Willingdon Short Term Teams


Current & Upcoming Teams

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BIELEFELD, GERMANY July 12-21, 2019

Willingdon Church will been sending a short term team to assist the Brackwede MB Church with an Outreach Ministry called "MCDU".  This is a chidlren's summer camp reaching out to children and youth in the community. The camp involvers crafts, drama, music, sports and gospel presentations. Over 100 young people attend the camp. WIllingdon Church has been developed an ongoing relationship the Brackwede community over the last several years. 

Team Status: Full


  • Pray for the planning of the camp by the Brackwede Church
  • Pray for the children and youth in the community who come from predominantly immigrant families.
  • Pray that the Holy Spirit would open the hearts and minds of the children and youth to the Gospel message.  



FRANCE July 13-29, 2019

Jaimee Caramay is a Willingdon Long Term Missionary serving with YWAM in Paris France. She has requested that Willingdon Church send a team to assist with an evangelistic outreach from July 13-29 in Paris. The team will be joining over 100 short termers from various countries. The team will have teaching sessions in the morning followed by street evangelism in the afternoon. There are opportunities for team members to also provide logistic support to the outreach team members. 

Team Status: Full


  • For God to raise up many workers for this outreach.
  • For the logistical planning and preparation for this outreach.
  • For the gospel message to be proclaimed and for many people to respond to the invitation to become followers of Jesus Christ. 


BERDYANSK, UKRAINE July 25 to August 7, 2019

Heart of Christ MB Church is a small, vibrant MB church that has a huge passion and vision for reaching Berdyansk with the gospel.  Berdyansk is a Ukrainian vacation spot, on the Sea of Azov, and during the summer, the population multiplies several times. The church has requested assistance with a Youth Camp on the Sea of Azov near Berdyansk. 

Team Status:Full


  • For the Holy Spirit to work in the lives of the 90 youth who will attend the camp
  • For spirtual protection over the campers.
  • For the leadership of the Berdyansk Church as they plan and make preparation for the camp.


CUBA YOUTH TEAM  August 7-15, 2019

A team of Willingdon Youth will be travelling to Holguin Cuba to assist World Serve Ministries with Children's Ministry and outreach initiatives in the City of Holguin. The team will also assist with some light construction and visit and encourage various churches and micro-business initiatives of World Serve.

Team Status: Full


  • For the spiritual preparation of the team as they prepare to minister.
  • For team unity as they work with Cuban Ministry Leaders.
  • For safety in travel.


INDIA Oct 5 to 27, 2019

Child of Mine is a charitable society from Canada partnering with children’s homes in India. They  are called to come alongside the homes in such a way that we can bring value to their vision.They invest in the lives of children from desperate situations developing leaders to love and serve India. Willingdon Church will be sending a short term team to assist with a construction project and ongoing maintenance at the homes. They will also  spend time with the children and staff providing encouragement and care. Come join us and be part of a team that helps make a difference in the lives of the Child of Mine family.

Team Status: Full


  • For the ongoing educational and life skills programs provided to the children
  • Pray for wsidom for the staff of the Children's Homes
  • Pray for the spiritual preparation of the team as they  prepare to serve.


CUBA- NOV 3-12, 2019

World Serve Ministries currently operate a Micro-Business ministry in Cuba which seeks to provide Christian entrepreneurs with training, mentorship, guidance and ideas to help enhance local Micro Business projects. Willingdon Church have been asked to provide a team to teach budgeting, business planning, marketing, biblical business principles and record keeping. The team will be involved in teaching at  two conferences and visiting micro business operations in Cuba.

Team Status: Full


  • For effective teaching times at the conferences.
  • Pray for the Cuban Entrepreneurs as they seek to establish viable businesses in Cuba
  • Pray for the spiritual preparation of the team.


SOUTH EAST ASIA Nov 19 to Dec 2, 2019

Discipleship International is a Christian Organization who are committed to the call of God to make disciples of all nations. They have been asked to provide teaching to local Bible students and pastors using the Equip to Serve Discipleship Training Material.  Additionally they will be providing literacy and skills training for marginalized women. Team size limited to 6 people.

Team Status: One spot open


  • For effective teaching of discipleship materials.
  • Pray for the spiritual preparation of the team.
  • Pray for spiritual growth of the students and pastors.           



Willingdon Church will be sending a team to work alongside Jerry Hranka with Project Amazon. The team will be involved in the construction of a church building in a remote village. The team will also have opportunities to share thier faith stories, conduct visitation and participate in women's and children's ministries. The team will also travel to Fortaleza where they will visit a Compassion Center where many children are sponsored by the Willingdon Church Family. 

Team Status: Open and Recruiting


  • Pray for Jerry Hranka as he serves with Project Amazon
  • Pray for team unity as they prepare.
  • Pray for safetyu and good health as the team ministers


    STAY TUNED for more details on upcoming trips:

    Short Term Teams in Development

    Mexico April 2020 

    Philippines May 2020

    OM Ships June/July 2020

    Ukraine Summer 2020

    Europe Summer 2020

    Cuba Summer 2020

    India ( 2Teams) Fall 2020

    Cuba Fall 2020

    Thailand 2020





    For more details contact Blair Staples at bstaples@willingdon.org

    If you'd like information on how to get involved in short term missions, please contact Blair Staples, our Short-Term Mission Coordinator.