How GLS Serves Your Church To Explore China & The Muslim World
We serve as an agent for your church to send your own team. You coordinate your own travel and finance logistics. With 20 years’ experience sending 1,000 professionals and students on short-term programs, we can help in the following ways:
- Broker a suitable program.
- Offer orientation and field-specific training for the team.
- Debrief the team and share next steps to grow their heart for missions where they are.
China Summer Project
Team of 8+ college students for 3-4 weeks in China.
- Experience urban China as you reach out to Chinese students at a leading university in a well-designed cultural exchange program.
- Experience rural China and cross-cultural teamwork as you partner with Chinese college students to run a camp for local youth.
- Learn about international careers as you meet tentmakers and hear the stories of their calling, life and service.
- Grow through cross-cultural teamwork, develop genuine friendship, and share God’s love with future influencers in Chinese society.
China Vision Trip
Team of 8+ adults (family with children welcome) – 2 weeks in China.
- Visit a mega city and a small town in the interior. See urban and rural China through prayer walks at historical and cultural sites.
- Run an English conversation camp for teachers and students in a small town and learn about their dreams and struggles.
- Be the first Christian they meet and see how much impact you can have in so short a time.
Central Asia Project
Team of 8+ college students/young adults – 2-4 weeks in Kyrgyzstan.
- Get a taste of life and culture in ethnically diverse Central Asia.
- Reach out to local youth through English, computer or Chinese camp.
- Discover Muslim hospitality. Loving people so different from ourselves begins with friendship and understanding.
For GLS Short-Term Program alumni interested to explore long-term service.
- Internships are available in business, social enterprise, social service, etc.
- Duration varies from a summer to year-long.
- Locations depend on area of interest.
- Discover how your education and career can be used for missions.
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