Mission Trips & Retreats


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National Youth Gathering (brochure)

Every three years, 30,000 high school youth and their adult leaders from across the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America gather for a week of faith formation known as the ELCA Youth Gathering. Through days spent in interactive learning, worship, Bible study, service and fellowship, young people grow in faith and are challenged and inspired to live their faith in their daily lives.

 Dates are Sunday, June 24 to Monday, July 2.


 Feel free to call or email Andie or Leann if you have any questions!  


 Hope you join us on this faith building, service learning, large church event!!! 




Duluth Luther Crest Trip (brochure)

This year Family of Christ is partnering with Luther Crest This is a Lutheran-based organization that offers mission trips around the country.  A typical day begins breakfast and devotions, followed by serving at a worksite.  The late afternoon and early evening have time scheduled for showers, free time, dinner and a variety of evening events.  The day concludes with worship.

This trip is for current 6th-12th graders

July 28-August 3

Cost is $500

CLICK HERE to register


El Salvador Adult Mission Trip (brochure)

This summer, Family of Christ youth and adults will travel out of our comfort zones into a unique adventure of faith, learning, and self-discovery.  We’ll fly to San Salvador, where we’ll be met by Salvadoran church leaders. Each day we’ll go out in microbuses to explore the treasures of El Salvador and walk alongside our Salvadoran friends. Daily activities: service, sponsorship parties, visits to historical sites, hearing testimonies, small group devotions, singing, worship, and more.

For current Juniors in high school and older

Thurs., July 12 to Sat, July 21

Cost is $1700

CLICK HERE to register

Please read view our photos and read our stories of the beautiful people in El Salvador. https://seedsofhopeschools.wixsite.com/foc2017






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