Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Orientation / Training Sessions 

Reminder: Candidates must complete the online application and interview process before attending a training orientation. The registration fee of $200.00 covers food, lodging, and training materials. Each volunteer will cover their own travel expenses to the training. Application deadline is two months prior to each training. 

Mission Volunteer Training 2018  

May 2-5, 2018
East Bay Camp & Retreat Center
24248 Ron Smith Memorial Highway
Hudson, IL  61748
Nearest airport - Central Illinois Regional Airport [BMI]

August 15-18, 2018
St. Raphaela Center
616 Coopertown Road
Haverford, PA  19041

Nearest airport - Philadelphia International Airport [PHL]

October 31 - November 3, 2018
McCurdy Ministries
362A South McCurdy Road
Espanola, NM 87532

Nearest airport - Santa Fe Municipal Airport [SAF]


Contact Information

Katherine Smith
Senior Program Associate

Mission Volunteers Program

458 Ponce De Leon Avenue NE
Atlanta, Georgia  30308

Phone: 404-460-7192