The Seek program will help you discover the beauty and brokenness of the world, while living in community and ministering to others. This six-month discipleship program will help you learn more deeply what it means to be an Anabaptist follower of Jesus.

Seek to grow in love. Seek to live and serve like Jesus.

“From there you will seek the Lord your God, and you will find him if you search after him with all your heart and soul.” (Deuteronomy 4:29, NRSV)

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Who?

18–20 year olds

When?

January–June 2022

Where?

Palestine and Israel

What?

Dig into God’s Word and learn more about what it means to be a disciple of Jesus. Your days will be filled with personal devotions, journaling, corporate worship, guided Bible study and research, short lectures by local instructors, volunteer service and rich conversation. You will also learn some of the local language – enhanced by short periods of local homestays.

How?

You will live with a small, international group of Christians, growing in an Anabaptist reading of the Bible. Together, you will discover the people, places and culture of Palestine and Israel.

Cost?

Participants from the U.S. and Canada will need to raise US$2,500 (C$3,000).

How many of my expenses will be covered?

During Seek, MCC covers all assignment-related costs including:

  • Travel
  • In-country orientation and in-country departure retreat
  • Food expenses
  • Lodging
  • MCC in-country retreat
  • Full medical coverage
  • Any COVID-19 requirements of a country/program i.e. PCR tests, quarantine, PPE, etc.

You will also receive a small monthly stipend for personal items (such as clothing, vacations and haircuts).

Each Seek participant will have to covers all costs related to pre-service medical, passport, optical and dental exams as well as visa expenses.

How do I apply?

Apply here. Participants must be proficient in English. Participants must meet the qualifications for commitment to Christ, church and peace. 


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