• Overall, it's a greenhouse. We are given the tools, mentors, and activations to build something beautiful.

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    Hailey Hite

    Student | Alpha Class

  • I think this program goes beyond how to make Kingdom Businesses. To me, we are learning how to bring Kingdom into all areas of our life

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    Kelson Mudd

    Student | Alpha Class

  • We are encouraged to self initiate/ self-start and are actually given the freedom to do that in this program. We get to shape how it looks.

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    Mary Korch

    Student | Alpha Class

  • We don't just talk about things, but do it. Because when we do it, we can actually see our strengths and areas for growth.

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    Nathan Bird

    Student | Alpha Class

Route 1

Spain | Holy Land | Guatemala

From the ends of the earth to the new world. This route begins in Spain, home to a rich history of diverse cultures and religions. You may even walk the same paths that Jesus’ disciples walked to the “ends of the earth” in their time. Next, you will return to the Holy Land, where it all began, the birthplace of those diverse cultures and religions. You’ll finish the route by following the first explorers into the new world to Guatemala!

Trip Duration

9 Months

Age Range

18 - 23 years old

Trip Cost

$24,000

App Deadline

March 31, 2020

Training Camp

July 23 - 26, 2020

Trip Dates

Sept 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021

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Month 1 - 3 | Spain

So many reasons to love Spain. We begin with a two-week hike of the Camino de Santiago. This thousand year-old pilgrimage is a great introduction to the people and culture. Then we travel south to Costa del Sol and the picturesque village of Mijas overlooking the azure blue Mediterranean ocean.

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Month 4 - 6 | Holy Land

Our faith begins with Jesus walking the dusty streets of Jerusalem 2,000 years ago. Today its streets team with noise of one of the world's most robust economies. What better place to ground our understanding of how God brings the kingdom to earth than Israel and the Holy Lands?

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Month 7 - 9 | Guatemala

For your last semester, you will live near the incredible city of Antigua, Guatemala! There you will partner with an Adventures in Missions international base.

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Route 2

Guatemala | Greece | Spain

Begin in Guatemala, where you will be inspired by the vibrant culture of Central America through a beautiful blend of faith, nature, and artistic passion. Next, you travel to Greece and begin building out your dreams like many of the minds who shaped western culture in government, philosophy, art, and the early church of Christ-followers. Finally, you will cross the Mediterranean for Spain, where you will experience centuries of history from inspired artists, explorers, and the church. This route follows the journey of some of the greatest pioneers in human history!

Trip Duration

9 Months

Age Range

18 - 23 years old

Trip Cost

$19,000

App Deadline

March 31, 2020

Training Camp

July 23 - 26, 2020

Trip Dates

Sept 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021

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Month 1 - 3 | Guatemala

For your first semester, you will live near the incredible city of Antigua, Guatemala! There you will partner with an Adventures in Missions Internation Base. Their base staff will teach and equip you with the Word of God and you will work alongside them to build relationships with the surrounding communities.

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Month 4 - 6 | Greece

Greece is home to one of the world's great ancient civilizations. From our base near Athens you'll be able to visit the ruins of the Parthenon and Delphi to see how the Greek empire grew to prominence. You'll also visit Biblical sites like Corinth and Thessaloniki.

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Month 7 - 9 | Spain

Finally, for your last semester you will experience the beautiful and culturally rich country of Spain! Spain sits on the Western edge of the only post-Christian continent on the planet.

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How We Support You

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Discipleship

A large part of this journey is growing in your walk with Christ. We desire to model the way Jesus discipled his followers. Mentors, coaches, and fellow students will disciple you, while you serve, love, and disciple others.

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Training

Six to eight weeks before your launch date, you’ll attend a 3-day intensive training at our headquarters here in North Georgia.

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Community

You’ll get to experience raw Christian community as you travel, serve, and encourage each other. Once you officially join Global U, you will be invited to a private Facebook group to begin getting to know your class.

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Fundraising

We’ll provide coaching, video tutorials, scripts, and ideas for fundraising plus a free fundraising course and a blog so you can tell your story and accept donations. We also have structured deadlines to help you reach your goal.

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Risk Management

Our commitment to risk management includes internal and external teams who constantly monitor and manage risk and create contingency plans as needed.

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Parent Connect

Our amazing Parent Ministry provides resources and communication so your parents feel supported and informed while you’re on the field.