Mission & Outreach Resources
Mission Myths & Marvels
Blog Posts on DioDocs
- Ten Tips Before you Go
- Youth Mission Opportunities (part 1 of 2)
- More Youth Mission Opportunities (part 2 of 2)
- Grant Q&A
- Mission Insurance
Forms for your Mission Team to fill out before leaving
Short-term Mission Trip Handbooks
The Office of Mission and Outreach created a "Short-term Mission Handbook" which provides information and tips about leading and participating in a mission trip, whether it is local, domestic or international.
The handbook includes information received from a number of resources, including various churches within the Diocese of Virginia. Below you can download other resources and handbooks.
- United Methodist Volunteers in Mission, Team Leader Handbook
- The Diocese of Virginia Handbook for Short-Term Mission Trips, Version 1.3, last updated 2008