Opportunities to Serve as Short-Term Missionaries

  • Child Evangelism Fellowship’s After School Good News Clubs, throughout the school year
  • Rainbow Acres, 2019 dates to be announced
  • Guatemala, June 23 – 29, 2019


Short-Term Missions details

A. Outside of Southern California

  • Guatemala, Sunday, June 23 – 29, 2019

    • working alongside Josue and Nancy Lemus.
    • Team Preparation Meetings in 2019, are Sundays • Room 105 • 1 – 3 pm:  1/27, 2/24, 3/24, 4/28, 5/26.
  • India, July 11-21, 2019 • Guadalupe Flores goes with e3 Partners.

B. Closer to home

1. Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF)* & After School Good News Clubs (ASGNC’s)

  • Located in Downey and other nearby area schools
  • “HOSTS AND TEACHERS NEEDED! 5-Day Club is an exciting, fun-filled 90 minutes held each day for five consecutive days during the summer. It includes dynamic Bible lessons, creative learning activities, inspiring missionary story, meaningful songs, life-changing Scripture memorization.
  • “HOSTS invite children from their communities. Many of these children will hear the Gospel for the first time and will have an opportunity to receive Him as Savior and know what it means to become a follower of Christ.
  • “TEACHERS (Short Term Missionaries) are usually (but not limited to) high school and college-age. They attend training in how to share the good news with children.
  • CONTACT: FBCD coordinator Marilyn Evans or Ashley Casillas • Director, Mid-Cities Chapter CEF • 562-943-7188 or email: acasillas@cefmidcities.org.
  • “FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE MAY BE AVAILABLE FOR GOOD NEWS TEACHERS: Since this is considered a short-term mission project, the Missions Team would like to assist as needed in covering the cost of the training and materials.
  • Please let Shirley know in the church office, 562-923-1261, ext. 226, if you are interested in participating.”

 *NOTICE: Those under 18 going on any FBCD event must have a parent or guardian signed Information Card – Medical & Liability Release Form for the current year on file in the church office.



Ministry Partners – Organizations Ministry Partners – Individuals
Awana Clubs International
Beacon Light Mission – Doors of Hope Judy A
Child Evangelism Fellowship Tracy & Julie Dykes
International Ministries Jim & Carolyn Hively
Reach Beyond Casey Cashen
Russian Missions Josué & Nancy Lemus
The MossyFoot Project Josh and Dottie McDowell
Thousand Pines Christian Camp Rev. Steve and Nina Mitchell
 LivingHelp Center  Hitoshi Yamada
Paul & Cyndi Richardson & Family
Ministry Partners – Bible Institute
Arab Baptist Theological Seminary

Hindustan Bible Institute


Other Partnerships

Food Help
Rainbow Acres
Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child
Vision: To make missionaries who love God and love others in all parts of the globe. (Matt. 28: 18 thru 20 and Luke 10:27)
Values: Prayer, Evangelism, Discipleship, and accountability.
Mission: To go and support those who are fulfilling the Great Commandment and Great Commission.
Objectives: To equip the saints to fulfill the Great Commission.
To support the Disciples of Christ who have been called to proclaim the Gospel locally and internationally.
To minister to each individual missionary that FBCD supports and upholding the biblical standard for ongoing ministry.