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420 missionaries. In more than 60 countries around the world.

What a huge network we can use for your individual short-term mission!

Here you can find out about some of the ways you can get involved in God’s mission and share the transforming power of the Gospel with the world. Is there something for you or do you have other ideas?

Please get in touch!

Mission countries.

Albania CFN
Albania Life Spring
Brazil Lopes family
Germany Hiss family
Germany Soli Deo
Greece Christianiki Diakonia
Greece Eurorelief
Latvia Ganchauskas
Liberia YWAM
Lithuania Free Christian Church Alytus
Lithuania Kaunas Church
Madagascar MHM
Paraguay Walking on Waters
Philippines Christ for Asia
Romania Domus
Romania PdF Center
Romania Port of Hope
Romania Restore Ministries
South Africa Musawe Nkosi
Tanzania Second Chance
Uganda God Remembers
Uruguay Epp family
Zambia Kwathu Children's Home
Zambia Lubuto
Zambia Schempp family
A mission abroad is an incredibly enriching experience in which you can learn more about God, other cultures and people, and about yourself.
Lea Andexlinger, Short-term Coordinator and Supervisor

We support you.


Firstly, we invite you to get to know us. And we want to get to know you personally. Only then can we be sure you are in the right place. The first meeting will be online. We will then work together to find out what kind of short-term position suits you, or what else is important for your desired placement.

Once we have found a suitable placement for your calling, we will assign you a contact person of our team who will support you in all aspects of your preparation. This includes:

– Information about the placement in terms of tasks, costs, accommodation, etc.

– Information about funding your placement.

– Help with planning for vaccinations, visas, flights, insurance, etc.

– Administrative discussions and arrangements.





We offer a crash course to prepare you for your assignment. This preparatory course is an important element and prerequisite for your short-term assignment.

Topics we will cover include: Living in a foreign culture! What challenges might I face? How can I prepare well? How can I make my time abroad a rich experience? In addition to input from the preparation team, there will be plenty of time for personal dialogue!

Are you interested?

Then join the next Crash course from 26th to 29th June 2025 in Wüstenrot.

Reserve your place at

We look forward to seeing you!

From the crash course I gained very practical knowledge about how to deal with cultural differences. I also found the experiences of previous short-term volunteers inspiring and consciously take an openness to talking about faith with me into my assignment in Mauritius and Tanzania.
Participant Finn Becker

Throughout your placement, you will be supported by your personal contact: They will keep in touch with you by email, talk to you and answer any questions you may have. And of course, we will pray for you as a team!




At the end of your placement there will be a return seminar where you can reflect on your experience and think about the next steps.

Your contact person will also hold an individual debriefing session with you.

And you?
You should meet these personal requirement.

  • A personal relationship with Jesus.
  • A heart for the local people and a willingness to share Jesus with others.
  • Openness to other cultures and a willingness to adapt to local conditions.
  • Good teamwork skills and flexibility.

You should meet these formal requirements.

  • Age: at least 18 years old at the time of departure (16 years old in exceptional cases)
  • Application period: minimum 3 months within Europe and 6 months outside Europe
  • Costs must be covered privately or by a sponsoring group.
  • Attending the Crash Course
  • Acceptance of the mission statement of the Kontaktmission and the guidelines of the local partner organisation
  • Departure date and length of placement are flexible

Let's go.
Get in contact with us!

Short-term Application.
Do you want to live your calling? Apply for short-term mission with us.
Fill in the application form and send it to
Do you have any questions or need help?
Call us on +49(0)7945 30796 00 or use the contact form. We will be happy to help you!

    The short-term team.

    Lea Andexlinger.
    Jürgen Arnold.
    Debora de Haan.
    Dagmar & Denis Krautter.
    Juliane Lux.
    Christian Ziegler
    Human Ressource Manager
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