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2019 Service Trips

The following trips are being offered for the Summer of 2019. General information for each trip may be found below. For more information, please see Colonial's Sevice Trips page. 


Red Springs, North Carolina

Dates: June 17-23

Team: 3-40 people, age 13+. No experience necessary.

Cost: $325

Trip Director: Joseph Scarfone

More Information: Participants will serve alongside the Carpenters for Christ each day helping to bring restoration to a community affected by Hurricane Florence. In the evening, the team will host a VBS with an evangelistic purpose for families in the community. This is a great trip to learn about what it means to serve.

Application Deadline: January 20, 2019


Charlotte, North Carolina

Dates: June 28-30

Team: 10-30 people, age 15+ (13 and 14-year-olds welcome if accompanied by adult). No special skills required.

Cost: $200

Trip Director:  Caleb Cruse

More Information: We will be partnering with Life Church! This will be a family trip that focuses on evangelism and community engagement. We will also be helping the Carpenters for Christ with light renovations on the church building. Participants will provide their own transportation and are encouraged to bring air mattresses/sleeping bags, as we will be overnighting in a housing facility near the church.

Application Deadline: January 20, 2019


Albania, Europe

The Albania trip is now full. We are no longer accepting applications for this trip. Please pray about joining another Service Trip option.

Dates: July 5-14

Team: 6-15 people, age 15+. Team members should have the ability to interact well with others and participate in sports, music, or arts/crafts.

Cost: $2,600

Trip Director:  Caleb Cruse

More Information: We will be partnering with a local school. The purpose of this trip is to serve children and younger students at a summer camp in the mornings and host a VBS in evenings. To make this trip a success, we'll need people who are musical, creative (crafts, multimedia, games, etc.), athletic (soccer, basketball, baseball, etc.), and have a genuine love for youth! This will be a great opportunity to become more knowledgeable about the Albanian culture and build valuable relationships with these students and their families.

Application Deadline: January 20, 2019


Please email the trip directors or Kate Dreesen with any questions about these service trips.