Global Mission Fellows class 2015-2017 during their three weeks intensive training in Zimbabwe, prior to their commissioning.
Global Mission Fellows class 2015-2017 during their three weeks intensive training in Zimbabwe, prior to their commissioning.

Young Adults Wanted for Mission!

YOUNG ADULTS WANTED!

Are you graduating soon? What are your plans for the next two years? Be a part of a life-transforming mission opportunity by becoming a Global Mission Fellow. Global Ministries is looking for candidates to serve as young adult missionaries 2016–2018. Interested? Apply today! The application deadline is March 31, 2016.

As a young adult missionary, you can be involved in several areas of mission including education, health ministries, women and children, disaster response, church development, leadership, social justice and advocacy, hunger and poverty, water and sanitation, and so much more.

“I challenge young people across the world to take this big leap of faith,” says Joy Eva Bohol, mission advocate for Global Ministries. “I encourage everyone to use their gifts, talents, and profession to participate in God’s mission. Being a Global Mission Fellow was the best decision of my life.”

Join this two-year leadership development and mission service opportunity that allows young adults from around the world to serve in a ministry of presence and solidarity with a host community outside of their home context.

Start the application process now!

Do you have questions? If so, register for an informational webinar on Tuesday, March 9, 2016, and speak with staff or alumni at one of the scheduled times: 8 AM, 1 PM, or 4:30 PM (EST).

You can also email GMFellows@umcmission.org, mayams@umcmission.org, or visit www.umcmission.org/gmfellows for more information.

While serving as a Global Missions Fellow, Mistead T. Sai worked with Interfaith Worker Justice in Chicago, advocating for fair living wages.GENERATION TRANSFORMATION

As you consider your application to become a Global Mission Fellow, take a look at this video and hear from several Global Mission Fellows alumni whose lives were transformed through missionary service.

Listen as they share how mission has changed their perspective on service, and how these experiences have invited them to enter into community.

Learn more about Generation Transformation by visiting www.umcmisssion.org/gt. The application deadline for the class of 2016–2018 is March 31, 2016.


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