St Patrick's Challenge 2024

13 Mar 2024 -
20 Mar 2024
GBP 350.00

Journey Type

Outreach

Group Size

5-20

Apply By

26 Jan

Country

Ireland

Journey Overview

Our St Patrick's Challenge is all about sharing the Gospel with people who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus, with confidence that the Gospel will make an impact on their lives.

Note that visa costs, background checks, and travel to and from Ireland are NOT included in the outreach cost. More info about OM Ireland and our programmes can be found at our website www.om.org/ie. Once participants are accepted, we will send practical information. Price excludes flights, insurance 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 programme begins with training and orientation at Lacken House, OM Ireland's headquarters. Participants will head out in teams to share the Gospel through St Patrick's Day activities in partnership with local churches across Ireland.

Participant Profile

Age Range: 18-70

We are looking for people who are passionate about Jesus and want to share His Good News with others. Participants need to be flexible, adaptable and teachable.

This journey is available to applicants from:
Belgium
France
French Guiana
French Southern Territories
Guadeloupe
Luxembourg
Martinique
Monaco
St Barthélemy
St Martin
St Pierre & Miquelon
Netherlands
Suriname
Canada
Hong Kong SAR China
Macao SAR China
Zambia
Ireland
American Samoa
Australia
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Cook Islands
Fiji
French Polynesia
Heard & McDonald Islands
Kiribati
Marshall Islands
Micronesia
Nauru
New Caledonia
Niue
Norfolk Island
Pitcairn Islands
Samoa
Solomon Islands
Tokelau
Tonga
Tuvalu
Vanuatu
Wallis & Futuna
Austria
Faroe Islands
Andorra
Spain
Anguilla
Antigua & Barbuda
Aruba
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Bermuda
Caribbean Netherlands
Cayman Islands
Cuba
Curaçao
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Grenada
Guyana
Haiti
Jamaica
Montserrat
St Kitts & Nevis
St Lucia
St Vincent & the Grenadines
Sint Maarten
Trinidad & Tobago
Turks & Caicos Islands
US Virgin Islands
Vatican City
Italy
San Marino
Liechtenstein
Switzerland
Åland Islands
Estonia
Finland
Ukraine
New Zealand
Denmark
Greenland
Iceland
Falkland Islands
Gibraltar
Guernsey
Isle of Man
Jersey
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
United Kingdom
British Virgin Islands
Germany
Your country is not on the list? Please talk with us and we will try to work something out for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be accommodation provided?

Initial accommodation will be at Lacken House. We provide bedding and towels. During the outreach at churches accomodation can vary, so participants may need to bring a sleeping bag and pillow (check with office). If you have any particular need/requirement, please let your local OM office know.

Will there be food provided?

All meals are provided and included in outreach cost. Please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements.

Do I need to make my own travel arrangements?

Please fly into Dublin airport (DUB) before 12pm of Wednesday 13 March.

Please book your departure flight for after 12pm of Wednesday 20 March.

We may be able to provide transport from the airport to Lacken House (2 hours away). If not we will provide information on how to get the bus from the airport.

What should my health condition be like?

Check with your local OM office for travel insurance requirements.

Do I need a visa?

EEA and Swiss nationals do not need a visa to enter Ireland. If you are not an EEA/Swiss national, you can visit Ireland for up to 90 days without having to register with the immigration authorities. However, some nationalities will require a visa before they leave their country of residence. Please check if you require a visa to enter as a visitor and we will provide a letter of invitation if necessary. For more info visit www.inis.gov.ie

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