Short-term Missions

 

This year many teams with hundreds of volunteers will engage in mission around the world. We are excited that you are exploring these kinds of volunteer opportunities with CBF. Short-term missions with CBF follows a partnership model working alongside CBF field personnel and mission partners. You will be joining our ongoing work which is designed to be relational, sustainable, and values mutuality. We hope this experience will bless you, your congregation and your host.

All who volunteer through CBF are required to complete background checks (ages 18+); waivers acknowledging the realities of and your responsibilities when engaging in volunteer missions service; and receive training for your endeavor. If you have any questions or comments, please direct those to engage@cbf.net or call 770-220-1600.

If you are looking for information about Disaster Response, click here.


 

Short-term missions resources

FORMS AND APPLICATIONS

Team Leader:

Team Leader Application (Domestic) - includes background check and release waiver

Team Leader Application (International) - includes background check and release waiver

Team Member:

Team Member Application (Domestic) - includes background check and release waiver

Team Member Application (International) - includes background check and release waiver

Release Waiver (electronic)

Release Waiver (download paper form)

Individual (not a part of a group/team):

Individual Application (Domestic) - includes background check and release waiver

Individual Application (International) - includes background check and release waiver

TRAINING MATERIALS

CBF provides many opportunities for training. From Pivot and PilgriMission to The Short-term Volunteer Manual and the Witnessing Transformational Community Bible study; you can find what you’re looking for below.

HELPFUL LINKS

Plane Tickets and Travel Logistics Support

Contact Sabine Crysler, CBF Travel Manager at travel@cbf.net or call (866)291-7809

Travel Insurance:

Your organization probably does not have Domestic or International Travel Insurance. We urge you to purchase affordable, supplemental policies for you and your group.

Criminal Background Check Only (this does not include the Release Waiver)


 

Recommended Resources

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Mission Distinctives Bible Study

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Spark and Form, 2019-2020 Scope and Sequence

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2018 OGM Leader’s Guide

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2018 OGM Worship Resources

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2018 OGM Discussion Guide – Seeking Transformation

February 9, 2019

2018 OGM Discussion Guide – A Life Transformed

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2018 OGM Bulletin Insert