June 11 – July 16
$2,000 inclusive of food, accommodations, and airfare
Students are needed to be a part of a Mississippi Baptist Convention Board team that will serve together for 12 days in Bangkok, Thailand, and 25 days in Sarawak, Malaysia.
From June 11 - June 22, you will serve on a team of volunteers for the annual meeting held for missionary personnel serving in Southeast Asia. You may choose to serve on one of the following teams: Preschool, Children, Students, Medical, or Computer Tech.
From June 22 - July 16, you will serve in Sarawak, Malaysia, on a Longhouse Project team assisting with construction (pouring concrete slabs), community development, and children’s activities. You will be housed in a modest hotel or guest house.
This project is sponsored and partially funded by the Office of Missions Mobilization, MBCB. The student cost for all expenses including airfare is $2,000. Since MBCB is underwriting most of the per person expense, students serving on this project will not be eligible to receive an additional scholarship from the BSU State Missions Fund.
Buddhism is the cultural religion of Thailand. Ninety percent of Thais have little or no understanding of the gospel. Muslim is the majority religion of Malaysia.
Climate is extremely hot and humid. Must be in good condition to withstand heat, walk distances, climb stairs, and do manual labor. A strong work ethic and a good attitude are MUSTS!