Costa Rica (Casa Adobe):
Location: Santa Rosa, Costa Rica
Number of positions: 1-3
Expected length of service: 1 year
Costs associated with the Cohort: Approximately $10,000 for one year
Purpose: To support Costa Rican local ministries in engaging the communities around them.
As part of the Cohort of Missioners, participants will have the opportunity to engage in direct service, a spiritual formation process, and a theological perspectives training.
Background on Ministry Partner: Casa Adobe is located in the community of Santa Rosa, a community in which various people, both homeless and residents, struggle with drug and alcohol addictions. Children run and play in the streets without supervision. Casa Adobe’s mission is to be a community within the community, to be good neighbors, and to live out God’s Kingdom in a concrete way.
As part of the Cohort, participants will have the opportunity to engage in direct service, a spiritual formation process, and a theological perspectives training.
- An advanced level of Spanish is required
- Ability to work independently and engage in the community is necessary
- An understanding of Latin American culture, or a desire to learn about Latin American culture is necessary
- A desire to live in intentional community is helpful
Additional costs include vaccinations, medical and travel insurance, personal funds, etc. Fundraising assistance is provided and ministry-related expenses are tax-deductible.