Colombia – 2021-16
Colombia is located on both the Pacific and Caribbean Sea, and shares borders with Panama, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. With over 50 million residents, Colombia is one of the most ethnically and linguistically diverse countries in the world. A large percentage (94%) of its residents would claim to be Christian, while only a small percentage (7%) would claim to be of evangelical faith.
Short-term trips categorized at this level have either a medium level of strenuous activity levels, mid-level advanced ministry or location requirements, or all of the above. Participants must be willing to share the gospel and their testimony to others, be physically able to walk for extended periods of time, over even and uneven surfaces with some steps, inclines and unpaved terrain. Participants must be willing to commit to attending 100 percent of scheduled trainings on culture and ministry tactics.