This specific guide is designed to help you provide orientation and
basic training to someone leading a short-term missions team.
Available for download – $14.95 from BuildingChurchLeaders.com & Christianity Today International.
View and order here.
This Training Pack contains all of the following; or you may view the Individual Handouts below:
The qualifications a short-term missions leader should possess.
by the U.S. Standards of Excellence in Short-Term’s Seven Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Missions
Advice From an Experienced Leader
Strong leadership skills are a must for any short-term mission trip.
Use this plan to keep your team prepared and ready for unexpected changes.
by Kevin D. Miller
Trip procedures for team leaders
Here is a list of trip procedures, needed information, and common deadlines that short-term missions leaders encounter. Feel free to customize this.
Short-Term Learning Experiences
How a leader can help team members approach a trip that blesses those they encounter.
by Andy Crouch
Prayer is an important part of the motivation and practice of leading a short-term missions team. Use this list to help you focus your individual and team prayer time.
Four Key Relationships
Successful short-term missions leaders recognize—and pursue—these connections.
by Anne-Geri´ Fann and Greg Taylor
Important Traits of the Short-Term Missions Leader
Qualities to look for in the people leading teams in the name of Christ to other cultures
by A. Scott Moreau, Gary R. Corwin, and Gary B. McGee
Jesus built community to create effective evangelists. Here’s how.
by Stephen Macchia
Commandments for Short-Term Missions
Two experts provide guidance for your leadership and your team.
by Howard Culbertson and Paul Cult
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