Go on a Virtual Missions Trip!

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Curious about what ministry in the Middle East looks like these days? Take a virtual missions trip with us! Many churches have had missions trips cancelled or postponed. Travel these days may be challenging or impossible, so we’re offering a unique opportunity: connect with one of our ministry leaders and learn more through an engaging live interaction.

Learn about How God worked in the Lebanese Church in a context of racial and ethnic strife. Our friends in Lebanon have perhaps the most unique lens, from a history of sectarianism, civil war, protest and societal unrest, from which to see the racial issues in this hour with unique compassion. They have been down this road… and they can encourage us in this moment. Read more…

The history God is writing in Lebanon with the renewed vitality of the church, growth among majority background refugees, the breaking down of barriers between Sunni, Shia and Christian… is a story that can give us all hope. It was and remains a context of great suffering and intense strife but the Middle Eastern church is flourishing. 

Take a virtual missions trip with us! Many small groups, Sunday School classes, mission teams and church staff groups have already connected with LSESD/MEBO ministry leaders in Lebanon over Zoom calls, prayed and encouraged one another with what God is doing in the Middle East in a time of uncertainty. If your staff, a class or other group would like to learn more about refugee ministry, the incredible growth of the Arab church, education (special needs, theological or secondary) in the Middle East, or youth ministry in the region, we can connect you with a ministry leader for a virtual interactive session. Please contact us: partnerrelations@lsesd.org and let us know when you’d like to set up your virtual zoom trip!

For more information on visiting the ministries in Lebanon in person for you or your church, please contact Rosette Mansour at rmansour@lsesd.org or Linda Martinez here in the USA at visiontrips@mebo.org

  • Tearfund New Zealand visits LebanonTearfund New Zealand visits Lebanon

    Enduring back-straining positions and makeshift lighting systems for an entire week, a talented team of two dentists and one medical doctor from New Zealand freely provided their services to Syrian refugees and Lebanese patients Sept. 9_13. The team came well-equipped ...

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  • Medical team helps patients physically and spirituallyMedical team helps patients physically and spiritually

    During the week of September 16_20, a group of doctors and nurses from Ireland ran a medical camp for refugees and the poor in Mansourieh and Tripoli.

    Their suitcases heavy laden with clothing to donate, this team arrived ready to serve ...

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  • Virginia Baptists Visited Lebanon in MarchVirginia Baptists Visited Lebanon in March

    “My time in Lebanon was incredible. I was absolutely blown away by every aspect of my experience. The Lebanese Baptists are responding with love, compassion, and excellence to the most needy of their communities in both effective and profoundly beautiful ...

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  • American Baptist Churches Visits LebanonAmerican Baptist Churches Visits Lebanon

    What a blessing it is to meet yet another branch of the Body of Christ in Beirut at LSESD! We arrived strangers and left praising God for these faithful, gracious, dedicated brothers and sisters in Christ.  We were inspired and ...

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  • International Ministries of the American Baptist Churches Visits LebanonInternational Ministries of the American Baptist Churches Visits Lebanon

    “Our mission agency (International Ministries of the American Baptist Churches) has been a partner with LSESD for many years. We brought some of our Global Consultants and key leadership staff for meetings, with the LSESD staff providing logistical support. The ...

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  • Hope Church Glassgow, UKHope Church Glassgow, UK

    Ruth Jack Testimonials:
    Here are two photos from our time at the church in Fanar. It was a really wonderful experience meeting and ministering to the women in this church. We particularly loved hearing their stories, and listening to the ...

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  • Calne Baptist Church – UKCalne Baptist Church – UK

    I’m a Baptist Minister in the UK and had visited Lebanon twice before. I wanted others from my church to have an experience of what God is up to in Lebanon. It is like seeing the book of Acts played ...

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  • Exodus World Service – Itasca, ILExodus World Service – Itasca, IL

    Traveling from the U.S. to Lebanon to learn about LSESD was an extraordinary experience. From the moment we arrived, we were welcomed and accompanied by enthusiastic staff who shared their knowledge of the region and culture of beautiful Lebanon. Staying ...

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