Team members sought for Memphis Conference mission trip to Mexico, December 27-January 3


Above photo was taken by Dr. Joe Geary, Memphis Conference director of connectional ministries, on a 2015 trip to the same location in Mexico with a similar agenda.

Spots are open for a 10- to 12-member Memphis Conference United Methodist "Volunteers in Mission" (VIM) team that will work in Allende, Coahuila, Mexico, from Dec. 27, 2017, to Jan. 3, 2018.
Laura Butkovic will lead the trip.

During the week, volunteers will:

  • Build relationships with local people through construction projects and porch visits
  • Conduct Vacation Bible Schools
The trip costs $1,200 per person. This covers flights, lodging, ground transportation, accommodations, construction materials and more.

Each team member must pay a $300 deposit by Sept. 8 to secure airline ticket.

For more information or to to sign up, contact Butkovic at or 731.610.0735.