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Ministry to the Unreached Children at Risk in Abkhazia

Abkhazia is a partially recognized republic, being the homeland of one of the most unreached ethnic people groups that faced war back in 90s. We need you to reach out to the children and teens at risk through camps and evangelise local people with the aim to plant churches in the near future. Step out of your comfort zone and get involved in what the Lord has prepared for them!

The team will serve in two different cities of Abkhazia. The ministry includes 3 days of daily camp for the children and teens, practical work in the city and at a local church, also meeting with the unreached people for fellowship and evangelism.

Singles welcome
Married couples welcome
Sorry, no families
Groups welcome
Dates
Mon 14 Jun 2021 to Sat 26 Jun 2021
Apply by
Tue 16 Mar 2021
Cost
600.00 USD
Ages
18 - 60
Ministry details

The whole outreach will start with 1 day of orientation and end with a debrief in Abkhazia. The whole program will be given for you in English before you arrive to Russia. Upon arrival you will have time of preparations with your team. The first week of the camp will be in Sukhum, the rest will be in Tkuarcheli. Be ready to travel the next 5 hrs from the airport upon arrival.

Participant profile

Ability to cope in a different culture, someone who enjoys working with children and teens, willing to serve the unreached. And easily cope with humid and hot weather +30–°.

Accommodation

You will be staying at local churches in Abkhazia, please bring with you a sleeping bag.

Food

Good traditional Abkhazian & Russian food. If you have any allergies or special dietary needs please let us know.

Travel

You need to fly in to Sochi (AER) airport in Russia on June 14th in the morning. Then fly out from Sochi (AER) anytime on June 26th. The travel to/from Abkhazia will be arranged for you by our staff.

Health

You need to be in good health.

Visa

You need to apply for a Russian double-entry tourist visa. Please contact your local travel agency for more information. This website may also offer assistance: www.waytorussia.net
Also you need to apply for a tourist visa to Abkhazia, we will send you the link for online application, please contact your local OM coordinator.

Notes

Some countires do not recognize the authority of Abkhazia. Please be aware that it is very important to apply for a double entry type of visa to Russia. As this is the only possible way of traveling.

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