gospel in this area.

CUBA

Dates: Fall
Team Size: 5-10
Approx. Cost: $1,800-$2,000
Team Leader: Contact David Edge (davidjanedge@bellsouth.net) for more information.
Trip Description: This team will work with the Eastern Baptist Convention to help plant a church in eastern Cuba and encourage Cuban pastors and missionaries through prayer, worship, and resources.

For More Information

For more information, please use the form below to contact our trip leaders. They will respond to you very soon. Thank you for your interest!