Abkhazia is a partially recognized republic, being the homeland of the most unreached ethnic people groups that faced war back in 90s. We need you to reach out to the children and teens at risk through camps with the aim to plant churches in the near future. Step out of your comfort zone and get involved in what the Lord has prepared for them!There will be three different camps for 3-4 days long for the children and teens at risk living in war affected areas. Also you will be meeting with local believers, encouraging and equipping their faith through your service, gifts and talents.
Available for: Singles Couples Groups
The whole outreach will start with 1 day of orientation and end with a debrief in Abkhazia. The whole program will be given for you in English before you arrive to Russia. Upon arrival you will have time of preparations with your team. The first week of the camp will be in Gudauta, two others will be in Tkuarcheli and Ochamchyr.
Ability to cope in a different culture, You need to enjoy working with children and teens, willing to serve the unreached. And easily cope with humid and hot weather +30С.
You will be staying at a local house in Abkhazia, please bring with you a sleeping bag and mat.
Good traditional Abkhazian & Russian food. If you have any allergies or special dietary needs please let us know.
You need to fly into Sochi (AER) airport in Russia on July 20. Then fly out from Sochi (AER) on August 8th. The travel to/from Abkhazia will be arranged for you by our staff.
Please See "Travel".
You need to be in good health.
You need to apply for a Russian double-entry tourist visa. Please contact your local travel agency for more information. This website may also offer assistance: www.waytorussia.net
Also you need to apply for a tourist visa to Abkhazia, we will send you the link for online application, please contact your local OM coordinator.
Some countires do not recognize the authority of Abkhazia. Please be aware that it is very important to apply for a double entry type of visa to Russia. As this is the only possible way of traveling.
All prices do not include airfare