Zion Youth Hong Kong Mission Trip

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A presentation to help others understand the goals and needs of our church's mission trip to Hong Kong.

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Zion Youth Hong Kong Mission Trip

  1. 1. Youth Mission Trips
  2. 2. In 2003, we wentto Indianapolis.
  3. 3. We have gone toKokomo fourtimes since 2006.
  4. 4. Time for an international trip
  5. 5. Why an international mission trip?• Stretch comfort zones• Experience new cultures• The Great Commission – allnations!•It is new and exciting
  6. 6. Why now, in these economic times?•People still need the Gospel• The Great Commission• Spend money onGod’s desires• Following God’s call
  7. 7. What are the needs in Hong Kong?• Relationships• Jesus• Successful schools• Churches
  8. 8. What are the qualifications to serve?• You must be a Christian• You must speak English
  9. 9. What are the benefits to the servants?• Personal involvement in the GreatCommission.• Stretch comfort zones• New relationships
  10. 10. What will servants do?• Build relationships• Lead Vacation Bible School(teach Bible lessons, leadcrafts, music, games)
  11. 11. What is a typical trip like?• Recover from jet lag• Lead upper elem VBS in AM• Lead lower elem VBS in PM• Dinner out on our own orw/ Hong Kong hosts• Sleep at the school• Visit a theme park• Return to Cincy
  12. 12. What help with there be for us?• Beautiful Savior Lutheran Churchhas been there 2-3 times before.• BSLC will supply a guide• BSLC takes 20-25 teensplus adults• BSLC has a DCE w/a call to serve in HongKong. He’s willing tocome to Cincy!
  13. 13. What is the cost?• Airfare -- $1200-1500• In-country -- $300(incl all meals, housing, travelinsurance, transportation inHK)• Guide -- $200?• Travel meals, souvenirs, etc.)• Passport -- $100 (ifneeded)Est Total -- $2000
  14. 14. What is the financial plan?•Fundraisers• Sacrifice• Odd jobs• Write to friends & family• Zion support: matchingfunds• Thrivent (Thank you!)
  15. 15. Matching Fund•Assist counselors•Match youth up to 50%
  16. 16. Who wants to go:- Mikaela Fechner- Noah Hoffmann- Kylie Berning- Alex Rahe- Sarah Robison- Sarah Hatcher- Rachel Robison- Christian Ray- Chris Graves- Amanda Wiedeman
  17. 17. Impact to other activities?• Does not replace anything• Some youth may have to choose• Special fund raising
  18. 18. How to help?• Donate to matching fund• Give/Help with fund raisers• Prayer

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