Uruguay

Discover the jewel of South America! Uruguay is a land of contrasts where you can walk on cobblestone streets while gazing upon sleek, modern architecture. This trip will focus on providing care for spiritual and physical needs. Students will minister in congregations in the sprawling metropolis of Montevideo and quaint rural towns of Uruguay’s rustic interior. They will also feed the hungry and repair a local church building.

Region

South America

Date

July 1 - July 11, 2022

Cost

$2,995

Visa

No

COVID Vaccine

Required

Your Hosts

Jacob & Mandy Palma

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Jacob & Mandy Palma

Your Chaperone

Andrew & Cassandra Lucas

Andrew & Cassandra Lucas

Andrew was born in Japan as a Missionary Kid and Cassandra's parents are from El Salvador, so missions is in our blood. (They are both bilingual)
The Lucas' love serving in the Kingdom of God in any way possible and have been involved in various areas of ministry including Kids, Youth, Outreach, Preaching, Teaching, Bible Quiz, Music, and pretty much anything else you can think of. They currently serve as Executive Pastor at Dallas First Church and Youth President in North Texas.
Andrew has his bachelor's degree in Theology from ABI in Minnesota and Cassandra has a bachelor's degree in business finance.
They live in Dallas, Texas with their beautiful little girls who definitely keep life interesting.

Marco & Tammy Salinas

Marco & Tammy Salinas

Marco and Tammy Salinas have been married for 12 years and have two beautiful children, Noah and Mila. Marco and Tammy have served in youth ministry for over 10 years and Marco is currently the Associate Pastor at Spirit and Truth Worship Center in Orange, Ca. Tammy has a very successful career and serves at a high capacity in her church, but is passionate about her first call to be a mother to her two children. For the past 9 years Marco and Tammy have served in various roles on the SoCal Youth Team and currently serve as SoCal Youth President.

Serve Project

Your SERVE project will include repainting a local church during the day, and preparing and serving a community meal for the neighborhood at night.

Testimonials

I’m just so grateful to have gotten to become family with so many people. AYC changed my life! From crying on the floor of a conference room, to singing with buds, to screaming Hallelujah loudly whenever we wanted, it showed me my purpose, and for that I am grateful!

Ryan Cline | Hawaii