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Kickstart your life and faith.

International Mission Trips

The road to adulthood is winding. Whether life has gone exactly like you expected—high school, college, career—or not at all, becoming the person you want to be can feel daunting and directionless.

You have 2 options:
1) Face an ever-changing world with only the tools and experience you’ve been given so far
2) Boldly step into the unknown and choose to be challenged and changed by something new

IMMERSION gives you the opportunity to experience different cultures, meet new people, and serve others with your life, as you grow in your faith and discover who you were created to be. Will you go?

Kickstart your life and faith.

The road to adulthood is winding. Whether life has gone exactly like you expected—high school, college, career—or not at all, becoming the person you want to be can feel daunting and directionless.

You have 2 options:
1) Face an ever-changing world with only the tools and experience you’ve been given so far
2) Boldly step into the unknown and choose to be challenged and changed by something new

IMMERSION gives you the opportunity to experience different cultures, meet new people, and serve others with your life, as you grow in your faith and discover who you were created to be. Will you go?

Christian Mission Trips

Serve & Grow on IMMERSION

Serve & Grow on IMMERSION

Expand your world one person at a time.

Open your eyes to the larger world around you, as you experience new cultures and build relationships with your IMMERSION team members and people across the globe.

Mature and grow in your faith.

On IMMERSION, the life and teachings of Jesus become more than just words on a page—they come alive. Join a team of young adults seeking a real, tangible faith in God that changes everything.

Discover your calling and purpose in life.

IMMERSION presents you with challenging experiences serving others along with the space to explore who God created you to be in the world. Who will you become?


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We’re here to help!

The biggest hurdle to getting out the door with your backpack on is simply saying “YES.” Let us walk this road with you and show you that you can do it.

The Experience Mission staff team is here to help you every step of the way. Let’s find the program that’s right for you. Fill out an interest form to get started!

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U.S. and International Mission Trips
 
Christian Mission Trips

We’re here to help!

The biggest hurdle to getting out the door with your backpack on is simply saying “YES.” Let us walk this road with you and show you that you can do it.

The Experience Mission staff team is here to help you every step of the way. Let’s find the program that’s right for you. Fill out an interest form to get started!

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How will IMMERSION change you?

“On my IMMERSION trip, I really discovered Jesus. I was surrounded by his presence every day and fell in love with who He is. I became passionate about living out my life as a Jesus follower being His hands and feet here on earth.”

A.J. Cocetti 3-Month Namibia
“Experience Mission's approach to missions is very relational and biblically-focused. They provide training in a relevant and God-centered way that not only prepares you for your time serving with them, but also the rest of your life.”

Shauna Falconer Gap Year South Africa / Caribbean

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6 MONTHS / 3 COUNTRIES

6-Month

Africa
Jan. 4 - June 24, 2021 Jan. 10 - June 30, 2022

6-Month

Caribbean / Latin America
Jan. 4 - June 24, 2021 Jan. 10 - June 30, 2022

3 MONTHS / 1 COUNTRY

3-Month

Costa Rica
May 17 - Aug. 5, 2021 Aug. 23 - Nov. 11, 2021

3-Month

Holy Land
Aug. 24 - Nov. 12, 2020 (CLOSED)May 17 - Aug. 5, 2021

3-Month

Namibia
May 17 - Aug. 5, 2021

3-Month

South Africa
Sept. 28 - Dec. 11, 2020 (CLOSED)Jan. 4 - Mar. 25, 2021 Aug. 23 - Nov. 11, 2021

1 MONTH / 1 COUNTRY

1-Month

Africa - Himba
July 7 - Aug. 7, 2020 (CLOSED)July 5 - Aug. 5, 2021

1-Month

Africa - Namibia
May 17 - June 17, 2021

1-Month

Africa - South Africa
Sept. 28 - Oct. 28, 2020 (CLOSED)Aug. 23 - Sept. 23, 2021

1-Month

Cuba
July 7 - Aug. 7, 2020 (CLOSED)July 5 - Aug. 5, 2021

1-Month

Holy Land
July 7 - Aug. 7, 2020 (CLOSED)July 5 - August 5, 2021

GAP YEAR: 9 MONTHS / 4 COUNTRIES

Gap Year

Costa Rica / Africa
Aug. 24, 2020 - Jun. 24, 2021 (CLOSED)Aug. 23, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2022

Gap Year

South Africa / Caribbean
Aug. 24, 2020 - Jun. 24, 2021 (CLOSED)Aug. 23, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2022

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IMMERSION Fundraising Guide
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Don’t let fundraising slow you down!

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What IMMERSION is all about

What IMMERSION is all about

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Short Term Mission Trips

Why IMMERSION?

IMMERSION is for young adults (18-30) looking to be personally challenged in their life and faith—for those in search of the experiences, answers, and life direction that can only be found outside of your comfort zone.

Traveling across the globe, experiencing different cultures, and serving others for 1-9 months can be life-changing, but it can also feel like a big leap of faith. No matter where you're coming from or why you choose to go, everyone wants their IMMERSION experience to matter.

Maybe you’re wondering…
Will IMMERSION be worth the time, money, and effort to go?
Will “pressing pause” on normal life be good in the long run?
Will I be challenged to grow in the ways I'm hoping?

We believe the answer to all these questions is a resounding “YES!” Over the last 8 years, hundreds of young adults have traveled with Experience Mission on IMMERSION programs around the world and returned with completely new perspectives on life and what comes next.

IMMERSION helps you expand your world, mature and grow in your faith in God, and begin to discover who you were created to be. Will you live boldly and say YES?

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U.S. and International Mission Trips

Why IMMERSION?

IMMERSION is for young adults (18-30) looking to be personally challenged in their life and faith—for those in search of the experiences, answers, and life direction that can only be found outside of your comfort zone.

Traveling across the globe, experiencing different cultures, and serving others for 1-9 months can be life-changing, but it can also feel like a big leap of faith. No matter where you're coming from or why you choose to go, everyone wants their IMMERSION experience to matter.

Maybe you’re wondering…
Will IMMERSION be worth the time, money, and effort to go? Will “pressing pause” on normal life be good in the long run? Will I be challenged to grow in the ways I'm hoping?

We believe the answer to all these questions is a resounding “YES!” Over the last 8 years, hundreds of young adults have joined IMMERSION programs around the world and returned with completely new perspectives on life and what comes next.

IMMERSION helps you expand your world, mature and grow in your faith in God, and begin to discover who you were created to be. Will you live boldly and say YES?

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How to join an IMMERSION team

1

Fill out an Interest Form for an upcoming trip

2

An EM staff member will help you figure out if IMMERSION is a good fit for you

3

Join a team of young adults on a life-changing trip!

Fill Out an Interest Form

How to Join an IMMERSION Team

1

Fill out an Interest Form for an upcoming trip

2

An EM staff member will help you figure out if IMMERSION is a good fit for you

3

Join a team of young adults on a life-changing trip!


Fill out an interest form

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Live the local way for 9 months in 4 different countries.

Live the local way for 9 months in 4 different countries.

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6-MONTH AFRICA

Fully immerse in 3 unique African communities

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3-MONTH COSTA RICA

Learn Spanish as you travel from the city to the rainforest

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