We understand that during this time of uncertainty over international travel and personal health, those interested in missions may not want to commit at this time. If you are interested in long-term missions, be it one of the structured programs below or blazing your own trail, please reach out to us! We would love to at the very least start the conversation. 


NEW: Year of Destiny in the Balkans

September 2020 to August 2021

Spend a year serving God in missions in southeastern Europe, based in Bulgaria. Participate in God’s mission in Turkey and study the Bible on location in Greece!


  • To serve God alongside Dove Christian Fellowship in the city of Sliven, Bulgaria
  • To experience world missions, by also ministering beyond Bulgaria into Turkey
  • To become proficient in the Bulgarian language
  • To develop new ministry skills
  • To understand the Bible better as you study key New Testament texts in the very location of churches in Greece to which the letters were written (in Philippi and Thessaloniki)

Ministry opportunities

  • Outreach to children
  • Developing a new group for teenagers
  • Developing a social media strategy for the church’s communication and outreach
  • Serving a gypsy community in the mountains

More details here.

Download an application here.


NEW: Year for God in New Zealand

One year of ministry with a flexible start time


  • Focus on prayer and worship by serving in the YWAM Furnace Prayer Room through music, evangelism and/or administrative work (you do not need to apply to YWAM)
  • Assist the Smith family in practical ways
  • Participate in the One Thing Internship
  • Grow in cross-cultural understanding
  • Deepen your relationship with God in an intentional way

Download the full ministry description here.

Download an application here.


Love’s Door, Zambia

Offering short-term and long-term mission opportunities to serve with Love’s Door, Zambia. Tasks may include:

  • Administration / Clerical / Organisation tasks
  • Managing short-term teams, interns, communication with visitors
  • Groundskeeper / Manager – help make our village base a paradise
  • House manager – organise food, chore schedules, cleaning duties, etc.
  • Mechanical / Building / Handyman
  • Social Worker / Counselor
  • Children’s ministry
  • Gospel worker – plant simple churches, initiate discipleship in the village


Medellín, Colombia

  • Housing provided
  • Teach English / Youth work
  • Daily after-school club for older children and teenagers
  • Opportunities for building relationships with Colombian youth through English language club
  • Reasonable knowledge of Spanish required
  • 1-year term



Education: Rural Kenya

  • Teach children aged 3 to 6 in a village school
  • Opportunities for building relationships in the community and adult education
  • Work with unreached people groups
  • 3-month to 3-year term

Education: Coastal Kenya

  • Tutor children aged 5 to 15 years in all subjects (The local curriculum will be provided)
  • Opportunities for building relationships in the community through adult education
  • Work with unreached people groups
  • 3-month to 3-year term

Medical: Rural Kenya

  • Provide medical services in a village setting where DOVE Mission Africa (DMA) has a clinic
  • Opportunities for building relationships in the community through:
    • agricultural training based on conservation agriculture
    • vocational training of adults
  • Work with unreached people groups
  • 3-month to 3-year term

Web design/Communications: Nairobi, Kenya

  • Train staff on website maintenance and social media, web design and written communications
  • Opportunities for evangelism, discipleship and children’s ministry
  • Up to a 6-month term

Egbe, Nigeria

The following positions are open at ECWA Hospital, Egbe. Serve anywhere from six months to two years.

  • Chief Operating Officer/Hospital Administrator 
  • Construction Manager
  • Family Physician
  • Surgeon

These are the most desired positions, but more are available. Click here to view these positions on the the ECWA Hospital, Egbe page.


For More Information

Contact Peter Bunton at the DMI office at 717-627-1996 or by email.


Other Locations

If you feel a call to a place not mentioned above, please contact the DMI office to discuss further possibilities via email or call 717-627-1996

Looking for service opportunities in a shorter time frame? Check out our internship program!