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The short-term missionary program provides opportunity for the placement of temporary volunteers with career missionaries to accomplish specific ministry goals within a limited period of time. Short-term missionaries assist with home schooling, teaching at a Bible institute or seminary, camps, medical evangelism, computer work, office work, church music programs, etc. Short-term assignments last up to two years.

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  • Clear testimony of being born again.
  • Dedication, self-sacrifice, and adaptability to changing circumstances.
  • Agreement with the doctrinal statement of GFA.
  • A true zeal for winning lost souls evidenced in part by current involvement in the ministry of a local church.
  • Relevant experience to the ministry to be performed on the field.
  • Generally good health.
  • Complete undergraduate and/or graduate education. 


  • The cost varies with the field but will include airfare, passport, visa fees, insurance, immunizations, stipend to cover room and board, and transportation.
  • The short-termer will be responsible to raise the support through his local church, friends, and family. 

Next Step

  • If interested, download the form, complete it, and return it to GFA.