Get Involved

Latest News

Featured Links

Student Life Homes Advocate Opportunities The Forgotten Initiative

Missionary Opportunities

missionary-opportunity-2 Have you ever considered trading your paved road in the states for a dirt road in a developing country? Has the Lord prompted your heart to serve orphans overseas? We are looking for people to GO and SERVE as missionaries all over the world.

As missionary Jim Elliott once famously said, “He is no fool that gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.” The truth is simple. You can’t out-sacrifice God. As you take the love and truth of Christ where it is not, your faithful Heavenly Father will daily–continually–meet your needs.

Ready to learn more?

Here’s what we are looking for currently–

In addition to our current missionary needs (see below), we are always looking for staff to serve at various locations around the world. Specifically, these needs include accounting, administration, counseling, and facility management/maintenance. Interested in learning more? Please submit your resume and cover letter. We’d be happy to share more details about each opportunity.

Contact Us to Learn More


Current Missionary Needs

Join one of our mission teams in-country for 2 to 4 years. Open opportunities exist in Ethiopia, Haiti, Guatemala and Cambodia. Each of these opportunities will require hard work and dedication, but each comes with a lifetime of memories. Come see first-hand what God is doing overseas. Work with orphans and vulnerable children. Meet loving caregivers and Christian mentors sacrificing for kids in need.

Learn more about each of the opportunities below:

1. Ethiopia

Program Director:

Come help guide kids into a more hopeful future! We are seeking a missionary candidate(s) to serve in Ziway as our Program Director. The Program Director will report to our board (Ethiopian Executive Committee), serve with our Ethiopian leadership team, and be responsible for general oversight of the program including:

Beneficial skills/experiences include:

Candidates will complete the required full missionary sending process. This includes training, support raising, and culture/language learning in country.  At least an initial 3-5 year commitment will be required.

Visit the Lifesong Ethiopia page to learn more about the project.


Contact Us to Learn More


2. Haiti


Open Arms ministry is currently caring for 125 children. There is a local staff of 55. In addition to the school and medical needs, Open Arms has started an agricultural and hospitality business. We are seeking someone to assist with administration and logistics with both.

Beneficial skills/experience include:

Cross-cultural training will be required. Previous experience is helpful.

Visit the Lifesong Haiti page for more information on this project.


Contact Us to Learn More


3. Guatemala


The VOH Chaplain will oversee the spiritual needs of the Village of Hope ministry including staff, children, and people from the local community. This position will also help lead the effort (in conjunction with a Guatemalan pastor) to plant a church at Village of Hope for the surrounding villages.

Skills/Abilities Required:

Educational and Background Preferences:

Experience in a church, para-church, or NGO setting is desired. Is pursuing, or has, a certificate or degree in Christian ministry, or the like. Cross-cultural experience in a latin country. Experience working in orphan care is preferred but not required. Has experience in working with children dealing with trauma, or willing to learn.


Visit the Lifesong Guatemala page for more information on this project.


Contact Us to Learn More


4. Cambodia

Children’s Home and Learning Center Coordinator:

Construction of Hope, in partnership with Lifesong for Orphans, is seeking a missionary candidate to serve in Takeo, Cambodia, as our Program Coordinator with the possibility for increasing responsibility towards a more directive role. The Program Coordinator will report to the Country Director, serve with our Cambodian leadership team, and be responsible for general oversight of the program, including:

Skills and Competencies

Visit the Lifesong Cambodia page for more information on this project.


Contact Us to Learn More

God is not unjust. He will not forget your work and the love you have shown Him as you have helped His people. –Hebrews 6:10