REACH TEAM is Oak Creek Assembly of God's movement to live on mission to reach our world for Christ.
You are invited to join our local and global effort to reach the spiritually lost, plant churches, train the next generation of leaders, and serve the poor and suffering with compassion. Use this page to let us know what teams you are interested in, join a team or donate to team members.
We understand that many churches do not have the capacity or resources to organize and send international teams. Our teams are open to those who attend other churches.
CITY ON A HILL
REACH TEAM ONE DAY
UPCOMING DATE: August 11.
Join the effort to transform the lives of youth and families in Milwaukee's central city neighborhoods. Serve at a health clinic in a support role or as a medical professional.
This a combined medical and construction team. Medical volunteers will serve in an existing clinic while construction volunteers build a new facility. Children age 12 and above may join family members on this team
This team will return to continue construction of a Bible college in Morelia. Participate in outreach events and church gatherings in urban and rural settings.
Registration closed. This team has reached capacity.
Join the mission to feed, educate and medically assist the poor with Calcutta Mercy. Take part in outreaches such as feeding programs and working with children.
BIOSAND WATER FILTER TRAINING
LOCATION: OAK CREEK ASSEMBLY OF GOD
$60 HIGH SCHOOL/COLLEGE STUDENTS
Every 90 seconds a child dies from a water-related disease. The water crisis is the #1 global risk based on impact to society as announced by the World Economic Forum in January 2015. Studies have shown the Biosand filter can remove more than 90% of bacteria and 100% of parasites. Learn how to build Biosand water filters so that you can bring this effective tool to areas of the world in need.
TENTATIVE DATES: SEPTEMBER 20-30
This team of women will work with new church plants, serving women and families in poverty through compassion outreach and home visits. There are also planned opportunities to minister to university students and human trafficking survivors.
TENTATIVE DATES: NOVEMBER 1-10
Build a college dormitory, rebuild earthquake resistant homes, and/or rebuild churches. Take a course in outreach to people living in the Himalayan mountains.
TENTATIVE DATES: JANUARY 12-20, 2019
Hurricane Maria damaged 100 of the 196 Assemblies of God churches in Puerto Rico, destroying 40 of them. Serve alongside Puerto Ricans as they continue to rebuild.
Registration closes September 17, 2018.
TENTATIVE DATES: FEBRUARY 7-17, 2019
Chiang Rai Children's Home serves more than 100 children in a region where human trafficking, lack of education, and hunger are major challenges. This team will encourage the boys and girls with songs and activities, and assist with maintenance work.
Registration opens September 9, 2018.
Registration closes October 15, 2018.
TENTATIVE DATES: MARCH 7-17, 2019
Serve in a city where most families do not have access to clean water in or near their home. Establish a base a local church where people in the community can build their own biosand water filter.
Details available by September 2, 2018. Registration opens October 7, 2018.
TENTATIVE DATES: MARCH 7-17, 2019
Bethsaida Bible Institute is experiencing a resurgence of students desiring to serve as pastors and ministry leaders. Connect with students and meet an urgent need to rehabilitate aging campus buildings.
Details available by September 9, 2018. Registration opens October 14, 2018.
TENTATIVE DATES: APRIL 3-9, 2018
Assist with ongoing rebuilding and outreach ministries in Florida Keys communities damaged by Hurricane Irma.
Details available by September 30, 2018. Registration opens November 4, 2018.
TENTATIVE DATES: MAY 17-19, 2019
Spencer Lake Christian Center serves thousands of children and teens each summer. Prepare the buildings, grounds and waterfront prior to the arrival of 2019 campers.
TENTATIVE DATES: JUNE 21-30, 2019
This team of teenagers and youth leaders will travel to a remote Alaskan church to engage in children's ministry, evening outreach rallies, and small work projects.
Details available by October 21, 2018. Registration opens November 25, 2018.
DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED
Serve as a caregiver at Special Touch Summer Getaway, a camp-style Christian retreat for people with intellectual or physical disabilities.
TENTATIVE DATES: JULY 12-21, 2019
Host a free "Kids Summer Kick-off" for church neighborhood during the week after school is let out. The team will teach Bible stories, leads games and songs, and organizes crafts. In the afternoon, teams are engaged in various outreaches and prayers walks.
Details available by January 6, 2019. Registration opens February 10, 2019.
TENTATIVE DATES: JULY 18-28, 2019
Leading an English as a Second Language (ESL) camp for children ages toddler to primary school.
Details available by January 13, 2019. Registration opens February 17, 2019.
TENTATIVE DATES: AUGUST 10-17, 2019
Embark on an rustic adventure, building a church in community along the Amazon River that is only accessible boat. Be part of a vision to build 100 churches in this river region where villages are difficult to reach.
Details available by December 23, 2018. Registration opens January 27, 2019.
AUGUST 12-16, 2019
This team of college students and young adults will be part of the life-changing outreaches that take place daily at the Dream Center. From playing with neglected kids in under-resourced neighborhoods, busing hurting people from the streets to church, and handing out food and other necessities to those experiencing homelessness on Skid Row, you get to play a role in bringing hope and help to the broken of Los Angeles.
Details available by February 3, 2019. Registration opens March 10, 2019.
TENTATIVE DATES: SEPTEMBER 20-29, 2019
Participate in connecting people and building relationships. This includes intercession, training, interaction with unreached peoples, and gospel outreach. Throughout the course of the trip, get a sense of the beauty and challenges of following Jesus in areas where Live Dead teams serve.
Details available by March 17, 2019. Registration opens April 21, 2019.
TENTATIVE DATES: OCTOBER 26-NOVEMBER 3, 2019
Join with a local church to reach boys and girls through an afternoon and evening kids crusade. Come alongside Congolese to assist with building a church or center for street children.
TENTATIVE DATES: NOVEMBER 2-10, 2019
Join with our international church partner in Barcelona to host a Saturday women's conference. The team will prepare for the event and engage in outreaches and prayer walks. During the event, serve in registration, giveaways, worship, photography and other areas.
Details available by April 28, 2019. Registration opens June 2, 2019.
TENTATIVE DATES: NOVEMBER 7-17, 2019
Serve in an evangelism medical clinic in a South Pacific island nation. The ministry and clinic will be in a remote area with rustic conditions.
Details available by January 20, 2019. Registration opens February 24, 2019.
This team is open to medical professionals and support personnel. Those serving as medical professionals must provide current licenses, curriculum vitae, and a passport photo page copy by Monday, April 15 2019.