What We Offer

Spiritual Formation • Personal Development • Global Competence

Our in-depth training programs prepare short-term mission participants for effective cross-cultural service through transformative discipleship.
Learn from anywhere with our online learning platform or engage with us at our training site in Pennsylvania: The Mission Center.

3-Day Training:

for middle & high school teams

Train at The Mission Center

This 3-day retreat will prepare your team fully for your mission trip. You will sleep in platform tents, learn practical on-field tips, engage in team building exercises, hear relevant speakers, and participate in meaningful worship. Once you train with us, we are sure that you’ll never want to take a trip without training again.

Summer Ventures:

for individuals entering their junior year of high school to college-age young adults (16-23)

Take the next step in your missions journey!

Get a taste for Touch the World’s young adult opportunities by participating in one or both of our Summer Ventures this July:

NYC Cultural Immersion
July 6-13 2022 | $475/person

Gardening for Growth
July 13-17 2022 | $175/person

Missions Resources:

for anyone age 12+

Essential tools for local and global missions


  • Re-Entry Journal, a guide to processing your missions experience

Coming soon:

  • 30-Day Missions-Focused Devotionals
  • 2 Dollar Day, a global poverty simulation
  • and more!

The Missions Academy:

for anyone age 12+

Introductory courses now available!

This online platform hosts a curated selection of courses that will introduce you to Touch the World’s expert training. Learn about identity, culture, mission, and poverty before you serve on a mission trip and see why training is essential.