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Students are invited to apply for the following trips. Exact dates and prices will be available in November.

SIMS in Australia - Children's MinistryAustralia: 

Our team will work closely with a local church to minister to their congregation and refugee community in Brisbane. The team will build relationships with children and youth through community activities.

(Late June - Early-Mid July)

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SIMS Brazil - Relational MinistryBrazil:  

Join Lucas Swisher in Sao Paulo, Brazil. You will be involved in community outreach, youth ministry, children’s ministry, sports ministry and much more. You will visit numerous Nazarene churches in Southern Brazil.

(Mid to Late May)

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SIMS in Canada - Children's MinistryCanada: 

Our team will hold a baseball/softball skills clinic for a local Nazarene church in Calgary. The team will work closely with the community to build relationships with children and parents.

(July)

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Costa Rica: SIMS in Costa Rica at Encuentro

Our team will work with a local church through Encuentro. Light to heavy construction and children’s ministry.

(Late June - Early July)

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SIMS in Ecuador - Children's MinistryEcuador: 

We will partner with the church and Jon and Shirley Fischer. Serving in beach towns and into the Andean plateaus for construction and children’s ministry.

(Late May - Early June)

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Africa Nazarene University, Kenya - Relational MinistryKenya: 

The African Nazarene University partners with SNU to participate in community initiatives, outreach to youth and adults. You will serve on campus and in villages.

(Late May - Early June)

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Luke Commission: The Luke Commission - Medical Missions

TLC delivers compassionate, comprehensive healthcare to rural communities in southern Africa. Their miracle campus is in located in eSwatini. You will provide assistance to rural clinics as well as working on the main campus. This team is ideal for nursing or pre-med students as well as those interested in non-profit ministry.

(Mid May - Late May)

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SIMS in New Zealand - VBS, Church PlantingNew Zealand: 

Jaron and Elizabeth Graham invite us to partner with the Hamilton church in relational ministry. Hamilton is a recent church plant. We will help facilitate a holiday program for kids.

(Late June - Mid July)

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Thailand: SIMS in Thailand - Children's Ministry

Kevin Campbell-White will lead us to villages in Thailand. We will be involved in ESL training and children’s focused ministry.

(June/July)

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SIMS in TrinidadTrinidad: 

This team will hold a soccer skills camp for the first week and be involved in light construction in and around the Caribbean Nazarene College.

(Mid May - Late May)

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SIMS in  Ukraine - Physical TherapyUkraine: 

This team will work closely with a family physician providing training to Cerebral Palsy children at a local clinic. They will also provide relief at the House of James, a child refugee in Ukraine. This team will work closely with young children and youth. It is ideal for Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy students.

(Mid May - Early June)

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