Church Planting/Evangelistic Outreach (Summer)
Coastal Villages in Maine
Teams of 5-20 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 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 $150/person cost for the week that covers training, most dinners and ministry materials. Multiply Maine will help arrange housing according to COVID-19 conditions and Maine state safety protocols. (As this changes, we will update the information) Beds or air mattresses, linens, sheets, pillows and towels are provided (for up to 20 volunteers). Team will be responsible for travel meals, lunches out in the field, and Friday dinner.
Length of assignment: One Week
Preferred dates: Summer 2021 (flexible, requestor will work with team leader to secure a date)
Cost: Travel to Maine, some meals, group housing and $150/person