Upcoming Missions Trips

If you would like additional information about any of the trips listed below, please contact Pastor Brock (brock@forestpark.church).

 

Asia 2020

Dates: Spring/Summer 2020
Cost: $2,500

Forest Park plans to send a team to Asia to build relationships and encourage a small team of missionaries. The group will host worship services for the adults, Vacation Bible School for the children and have opportunities to prayer walk in the community.

 

Brazil 2019

Dates: July 26-August 4, 2019
Cost: $2,500-$3,000

Forest Park will partner with Pioneer Missions Global to build a chapel for a new church plant in Brazil. Along with the construction project the team will do community outreach and Vacation Bible School.

  • Information Meeting: Sunday, February 10 at 4:00pm in room 289B at the Joplin Campus

  • Sign-up Deadline: Sunday, February 24, 2019

 

Bulgaria 2019

Dates: July 20-30
Cost: $2,500

Forest Park will partner with Salt Factory Sports by sending a team to assist at a basketball camp in Bulgaria. If you love basketball and enjoy teaching the game to students, then this would be a great trip to consider. Our team will help teach basketball skills as well as introduce the campers to the Gospel.

  • Information Meeting: Sunday, February 10 at 4:00pm in room 289D at the Joplin Campus

  • Sign-up Deadline: Sunday, February 24, 2019

 

Colorado 2019

Dates: July 28-August 2, 2019
Cost: $300

We will send a joint team with Risen Ranch Cowboy Church to Keenesburg, Colorado to assist with Rodeo Bible Camp. While the campers are learning rodeo skills they will be challenged to live their lives fully committed to Jesus. If you love students, the outdoors and have a desire to serve; this would be a great trip for you.

 

Disaster Relief 2019

Dates: Unknown
Cost: Unknown

Forest Park tries to respond to national and international natural disasters by raising funds and sending teams to help with disaster relief efforts. If you feel called to help those who are hurting, why not join one of our disaster relief teams?

  • Disaster Relief Training: April 5-6, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Diamond, Missouri

  • For more information, click here >>

 

Haiti (Gonaives) 2019

Dates: June 4-12
Cost: $1,700

We partner with Grace Mission to do work in Gonaives and Limbe. In Gonaives we work with our sister church by doing construction and community outreach. In Limbe we work with Grace's orphanage by doing construction and ministering to the children and staff.

  • Information Meeting: Sunday, February 3 at 2:00pm in the Carthage Campus Lobby

  • Sign-up Deadline: Sunday, February 17, 2019

 

Haiti (Leogane) 2019

Dates: October 5-12
Cost: $1,700

Forest Park will be sending a team to work with In His Hands Orphans Outreach in Leogane. We will be working with the children at the orphanage, assisting with some small construction projects and encouraging the staff.

 

Kenya 2019

Dates: TBD
Cost: $2,700

We currently partner with Rift Valley Academy, which is a boarding school for the children of missionaries. At this time, we do not have dates finalized for the 2019 trip. However, our teams typically help with various projects around the school property while the students are on break.

 

Mission Arlington (High School) 2019

Dates: March 16-22
Cost: $300

Forest Park Student Ministry will be taking high school students on a short-term missions trip to Arlington, Texas to work with Mission Arlington. The students will host Backyard Bible Clubs, do community outreach and service projects. The approximate cost of the trip is $300.

 

Missouri (Middle School) 2019

Dates: March 18-20
Cost: $40

Forest Park Middle School Students will be taking a short-term missions trip to work with The Baptist Home in Nixa, the Missouri Baptist Children's Home and the Baptist Hill Assembly both in Mt. Vernon. The team will do various service projects.

 

North Dakota 2019

Dates: TBD
Cost: $500

Forest Park partners with Sojourn Church in Fargo, North Dakota. Sojourn is a new church plant and our teams will help with community outreach and evangelism. The dates of the trip have not been finalized.

 

Northern Ireland

Dates: June 26-July 5
Cost: $2,500

Forest Park will partner with Salt Factory Sports by sending a team to assist at Summer Madness. Summer Madness is a camp where approximately 2,000 students from across Northern Ireland go for summer camp. Our team will help host various activities (soccer, basketball, volleyball, board games, table tennis, etc.) for the campers.

  • Information Meeting: Sunday, February 10 at 4:00pm in room 289D at the Joplin Campus

  • Sign-up Deadline: Sunday, February 24, 2019

 

Tanzania 2019

Dates: April 3-17, 2019
Cost: $3,100

We are sending our first team to work with Mavuno Village in Tanzania in April. The team will focus on construction projects around the Mavuno property. At this time, the team has been established and we are unable to add additional team members.

Dates: December 2019 - January 2020
Cost: $2,800

We are sending a second to work with Mavuno Village in Tanzania in December. This team will do various service projects around the property, do activities with the children and encourage the staff. Although the exact dates have not been finalized, the trip will occur in late December and go into early January 2019.

 

Thailand

Dates: November 7-17
Cost: $2,500

The Forest Park mission team will host mobile medical clinics and English Camps as well as share the Gospel in rural communities in Thailand.

 

To learn more about any of these opportunities, please contact Pastor Brock (brock@forestpark.church).