“I evaluate many organizations by: 'Do they have compassion?' 'Is their message Jesus?,' and 'Do they train and multiply?'."
      “I'm so thankful for Oasis, 'cause they’re doing it right. They're doing a biblical model.” —Josh McDowell

Mission Trip Opportunities

Interested in going on a missions trip with Oasis World Ministries? Do you and others from your church have a passion for world missions? If you are interested in finding out more information about a group from your church joining Oasis on one of their trips, contact our office at 763-425-9355 or send an e-mail to: info@oasiswm.org.

FAQ

How long is a typical trip?

Trips can range from 10-24 days. Each trip is different and planned based on the itinerary.

What are the costs involved on each trip?

The trip cost is $1,100 + airfare, so approximately $2700. This will cover trip expenses, airfare, transportation, 1-2 meals per day, lodging, and insurance. You will need to bring additional spending money for meals, snacks, souvenirs, etc. 

What do I need to fill out to go? 

When you contact the Oasis office, they will send you an application as well as paperwork for insurance through the AGWM. You will also need to have a passport and visa. 

When do you travel?

We typically travel to India in the months of February, May, and November.

Where do you stay while overseas?

We usually stay in rural hotels. Picture a dirty Motel 6.  We try to at least get rooms with AC

Do I need to be part of a group from a church to go?

You need to have a pastor’s reference and total support, but do not have to come as a church group.

Is there an age limit?

Anyone under 18 must come with a parent or assigned guardian.

What does a trip consist of? What will we do? 

Many new things. We go into villages and dedicate water wells, new church buildings, pray for the sick and preach the gospel. We attend evening Festivals, and pray for the sick with an interpreter. We love on the people through your testimonies and kindness. You can even preach in a church on Sunday if you so desire.

Typical Schedule

Village Ministry:

  • Oasis World Ministries ministers to unreached and under-reached villages where many people have never heard about Jesus Christ.
  • Varied activities; village ministry with translators; pray for the sick; preaching opportunities during church services; building relationships with nationals.
  • Beginning at 9am-2pm.
  • Allow for up to 1 hour travel time one way from hotel to conference location.
  • Lunch will be provided. (Timing is variable so it is recommended to bring a snack).

Gospel & Healing Festival (five days): 

  • Up to 10,000 people travel from remote villages as far away as 30 kilometers to attend each festival. Many hear about Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior for the very first time.
  • Lunch will be provided. (Timing is variable so it is recommended to bring a snack).
  • Varied activities; intercession during the festival and pray for the sick who attend; building relationships with nationals.
  • Begins around 6:30-10pm.
  • Pastor Tom and team arrive around 7:30pm.
  • Allow for up to 1 hour travel time from hotel to the festival grounds.

“5-Star Evangelism” Training Seminar for Pastors (three days):

  • These three-day seminars equip 300-500 pastors and leaders to bring new believers in the faith.
  • Varied activities; teaching opportunities; building relationships with nationals.
  • Beginning at 9am-2pm
  • Lunch will be provided. (Timing is variable so it is recommended to bring a snack).
  • Allow for up to 1 hour travel time from hotel to conference location. 

Daily Devotions: 

  • Rotates between team members. 
  • Typically held an hour before the events of the day around 9am.

*Note: When festival and seminar grounds are a long distance away, the team leaves in the morning and returns after the festival is finished. A daypack is highly recommended. Pack festival clothing, insect repellent, personal items, snacks & evening meal.