Volunteer in Mission Trip to the Holy Land

Trip Country: Israel and Palestine

Meeting with United Methodist mission personnel, volunteering at various United Methodist sponsored projects, visiting holy sites, participating in spiritual and educational events.
Date of Departure: September 10 2018
City of Departure: New York City, New York
City of Arrival: Tel Aviv, Israel
Date of Return: September 22 2018
Deadline to Sign up: May 01 2018

Cost: $3,400.00
Deposit Required: $200 by May 1, 2018, $1,200 due June 1, $1,200 due July 1, remaining $800 due August 1
1212 Dakota Avenue
Dakota City , NE
Primary Contact: Carol Ekdahl-Garwood
Contact Email: cgarwood62@gmail.com
Phone: 712-301-6520
Make your Volunteers in Mission trip a unique experience by combining your service project with visits to holy sites, educational information, and meetings with the indigenous Christian community in the land of Jesus. Learn about the history, the people, the culture, and experience firsthand the famous Middle Eastern hospitality.  Highlights of the trip include visiting several United Methodist Advance Projects and partner organizations (including Mar Elias - Archbishop Chacour's school in the village of Ibillin), Jerusalem Old City, Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, Bethlehem, and more.  This is both a spiritual and educational experience

The $3,400.00 price is per person sharing a double room. Single supplement is $590.00.  Round trip from JFK, New York, 3 nights in Nazareth, 8 nights in Bethlehem, English speaking licensed Christian guide.  Price does not include drinks at hotels and restaurants, all personal expenses, insurance.

Checks should be payable to "St. Paul UMC VIM"

Cancellations prior to June 5, 2018, no penalty
Cancellations between June 5 and July 5, 2018 will have a $150.00 penalty
Cancellations after July 5, 2018 will have a $1,200.00 penalty