Thanks for your willingness to lead a team on a mission trip! Below are a number of forms and other resources that will help you as you lead your team. If there are other things you need, you can contact us at

Mission Team Leader Competencies:

      1.   Gospel- Leader is driven by a desire to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ to the lost. Leader emphasizes the importance of: 
        • proclaiming the gospel in culturally relevant ways
        • asking for a response
        • serving gospel-centered missionaries
      2. Shepherd- Leader makes discipleship of the team a priority through:
        • building team unity
        • creating opportunities to foster team members' spiritual growth
        • executing a prayer strategy
      3. Organization- Leader has ability to organize the various logistical aspects of the trip. Leader delegates tasks to team members when appropriate.
      4. Fiscal- Leader is responsible with money and a wise steward of the funds entrusted by the church.
      5. Feedback— Leader is willing and able to correct team members in a spirit of grace and truth when needed. Leader is open to receiving developmental feedback from Global Ministries Staff or team members if needed. 

      Links to featured resources for our team leaders: