2017 Mission Trips – Donate here

Dominican Republic: April 1 – 8
Peru: May 29 – June 7
Atlanta Dream Center: June 19 – 25
Ethiopia: July 2017
Romania: July 6 -16
Cambodia: July 13 – 22
Uganda: July 14 – 22
Bolivia: September 23 -30

Trip Details below.

First time Mission Trip Application
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Atlanta Dream Center

Team Leaders: Emily Hardie & Brett Faucett
Dates: 6/19/17 – 6/25/17
Cost: $550
Application Deadline: March 12th
Ministry Objectives: This trip will be a chance to live and love like Jesus in our own backyard. The focus of this trip will be evangelism and various types of street ministry in downtown Atlanta. The team will be staying at the Atlanta Dream Center for the week, and will be ministering to those who live so close by, yet in a world very different than our own.


Team Leaders: Mary Tillberry and Andrea Cheetham
Dates: 9/23/17 – 9/30/17
Cost: $2,200
Application Deadline: March 12th
Ministry Objectives: The team will work with Sanctuary’s ministry partners, the Mercado’s, as they build relationships with the rural and indigenous people of South America.  The team will visit Ayore villages and other less fortunate people taking the love of Jesus through times of fellowship, prayer and teaching. There will be opportunities for games and bible studies with the children, craft and prayer time with the ladies, fellowship with the men, and a possible small construction project.


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Team Leaders: Jay and Tracy Arntzen
Dates: 7/13/17- 7/22/17
Cost: $3,000
Application Deadline: March 15th ($300 deposit due at this time)
Ministry Objectives:

This trip will include the opportunity to minister alongside the churches that Dr. Baskin has built and the orphanages Saving Susan Ministry supports. The focus of the trip will be children/youth ministry, ministering of the mission staff in country, loving the Cambodian people while understanding their plight and sharing the love of Jesus with them. The team will assist our partners by visiting orphanages, a medical clinic, Widows Island and local ministries of Cambodian & Philippine Pastors.

Dominican Republic

Team Leaders: Hank Blake and Allen Schenk
Dates: 4/1/17 – 4/8/17
Cost: $1,500
Ministry Objectives: The DR Team will be working with our partners, Camilo & Karla Garcia, to assist a school and local churches in Santo Domingo and La Caleta. The women and children will be teaching classes for the children as well as the local community. The team will host a men’s and women’s event at the church and assist with construction on the school.


Team Leaders: Rudy and Katie Gleason
Dates: July 2017
Cost: $2,500
Application Deadline: March 12th
Ministry Objectives: Sanctuary’s own Rudy and Katie Gleason are the founders of Because of Kennedy. Because of Kennedy is planning to build an Orpham Village and Community Center in Ethiopia. This team will go to Ethiopia to start engaging with local churches working in the location that we would plan to ‘plant’ the village. We plan to lead discipleship training for church leaders and serve at local orphanages.


Team Leaders: Troy Gambrell, Matt Morgan, KK Petit
Dates: 5/29/17 – 6/7/17
Cost: $2,000
Application Deadline: March 12th
Ministry Objectives: Our youth will be traveling to Cusco, Peru where we will be serving in partnership with Living Missions Peru.  Called the “Archaeological Capital of America,” Cusco was the capital of fabled Inca Empire. Modern day Cusco displays a unique intermingling of three cultures: the native Quechua Indian, the conquering colonial Spanish and the modern culture of Peru today. We will be proclaiming the gospel to the people of Cusco through ministries like VBS, Sports Camps, English Classes, and through other prayer and evangelism opportunities within the neighboring communities.



Team Leaders: Jeff Perry
Dates: 7/6/17 – 7/16/17
Cost: $2,500
Application Deadline: March 12th
Ministry Objectives: The team will work alongside our partners, Pilu & Hadassa Hadarean, at Manna Church in Sighisoara, Romania.  This trip will focus on VBS for children, with workshops to build on their music and arts.  Have some youth events for the evening, and fellowship with orphans and gypsies.



Team Leaders: Brent Harrison
Dates: 7/14/17 – 7/22/17
Cost: $3,000
Application Deadline: March 12th
Ministry Objectives: We have the privilege of joining Curtis & Jeneanne Cosby, and their 2 children, who are missionaries outside of Kampala, Uganda with an organization called 60 Feet. Our team will spend time loving on our missionary partners and joining them in their work to faithfully proclaim the Gospel to  the forgotten children of Uganda. Most of our time will be spent visiting children in the many different detention centers leading worship, teaching Bible stories, and playing games with the kids.