Open Mission Teams
Current Mission Team opportunities available through OCMC are listed below. Click the More button to learn more about each Team. Click the Sign-Up button next to a Team if you are interested in sharing in a journey of faith as an Orthodox Team member. Airfare not included in Team costs. Team members must travel on scheduled dates; air travel to be coordinated with OCMC; ground transportation will be provided. Team members are encouraged to raise additional funds to cover the cost of domestic and international travel.
2/27/2015 to 3/8/2015
Teaching - ReturnedWork with youth leaders on outreach to university students and nurture college students and young adults in Tirana.
5/24/2015 to 6/5/2015
Spiritual OdysseyEarn credit hours on a mission practicum. Participation limited to Orthodox seminarians.
6/3/2015 to 6/13/2015
Youth WorkHelp administer a summer English language camp at the Protagonists School in Tirana. Team members will teach religious education, arts, crafts in English, as well as lead sports activities.
6/15/2015 to 7/1/2015
Youth WorkParticipate in the annual summer youth camp program at the Children's Home of Hope in Shen Vlash.
7/26/2015 to 8/8/2015
OutreachWork with the community in Nueva Concepcion to restore facilities to a senior center and offer outreach to surrounding communities.
8/17/2015 to 8/26/2015
HealthcareTake part in a holistic health outreach to minister to spiritual and physical needs in Guatemala.
6/28/2015 to 7/12/2015
TeachingTeach religious education at two Orthodox church schools and offer catechism to the faithful in Medan.
4/7/2015 to 4/18/2015
TeachingWork at the Makarios III Seminary in Nairobi and teach the Faith to catechists (local church leaders) from outlying areas of Lodwar.
5/28/2015 to 6/13/2015
ConstructionAssist the community of St. Peter with the construction of a school in the remote village of Loupwala in northern Kenya.
6/20/2015 to 6/27/2015
TeachingOffer youth and adult catechism to educate and encourage the faithful in remote villages.
4/27/2015 to 5/6/2015
TeachingPlan and lead spiritual retreats for clergy wives, women lay leaders and a women's group in Orhei.
7/5/2015 to 7/16/2015
Youth WorkAssist with a youth camp in Orhei focused on Orthodox spirituality and culture among the youth of Moldova.
6/1/2015 to 6/12/2015
HealthcareProvide health care as part of the ongoing initiative of the Orthodox Church to minister to the needs in eastern Uganda.
7/6/2015 to 7/13/2015
Participate in a youth conference for the Kuskokwim Deaneray focusing on teaching the Faith and maintaining an Orthodox witness.
7/22/2015 to 7/30/2015
Participate in a youth conference for the Yukon Deaneray focusing on teaching the Faith and maintaining an Orthodox witness.
7/28/2015 to 8/5/2015
TeachingOffer a retreat program in Nanwalek for children, teenagers and adults focusing on the teachings of the Faith.