Paraguay, Latin America Caribbean
MAPS Volunteer (1-11 months)
MA (1-2 years)
Career (3+ years)
Type: Administrative, Campus Ministry, Children's Ministry, Church Planting, Compassion, ESL or TESL, Music Ministries, and Teaching, School Administration and Library
ASUNCION, PARAGUAY: Various opportunities to be involved with a number of ministries, including a ChildHope (formerly LACC) school, grades K-12, in Asunción. ChildHope exists within LAC World Missions to address the needs of the poorest of the poor through compassion outreach, education in a Christian school system, and spiritual transformation through Christian church community.
Must be bilingual (language training is included for 1-2 year or Career assignments); preferably have adult and children’s ministry experience, some educational background, a self-starter, teachable, team player, not fearful, willing to take bus or taxi as needed, and must have endurance for a third-world setting.
Opportunities to serve in any one or more of the following areas:
- Compassion and Evangelistic ministry of ChildHope via the vehicle of Education. Must have skills in business management.
- Facilitate communication between sponsor and sponsored child, responsible to visit four schools in greater Asuncion area to help with correspondence received, translate letters, take pictures of sponsored children.
- Work with Chaplains of ChildHope developing strategies to encourage spiritual life of school staff members as well as of the students.
- Coach for ChildHope students feeling led to go into full time ministry; soul wining youth pastor familiar with Royal Ranger/Missionettes to develop among ChildHope students.
- Teach English with Paraguayan teachers in ChildHope English Department.
- Musician to develop an ChildHope choir and/or band, as well as establish and lead a worship team for Asunción International Christian Church (AIC). Must play an instrument.
- Sunday School teachers for children and adults at Asunción International Christian Church (AIC). Help develop and lead small groups or cell groups during the week.
- Asuncion Christian Academy (ACA) is an international non-denominational Christian school. ACA needs godly professionally trained teachers for all areas. Small salary would be included. Please contact us for more information about the benefits of working at ACA.
- Organize Chi Alpha among university students. There are currently two groups of university students that need organization and guidance.
- A person that has a vocation to work in a Compassion and Evangelistic ministry such as Latin America Child Care via the vehicle of Education. Must have skills in business management.
- A librarian help us to organize the books and materials we have in Spanish and English and to also help train others to do so.