REFUGE Student Ministry

Mission Trip

March 30-April 6, 2019

For current Juniors & Seniors

Sea Tribes Summer 2019 Outreach


With millions of unreached people in the vast area of Southeast Asia, we are given an opportunity to be part of the spiritual expansion for the glory of God. Not only will your group have the opportunity to experience the beauty of Indonesia’s islands, vast jungle, and beautiful people, but you will also be fully immersed into the culture of the locals by living in their homes.

 Trip Dates: July 3-19, 2019

We will have a team meeting Sunday, January 27th at 1:30 PM in the second floor Loft Room at the Heritage Park Campus. We will have a light lunch, meet each other, and go over some articles and other pertinent details for the trip. If you haven’t had a chance to fill out your application and would like to join, please don’t delay! Applications close February 1, 2019. 

Pricing Estimate:
$1150 + 50 to be paid in cash for work projects*

Important Dates:
February 1: Applications and $200 non-refundable deposit due
March 1: $800 payment due
June 1: Balance due*

*Costs cover all expected days in country; extra days are chargeable. Airfare rates depend on dates and airlines. Excludes international flight (approx $800-$1000), international ferry ($50), and accommodations in Singapore (approx $100).

 Questions? Email

Team Coordinators: Chris & Devlyn Neveux


Serving with Forward Edge International to share Christ’s love with those affected by poverty in Nicaragua.

Susie Miller

Susie is originally from Portland, Oregon. She worked as a hairstylist for seventeen years before the Lord called her to the mission field in 2007 to Managua, Nicaragua, working as field staff at Villa Esperanza (Village of Hope) with Forward Edge International. Her primary role is coordinating short-term mission teams that serve in and around the community of the Villa.  Susie also serves as Child Sponsorship representative at Villa Esperanza. She also helps facilitate communication between girls in the rescue home program and their sponsors.

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Paul & Ani Barmaksezian

Paul has been involved in ministry and missions since his high school years.  He and his wife, Ani, have been working closely with Forward Edge International since 2010.  Paul and Ani accepted a calling to serve as Field Staff in Managua, Nicaragua in September 2011, where they now reside with their two children, Michelle and Luke.

Prior to working with Forward Edge, Paul was a founding partner in a technology consulting firm. He now uses his business and technology skills to help manage operations at Villa Esperanza.

Ani is currently serving as a third-grade teacher at a local Christian school. She has a deep love for Jesus, the people of Nicaragua, and the work God is doing at Villa Esperanza.

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Phone: (360) 747-7873
Skype: pbarmak and anibarmaksezian
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