Things They Don't Tell You About Mission Trips Before You Go

Different motivations bring many people to their church's mission trips. The motivation is wonderful, but there are many things that mission trip volunteers discover once they are out of their home countries and seeing the world's needs first-hand. While short-term mission trips undoubtedly have great impact and emotional benefit to both the volunteers and those they work with, there are some perspectives that may help your preparations and adjustment with your upcoming journey.