Available Short-Term Mission Trips

Kentucky Construction Team
August 9-14, 2021

Purpose: To assist Lend-A-Hand Center with the construction of their food distribution building.

Details: The team will go to further the mission of Lend-A-Hand, which is “To lend a hand and improve the quality of life of people in southeastern Kentucky through educational, spiritual, health, and and social services” (lendahandcenter.wordpress.com). The Team will begin constructing the framing of the building. The cement foundation will be finished the week before the Covenant team arrives. The team will drive to Walker, KY on Monday and then work Tuesday-Friday. The team returns to Greenville on Saturday evening.

Hosting and Meals: The center will host the team and provide all meals.

Expectations: Participants attend at least two team meetings led by the team leader before the trip. Everyone is expected to follow the guidelines for all Covenant short-term mission trips. After the trip, the team meets to discuss where God is leading them in discipleship.

Who Can Attend: Anyone is welcome. Building and construction experience is not needed but those who have construction experience will be an additional help.

Team Leaders: Jeremy Griffin

Immunizations: Tetanus

Cost: $500

Application Due: July 7, 2021

Payment Schedule:

  • $100 due at the time of registration*
  • $500 due July 21, 2021*
  • *Please note these fees are non-refundable

Application Process


Complete the application through Managed Missions.


Mail a clean and clear photo or scanned copy of your passport to Taryn Crawford at Covenant Church, 4005 Corey Road, Winterville, NC 28590. Or you may come by the church office (Mon-Thur 8am-5pm or Fri 8am-1pm) to have someone at the front office scan your passport for you. If you do not yet have your passport, please email Taryn (tarync@covenant.cc) the timeline for your passport application.


A $100 non-refundable deposit will be required. C

Online Payment: Through your Managed Missions account once the application is approved.

Cash or Check/Money Order (make checks payable to Covenant Church with the name of the trip in the memo):

Drop-off at the Main Office or mail to:

Covenant Church
c/o Taryn Crawford
4005 Corey Rd.
Winterville, NC 28590

Please contact Jeremy Griffin at jeremyg@covenant.cc if you have questions about any of our Short-Term Mission trips or Taryn Crawford at tarync@covenant.cc if you have any questions about the application process.

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