Good Shepherd hosts several national and international short-term mission trips each year. Our work includes healthcare, construction and repairs (homes, orphanages, churches), educational programs, VBS programs, leadership training and clean water initiatives. Places we’ve served include Guatemala, Honduras, Central America, Haiti, Africa, and North Dakota (Pine Ridge Indian Reservation).
Keep an eye out for opportunities to register for upcoming trips.
NEXT MISSION TRIP:
June 15-22, 2019
Cost: $1,200 + airfareAll adults and mature high school students are invited apply to join the mission trip team headed to Zacapa, Guatemala. Good Shepherd partners with Hearts in Motion (H.I.M.) an organization on the ground in Guatemala. Our focus is serving villages, including Pueblo Modelo, building relationships through church and community development. Interested? Fill out this form.
Mission trip dates: January 30-February 7, 2019Volunteers are needed for the upcoming dental mission trip to Haiti. Dental experience NOT needed, only the desire to serve. To learn more and register, contact David Schubert (630-452-1425) or Laura Schubert (630-430-3362).
Pine Ridge Mission Trip 2019 Informational Meeting
When: Sunday, October 14, 12:30pm, Rm 114
Please join us to hear all about our upcoming trip to Pine Ridge, South Dakota! We will share pictures and information regarding our annual trip to help the Lakota people. A sample weekly schedule will be shared highlighting our easy construction projects, learning opportunities, costs, and the best salad bar in all of South Dakota.
Want to support the Oglala Lakota people but can’t travel with us? Here are other ways to be a part of this mission:
- Attend the annual July Baseball for Bunk Beds event.
- Donate during Gifts From the Heart at Christmas-time. Look for the decorated dream catchers.
- Watch for special collection opportunities just prior to the scheduled trip.