College & Young Adults Lebanon Service & Learning Trip

When: July 01, 2022 - July 11, 2022
Where: Lebanon
CYA is going global - praying to expand our hearts and minds for the multi-ethnic kingdom of God and be a tangible presence of love and care. At the invitation of our partners in Lebanon, this group of young adults will stay for a 10 day assignment. We are working with a partner church – Rayak Church, working with their ministry team and serving Syrian refugees displaced by the Civil War. This will be the 5th time Lake Ave and Rayak church have served together.

The trip will consist of mandatory advance meetings for cross-cultural training, prayer, learning, equipping and preparation. Tentative dates are:

  • May 1, 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • May 14, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • June 18, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Cost is approx $2000-$2500 - all members will be required to invite community to pray and financially support the endeavor. 

Trip will include elements of global travel, cultural immersion, physical service, church participation, visitation and observation / intercessory prayer, planning and organizing elements for a VBS - like experience for children in the neighborhood. Dentist / Medically inclined people encouraged to apply for routine-care clinic opportunities. 

Participants need to be prepared for: flexibility, discomfort- physically, weather, culture, gender norms, dress..., possibly disturbing conditions, quickly ready to serve in attitude and ability, team player, leading activities with children.