You are entering the application process to join a HeartLink Network short-term mission team. Once you complete this application you will be contacted by our Missions Department.
This application is for KENTUCKY team.
Dates: July 9-15, 2023
Team Leader: Seth Gardner (Staff pastor at Cornerstone Church of Augusta; Director of HeartLink's Youth Boot Camp)
Description: This team is for ALL youth group members and adult leaders/chaperones. You will be serving with Big Creek Missions in Bear Branch, Kentucky, an Appalachian community. Team members will be involved in light construction projects, community services, and children’s ministry.
On July 28, 2022, the area surrounding Big Creek was severely affected by significant flooding. While their facilities sustained no damage, many lives were lost just a few miles away and hundreds of homes were destroyed. So your team may also be directly involved in flood clean-up and rebuilding efforts.
** Limited to 50 teens/adults
Team member eligibility
Students currently in 6th - 12th grade for school year 2022-2023
Youth group leader
Parent or adult chaperone
Team member requirements
You have a personal relationship with Jesus.
You are an active member in your home church.
You will attend the pre-trip training day.
Cost: $450 per person
Team Training Day: March 11, 2023; 9am - 3pm (ET); Required
Registration Deadline: March 6, 2023
Application Fee: Once your application is submitted you will receive an online payment link to process your $25 application fee.