International Missions

Operation Christmas Child Year Long Shoebox Collection

Covenant is collecting a variety of items each month to pack in Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes this November.  These gift-filled shoeboxes demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world.  Please drop off any items you would like to donate in the collection boxes located throughout the church.

Age and Gender Groupings:
Girls: 2-4; 5-9; and 10-14
Boys: 2-4; 5-9; and 10-14

Please keep the size of a shoebox in mind when making your selections.

Click here to print off the monthly collection list.

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Africa Gospel Church Baby Center (July 5-19, 2018)

Kenya struggles with an overwhelming epidemic of babies and children being orphaned or abandoned due to poverty, AIDS and other diseases. The AGC Baby Center provides a safe haven for these little ones. It is not an orphanage or a children’s home. Children ranging in age from birth to 4 years of age stay at the center only until they can be matched with adoptive partners.  Covenant teams on mission at the baby center go to love and nurture the children but our teams are working teams that lend a hand with whatever maintenance or improvements that are needed at the facility.  A safari experience is included at the end of the work week.  Please prayerfully consider joining our 2018 team.  The cost is $2,200 and includes airfare, lodging and meals (meals on travel days are not included). The sign up deadline is April 2, 2018.

Belize Mission Trip (January 2019)

Our mission trip to Belize is an amazing opportunity to participate in the distribution of Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes.  Belize is divided into six districts.  Shoe boxes are distributed in different districts each year.  Distribution in 2019 will be in Belize City.  This is a physical mission trip that involves lots of lifting and bending.  The team will spend several days unpacking and sorting shoeboxes for distribution to churches in the district.  Then, the fun part, we get to help give shoe boxes to the children usually in several locations!!  After a hard week’s work, this team will enjoy some free time on one of the islands!  Applications are now being accepted.

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Haiti Medical Mission Trip (June 23-30, 2018)

If you want to share your medical gifts and talents in a place of great need, our Haiti medical mission trip in 2018 is for you!  This medical team will be serving in a couple different locations during the week.  We are seeking doctors and nurses for this team but non-medical volunteers are also welcome.  If God is calling you to go to Haiti, we will find a place for you to serve.  The need is great.  Please join us!!  The cost is $1,500 per person and includes airfare, lodging and meals (meals on travel days are not included).

Panama Medical Mission Trip (July 21-29, 2018)

The Ngobe are the poorest of the poor in Panama. Our teams bring medical and dental care that is otherwise unavailable in the region.  CovMissions funds the medications that the team brings to the clinic.  Medical professionals and non-medical volunteers are needed.  Visiting the Panama Canal is an option at the end of the week.  The cost is $1,500 per person and includes airfare, lodging and meals (meals on travel days are not included).  This team is forming now!

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More International Mission Partnerships

Covenant supports the international mission work of Rhett Thompson (Panama), Drum Family (Spain), April Herschberger (Kenya), Dan Jacobs (Kenya), Jeff & Indra Palmer (New Zealand), Shalom Mission House(Belize)