Living in tents in remote Roma/Gypsy Muslim people groups in Bulgaria. Reaching children, youth, and adults with the Gospel. Through this cross-cultural experience, you will have the amazing opportunity to grow in your faith and relationship with God and help the most unreached people group in Bulgaria: Roma Muslims.
Price excludes flights, insurance & any possible vaccinations and is subject to change according to the exchange rate.
Individuals applying must be 18 or over.
If you live in the UK, and are 18+, you can use this link to apply now https://www.uk.om.org/short-term-mission-application-form
As part of our Safeguarding policy, you may require a valid enhanced DBS certificate, which may cost an additional £15.
What To Expect
The team will embark to Bucharest (Romania) or Sofia (Bulgaria) and travel to Karagiorgiev by car or train. You will have the opportunity to organize kid's programs, youth outreaches, visiting families, and you will have possibilities for helping practically where it is needed.
Age Range: 18-60
If you are adventurous, flexible, and willing to be stretched physically and spiritually, if you want to be challenged in your faith and experience God in a new way through cross-cultural ministry, you have a passion to reach the lost by sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ, then this outreach is for you. Basic Language skills in English, Romanian or Bulgarian.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will there be accommodation provided?
During outreach you will sleep in tents. Please note that it may not be possible for groups, families or married couples to remain together within the different accommodations. Bring your own sleeping bags and sleeping mats. Some will be available if necessary.
Will there be food provided?
Sometimes you as a team will need to prepare your own meals. Please come ready to serve together alongside the team and advise us if you have dietary restrictions.
Do I need to make my own travel arrangements?
Participants must arrange their own travel to and from Bucharest or Sofia. Participants will be picked up by a OM team members at the airport, train- or bus station.
What should my health condition be like?
Participants must be in good health and physically able to carry a backpack, stand, bend, lift, walk, sleep in a tent, and do other physical activities as needed. Everything you take for this outreach must be carried on your back.
Do I need a visa?
You can only enter Bulgaria and Romania with a Passport (or ID card if you are part of EU). Citizens from the EU, USA, Canada, Switzerland do not need a Visa. All others will need a Visa. If a Visa is needed and costs are involved, this is the participant's responsibility to pay the fees. Please work things out with your sending field.
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