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Posts in Category: Mission Trips

Give the Gift of Service this Christmas

How many of us this Christmas will go shopping for typical gifts such as toys, clothes, and jewelry? These novelties are fun and exciting, but also fleeting and temporary. It sometimes seems that the most celebrated thing at Christmas time is materialism, which is the exact opposite of what our Lord and scripture teaches us. […]

How Crosswinds Serves Other Communities in the Dominican Republic

When taking a mission trip to the Dominican Republic to serve at Caribbean Mountain Academy (CMA), there are many ways to serve the surrounding community. At CMA, Missions teams, CMA staff, and boarding school students all work together to serve hand in hand. Depending on your mission team’s strengths, there are a wide variety of […]

Top 10 Reasons to Take Your High School Youth Group on an International Missions Trip

10 Powerful Reasons For Youth Group Missions Trips 1. The Great Commission Jesus commanded us, “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you” (Matthew 28: 19-20). When you […]

10 Great Ideas for Fundraising for Your Next Missions Trip

Although teen mission trips are great adventures, fundraising is not usually on the top of the list of things to look forward to. Asking for support can be uncomfortable. But without support, it probably won’t be an affordable mission trip. Follow these ideas, and fundraising doesn’t have to be so difficult. It can even be […]