Summer Team Updates #1

Bolivia:
Team Bolivia has arrived healthy and safe and are enjoying ministry! Here is a quick update on what they’re doing. The team has spent their week doing work projects with the church, such as painting and building to help update the church, Genesis Cochabamba, and working at an orphanage. They’ve had to opportunity to do some evangelism outreach in a local market and taught Sunday school classes at Genesis Church.
Burkina Faso:
Team Burkina Faso has arrived safely in country and are enjoying ministry with their contacts, Good News World Mission! The Team has spent their week painting the Kids Club classroom and working on the school garden. They’ve also been doing arts and crafts, teaching songs and Bible stories to students.  
Burma:
Team Burma has arrived safe and healthy and have connected with their contacts. The team has been working in an orphanage this past week and has also had the opportunity to do a prayer walk in Yangon.
Chile:
Team Chile has arrived safely in country and have begun ministry with their contacts, One Hope! The team has been doing school ministry at different schools throughout the city. They’ve also had the opportunity to do prison ministry and work in a house for underprivileged kids.
China:
Team China has arrived in country healthy and safe! They’ve connected with their contacts and are enjoying ministry. This week the team has had the opportunity to serve children in a home where many of them have special needs and have been discarded by their families. Team China had been able to love on these children as well as help with day to day tasks for their contacts. 
Ecuador:

Team Ecuador has arrived safely in country and has connected with their contacts! The team has had the opportunity to do multiple work projects throughout the week and work with different ministry partners of their contacts, Go International. They’ve also been doing various outreaches throughout the city such as helping at the local feeding ministry and the juvenile center.
Germany:

Team Germany has arrived healthy and safe in country. They’ve connected with their contacts and are enjoying ministry. The team has had the opportunity to work at the Refugee Café with YWAM. They’ve also had the opportunity to reach out to families, kids, men and the elderly from Muslim countries.
Greece:
Team Greece has arrived safely and are enjoying ministry with their contacts. The team has had the opportunity to work with Abba House and do afterschool activities with the kids. They’ve also been able to do work projects such has organizing the storeroom and the house, maintain the basketball court and work on the open day celebration. They also have the opportunity to do a Bible study and field day with the Abba House kids.
Guatemala:
Team Guatemala has arrived safe and healthy in country and are enjoying ministry with their contacts. They have been working with Missions Impact by preparing for youth conferences and services they will be holding in the following weeks.
India North:

Team India North has arrived safely in country and are enjoying ministry! They have had the opportunity to do camps throughout the week. This includes having workshops, games, doing worship and giving their testimonies to the kids.
India South:
Team India South has arrived healthy and safe in country and are enjoying ministry with their contacts! The team has been working with kids through general assemblies, helping tutor the children and find ministry through those moments. They are also helping serve the food during the day and helping the school staff finish up the day.
Italy:
Team Italy arrived safely and healthy and are enjoying ministry with their contacts! Team Italy has been working with some of the youth at the church they are serving at in Turino, Italy.
Japan:
Team Japan has arrived safely in country and have begun ministry! They have been working with PAZ Japan and have had the opportunity to do outreaches to universities in the morning. They’ve also had the opportunity to do street worship and outreach and work at the Fire Conference. Team Japan has already seen two salvations which incredible for the spiritual climate of the nation!
Kenya:
Team Kenya has arrived safe and healthy in country and have begun ministry with their contacts! The team has had the opportunity to do hospital ministry and work with the clinics. They have also had the opportunity to hold multiple cell groups throughout the week and do school ministry as well.
Malawi:
Team Malawi has arrived safe in country and have begun ministry with their contacts! The team has had the opportunity to do an after school program with Urban Promise and are continuing to prepare for the next few weeks.
Nepal:

Team Nepal has arrived safe in country and are enjoying ministry with their contacts! The team has had the opportunity to serve the YWAM base by painting it. They’ve also been able to do Bible studies with the women in the area and do outreaches in the village.
Philippines:

Team Philippines have arrived safely in country and have begun ministry with their contact! This week the team had the opportunity to do a youth camp with the church’s core leadership group. This included team-building games and evening services. The team saw a lot of break through moments for those who attended the camp. They have also been preparing for an upcoming VBS service.
Romania:

Team Romania has arrived safely in country and have begun ministry! They have had the opportunity to help with a work project and visit their contacts coffee shop. They have also had the opportunity to do outreaches at the schools in the area and do a VBS.
Singapore:
Team Singapore has arrived safely and are enjoying ministry with their contacts! They have had the opportunity to serve with TOUCH Community Services.
South Africa Joburg:
Team South Africa Joburg has arrived safely and are enjoying ministry with their contacts! They have had the opportunity to do high school ministry, teen ministry, and primary school ministry throughout the week. They have also had the opportunity to do outreach at a local university and work at a KidsGame Volunteer Camp.
South Africa Soccer:
Team South Africa Soccer has arrived safely in country and have begun ministry with their contacts! The team had had the opportunity to work with All Nations through local school outreaches and connecting with kids through soccer. They have also had the opportunity to work with Ubuntu Football Academy teaching soccer and ministering to students.
Tanzania:
Team Tanzania has arrived safe and healthy in country and have begun ministry with their contacts! The team has the opportunity to build a wall to protect a local hospital and go hut to hut around the area.
Thailand:
Team Thailand has arrived safely in country and has begun teaching at a few of the local schools!
Uganda:
Team Uganda has arrived safe and healthy in country and have begun ministry with their contacts! The team has had the opportunity to connect with some of the local pastors on the groups as well as start some street ministry through hut to hut.
United Kingdom:
Team United Kingdom has arrived safely in country and have begun ministry with their contacts! The team has been involved in a few youth services, serving on church outreaches and helping at the local church.
Uruguay:
Team Uruguay has arrived safely in country and have begun ministry! The team has settled into the farm where they are staying and has had the opportunity to work at a local school.
Zambia:
Team Zambia has arrived safely in country and has connected with their contacts! This week the team went to orientation and drove out to the bush to set up camp. They have had the opportunity to do hut to hut ministry during the day and hold a night meeting for the local village.
Zimbabwe Healing:

Team Zimbabwe Healing has arrived safely in country and has begun ministry with their contacts. The team is working on a needs assessment in the community by hearing what the community needs and how they can begin to move out of poverty.