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Global Opportunities

LEARN by Joining a Focus-Area Team

  • Caspian Ministry Team (Central Asia) – Join the team to help plan and implement ministry in this focus area along with prayer for the effort. Work with college students in English-language school, orphanage visits, and work with students at a technical school are parts of the ministry.
  • Estonia Ministry Team – Join the team to plan, implement, and pray for the ministry in Estonia. Involves children’s work, seminary education, and youth work.
  • Kami People (Tanzania) Ministry Team – Be a part of planning and implementing pastoral education, medical work and water well drilling in Tanzania in the area. Help facilitate other ministry along with prayer.
  • Latin America Ministry Team – Help plan, pray for, and implement the ministry in Mexico, Ecuador and Guatemala. Children’s work, occupational therapy for handicapped children, construction, and seminary education are facets of the work.

PRAY for Missionaries and Projects

  • Missionary/Ministry Adoption – Link with a missionary in the field to provide news, prayer support and friendship through e-mails and letters.
  • Prayer/Missionary Care Team – Join in prayer with others to support our missionaries and ministries in crisis times and for ongoing prayers needs around the world or be a part of the Care team. The latter prepares “agape bags” for our short-term mission participants and supports our missionary families with holiday and birthday cards.

GIVE to Global Outreach

  • Financial Giving – Asbury’s general fund and designated giving to the global missions fund both help support global missions.
  • Missionary Host – Provide 1-3 nights of lodging for a visiting missionary or Perspectives speakers. Some occasionally need transportation as well.
  • Recycle – Eyeglasses, hotel-size shampoo, soap and lotion are utilized on our medical missions. Campbell soup labels and labels for education help several different ministries.

GO into the World

  • VIM (Volunteers In Mission) – Be part of a mission team as we serve those around the world in Central Asia, Estonia, Latin America and Tanzania. See a copy of our VIM Team Schedule for details.
  • Missionary Visitation – Visit an Asbury missionary while on a business trip or a tourist trip.
  • Career Missionary Service – Explore full-time ministry using your current business skills.

WELCOME the World to Tulsa

  • International Student Ministry Team – Help with weekly luncheons at the University of Tulsa Wesley Foundation for international students or participate at English corner on Wednesday evenings. There are also special events that always need helpers. One time or on-going help needed.