Imagine having to walk miles just to get drinking water each day! Come to Malawi, Africa and bring not only water, but also the living water of Christ to the Malawi people as you work hand in hand with local Malawians to provide a well for a local village.
Teen Missions Trip (ages 13-19)
Travel: After Commissioning you bus to the Orlando International Airport for a flight to Washington D.C. before boarding a flight across the Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. A connecting flight takes you across the Equator to Lilongwe, the capital of Malawi. It is a two-hour drive from the airport to the Teen Missions in Malawi Bible, Bible, Missionary & Work (BMW) Training Center in Chipoka located on the shores of Lake Malawi. After packing necessary supplies, your team will head to a remote village that does not have access to clean water.
Ministry: At Boot Camp, your team will be trained on how to operate a drilling rig that you will use to drill the well. While half the team runs the drilling rig, the other half will be doing evangelism with the orphans and children who will come and watch. At night see the skies come to life with star constellations only seen in the southern hemisphere.
Adventure: At the end of your summer, an overnight Safari trip is planned to Liwonde National Park. Here you may see many of Africa’s amazing wildlife on a game drive through the untouched wilderness. Keep your eyes open for elephants and hippo! You will also have a chance to shop for wood carvings, jewelry and traditional drums.
Dates: June 18 – August 13
Estimated Project Expense: $4890 U.S. plus $30 Registration Fee