Upcoming Trips


Thank you for considering a short-term mission trip with the Summit. This is more than an overseas trip. We are boldly asking God to give us the promise he made to Jesus in Psalm 2:8: “Ask me, and I will make the nations your inheritance” (NIV). You are part of the answer to that prayer.

We invite you to apply to one of our short-term trips below! Please note that all applicants should be a regular attender of The Summit Church and live in RDU. If you have any questions about applying for a short-term trip, please email us.

Give to Missions

Middle East - Sept (5061)

Middle East 9/16/2021 to 9/25/2021 $2,250.00

We will have the unique opportunity of joining missionary families in the middle east who have shared the gospel while operating a thriving local business for over 5 years. Throughout this trip, we will be serving alongside them and their business, extending the gospel through business relationships and local opportunities, worshipping in their house church, and praying over their ministry. Come ready to serve, encourage our missionaries, share the gospel with locals, and see God's global work in this tropical middle eastern culture.

Estimated trip cost: $2,250.00
Applications and $300.00 deposit due May 19, 2021.

  • Josh Hall (Leader)
  • Apply

    London (5007)

    London 9/17/2021 to 9/26/2021 $2,450.00

    Our team will be serving and partnering with a Summit church plant in London, England. The vision of the church is to help connect Jesus to people, people to community, and community to mission. We will come alongside the church in their vision by sharing the gospel, distributing bibles, and praying for people in local neighborhoods and universities. We would love to have you join us as we serve our church planters in one of the most strategic cities for gospel outreach in the world.

    Estimated trip cost: $2,450.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due May 20, 2021.

  • Clay Perry (Leader)
  • Apply

    Central Asia - Oct (5025)

    Central Asia 10/6/2021 to 10/13/2021 $2,500.00

    Come visit families sent from our church, who are currently helping bring many jobs to locals and helping bring the gospel to a people who have little access to the gospel in Central Asia. You will experience world renown hospitality from the local culture and as you live life with our field partners, you will understand what they do and why they do it. You will have the opportunity to spend various amounts of time in prayer with the team, help brainstorm new ideas for reaching and helping people and live life with the team through fellowship, visiting project sites, eating meals with locals, attending team meetings and participating in house church. The focus of this trip will be member care. Not only will you be a valuable blessing to our field partners, but God will also change your heart to align with His desires and passions to save the lost.

    Estimated trip cost: $2,500.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due June 8, 2021.

  • Ryan Doherty (Leader)
  • Apply

    South Asia - Oct (5032)

    South Asia 10/17/2021 to 10/27/2021 $2,300.00

    In this buzzing, strategic city in South Asia, less than 2% of the population would claim to follow Jesus. This country is enveloped in lostness. On this 10 day trip, participants will join the long term team in working alongside national partners and the church to bring the gospel into slum communities and Red Light areas. The main work will be prayer, evangelism, and encouraging missionaries and national believers.

    Estimated trip cost: $2,300.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due June 19, 2021.

  • Anna Ashley (Leader)
  • Apply

    Ecuador (3269)

    Ecuador 11/4/2021 to 11/9/2021 $1,250.00

    This is a family mission trip to Quito, Ecuador! We will be partnering with a local Baptist church in Quito to target an unreached area of the city through: kids clubs (vbs) evangelism, door to door love baskets, and family fun nights.

    Estimated trip cost: $1,250.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due July 7, 2021.

  • Matt Baker (Leader)
  • Apply

    North Africa - Nov (5029)

    North Africa 11/6/2021 to 11/14/2021 $2,250.00

    Join us as we serve and partner with our field partners and their team in North Africa. Our time will be spent serving and encouraging our sent ones as well as spending time teaching english at a local school. Please contact trip leader for more specific details about this trip.

    Estimated trip cost: $2,250.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due July 9, 2021.

  • Darrick Smith (Leader)
  • Apply

    South Asia - Nov (5058)

    South Asia 11/11/2021 to 11/20/2021 $2,150.00

    Step into a country where light needs to shine in the darkness. We'll work alongside long-term field partners to encourage local believers & provide health education to local women. You will have the opportunity to see how life is in a rural, unreached area of the world while engaging in local dining & culture. Our main objective is to be an encouragement through prayer & service to our field partners & the work they are doing on the ground to share the Gospel.

    Estimated trip cost: $2,150.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due July 14, 2021.

  • Kaitlyn Seay (Leader)
  • Apply

    Arab Gulf (5033)

    Arab Gulf 11/12/2021 to 11/21/2021 $2,400.00

    We will be visiting with and encouraging several field partners who live and serve in the Arab Gulf. Our trip will be during the Expo 2020 (which was postponed opening due to COVID). We will have the opportunity to meet people from around the world, better appreciate their unique cultures, and pray strategically for each country represented. The main goals of the trip are to encourage the full-time partners living and ministering in the city and to cultivate in team members a sense for the scope and urgency of God's work around the world.

    Estimated trip cost: $2,400.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due July 15, 2021.

  • Jon Hibshman (Leader)
  • Apply

    Nicaragua (5031)

    Chichigalpa, Nicaragua 12/13/2021 to 12/21/2021 $1,450.00

    Come join our team to Nicaragua! This team will be coming alongside New Song Mission Nicaragua and assisting with their on-going ministries. The team will spend time fellowshipping with one of New Song's village church plants and will partner with its members in engaging locals in prayer and visitation in their neighborhoods. Depending on the makeup of the team, other ministry efforts may include tutoring young students in their education program, working with adolescent athletes in the Baseball Academy, assisting in various construction projects, and teaching / discipling men and women at the mission.

    Estimated trip cost: $1,450.00
    Applications and $300.00 deposit due August 15, 2021.

  • John Wilson (Leader)
  • Apply