Church Planting/Evangelistic Outreach (Summer)
Coastal Villages in Maine
Teams of 10-20 volunteers are need to assist with Multiply Maine, an effort by the New England convention to facilitate a church planting movement among the coastal towns of Maine. Teams will have opportunity to engage in various stages of church planting. The schedule includes guided engagement that may include: event evangelism, prayerwalking, retail evangelism, community building, nursing home visitation, and possible light construction. The requestor will work with the team leader to utilize the team’s skills most effectively. Daily field training and nightly worship is provided. Also included is immersive "Maine" experiences including visits to state parks and coastal regions, local foods and cultural experiences. The intention is that mission teams gain a love for Maine and Mainers, while deepening their understanding of biblical missiology, church planting and evangelism. Teams will need to provide their own transportation to Maine. There is a $289/person cost for the week that covers housing, training, most meals and ministry materials. Housing and meals are provided in a large historic home on 4 acres of fields and woods and in a newly renovated cottage. Beds, linens, sheets, pillows and towels are provided (for up to 20 volunteers). Full breakfast and most dinners are provided. Team will be responsible for travel meals, lunches out in the field, and Friday dinner.
Length of assignment: One Week
Preferred dates: Summer 2020 (flexible)
Cost: Travel to Maine, some meals, and $289/person