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International Mission Trips

What's your purpose? Whether or not life has gone exactly like you expected, becoming the person you want to be can feel daunting and directionless.

But what you do next is up to you. Will you face an ever-changing world with only the knowledge and experience you’ve gained so far...
OR
Boldly step into the unknown to be challenged and changed by something new?

Join an IMMERSION team to serve others around the world, make life-long friends, and discover who God created you to be. Find your IMMERSION trip today!

Kickstart your life and faith.

What's your purpose? Whether life so far has gone exactly like you expected or not at all, becoming the person you want to be can feel daunting and directionless.

But what you do next is up to you. Will you face an ever-changing world with only the knowledge and experience you’ve gained so far...
OR
Boldly step into the unknown to be challenged and changed by something new?

Join an IMMERSION team to serve others around the world, make life-long friends, and discover who God created you to be. Find your IMMERSION trip today!

Christian Mission Trips

Serve & Grow on IMMERSION

Serve & Grow on IMMERSION

Make a difference one person at a time.

Serve alongside longterm local ministries and pastors. Live with host families and experience life the local way. Build meaningful relationships that are growing and challenging for you and the people you meet.

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. View EM's Statement of Faith

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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Click on a Christian volunteer abroad program below for trip details and upcoming dates!
 

6 MONTHS / 3 COUNTRIES

6-Month

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

6-Month

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

3 MONTHS / 1 COUNTRY

3-Month

Costa Rica
May 17 - Aug. 5, 2021 Aug. 23 - Nov. 11, 2021 May 23 - Aug. 11, 2022

3-Month

Holy Land
Aug. 23 - Nov. 11, 2021

3-Month

Namibia
May 17 - Aug. 5, 2021 May 23 - Aug. 11, 2022

3-Month

South Africa
Jan. 4 - Mar. 25, 2021 (CLOSED)Aug. 23 - Nov. 11, 2021 Jan. 10 - Mar. 31, 2022

1 MONTH / 1 COUNTRY

1-Month

Africa - Himba
July 5 - Aug. 5, 2021 July 11 - Aug. 11, 2022

1-Month

Africa - Namibia
May 17 - June 17, 2021 (CLOSED)May 23 - June 23, 2022

1-Month

Africa - South Africa
May 17 - June 17, 2021 Aug. 23 - Sept. 23, 2021

1-Month

Cuba
July 5 - Aug. 5, 2021 July 11 - Aug. 11, 2022

1-Month

Holy Land
July 5 - August 5, 2021

GAP YEAR: 9 MONTHS / 4 COUNTRIES

Gap Year

Costa Rica / Africa
Aug. 23, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2022

Gap Year

Holy Land / Africa
Jan. 1 - Nov. 11, 2021 (CLOSED)Aug. 23, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2022

Gap Year

South Africa / Caribbean
Aug. 23, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2022

How to join an IMMERSION team

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Fill out an interest form for an upcoming IMMERSION program

2

A member of our team 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  Quiz: Are you ready for IMMERSION?

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  Quiz: Are you ready for IMMERSION?
Fill Out an Interest Form
Quiz: Are you ready for IMMERSION?

We’re here to help!

The IMMERSION staff team at Experience Mission have all lived and breathed the IMMERSION experience, personally leading groups through 1-9 month long term mission trips around the world.

When you fill out an IMMERSION interest form, we connect with you to help find the right program and answer any questions you have about joining a team. Get started today!

Who is Experience Mission?

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Christian Mission Trips

We’re here to help!

The IMMERSION staff team at Experience Mission have all lived and breathed the IMMERSION experience, personally leading groups through 1-9 month long term mission trips around the world.

When you fill out an IMMERSION interest form, we connect with you to help find the right program and answer any questions you have about joining a team. Get started today!

Who is Experience Mission?

 

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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Why IMMERSION?

Where is your life headed? Whether you’re still in school, taking a break, or just trying to start your adult life, you probably wish you could slow down and really explore the answer to that question. But, sadly, we rarely have the time or space to figure out our purpose in life.

Trying to move forward without a clear direction can leave you feeling anxious and unsure about the future. Maybe you have an idea of where God might be calling you, but “life” is getting in the way. Here’s the good news: you can do something different. A 1-9 month IMMERSION experience gives you the opportunity to grow in your faith and discover who you were created to be as you serve others and make a difference around the world.

Join an IMMERSION team and discover the experiences, answers, and life direction that can only be found outside of your comfort zone. Allow yourself to be challenged and changed by experiencing different cultures, meeting new people, and serving others on a daily basis—and figure out where you want your life to go next.

Take the first step and fill out an interest form today! Our staff have all experienced IMMERSION first hand, and we’re here to help you figure out if this journey is right for you.

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Why IMMERSION?

Where is your life headed? Whether you’re still in school, taking a break, or just trying to start your adult life, you probably wish you could slow down and really explore the answer to that question. But, sadly, we rarely have the time or space to figure out our purpose in life.

Trying to move forward without a clear direction can leave you feeling anxious and unsure about the future. Maybe you have an idea of where God might be calling you, but “life” is getting in the way. Here’s the good news: you can do something different. A 1-9 month IMMERSION experience gives you the opportunity to grow in your faith and discover who you were created to be as you serve others and make a difference around the world.

Join an IMMERSION team and discover the experiences, answers, and life direction that can only be found outside of your comfort zone. Allow yourself to be challenged and changed by experiencing different cultures, meeting new people, and serving others on a daily basis—and figure out where you want your life to go next.

Take the first step and fill out an interest form today! Our staff have all experienced IMMERSION first hand, and we’re here to help you figure out if this journey is right for you.

Fill Out an Interest Form

Are you ready for IMMERSION?

Take our 10-question quiz to find out if you’re up for the challenge of a Christian volunteer abroad experience like IMMERSION!

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Are you ready for IMMERSION?

Take our 10-question quiz to find out if you’re up for the challenge of an experience like IMMERSION!

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Don’t let fundraising slow you down!

Download the free IMMERSION Fundraising Guide for our best ideas on how to make fundraising for your trip fun and easy.

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Don’t let fundraising slow you down!

Download the free IMMERSION Fundraising Guide for our best ideas on how to make fundraising for your trip fun and easy.

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JOIN a CHRISTIAN GAP YEAR!

Serve and grow for 9 months in 4 different countries.

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

Christian Gap Year Programs

6-MONTH AFRICA

Fully immerse in 3 unique African communities

Explore Africa IMMERSION

3-MONTH COSTA RICA

Learn Spanish as you travel from the city to the rainforest

Explore Costa Rica IMMERSION

 

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