Littleton, Colorado (PressExposure) November 23, 2009 -- Lifetree Adventures announced today family mission trip dates for 2010. Families may travel to Alaska or Mazatlan and serve the needy while they live the local culture. The family mission trip to Alaska will be held on June 12-20, 2010 and the family mission trip to Mazatlan will be held on March 20-27, 2010
and December 18-26, 2010.
Lifetree Adventures are perfect for Christian families âthose with small children and big family groups too! Together families will show Christian love to people in need and grow closer to each other â and to God â as they serve alongside one another. Even small children can contribute to the work, learning the sense of accomplishment and joy that comes from giving of themselves to help others. Many families have said they come away from a Lifetree Adventure with a heart transformed for service, and a renewed sense of gratitude for how richly they are blessed.
Lifetree Adventures can customize any trip to make it just what a family wants, and Lifetree has several family-friendly destinations where the service projects are especially suited for young children. And if a family would like to take a trip to a destination not listed, call Lifetree. With service partners throughout the world, families can pick the "where" and the "when" ... and Lifetree will get them there.
The Alaska Family Mission Trip Itinerary: DAY 1 Arrive in Anchorage and transfer to your hotel DAY 2 Depart in the morning for your day hike in Alyeska and Girdwood. Visit an animal sanctuary in the afternoon DAY 3 Transfer by coach to the camp. Meet with our service partner. DAY 4-6 Serve the elderly in the Big Lake community through landscaping and home repair projects. DAY 7 Board your coach in the morning for Talkeetna and spend a day-and-a-half exploring the Alaskan countryside and maybe spy Mt. McKinley DAY 8 Return to Anchorage by coach this afternoon and share about your experiences with fellow travelers at the farewell dinner. DAY 9 Transfer to the airport for your flight home.
The Mazatlan Family Mission Trip Itinerary: DAY 1 Arrive in Mazatlan and transfer to your hotel. DAY 2 Enjoy a free day to explore this beachside town and get to know its beautiful people. DAY 3-5 Build a house for a family in need near Mazatlan DAY 6 Morning service project will involve preparing and delivering lunch to the kids who live at the dump. DAY 7 Enjoy a free day at the beaches and do last minute shopping before tonightâs farewell dinner with our partners. DAY 8 Transfer to the airport for your flight home.
To learn more about Lifetree Adventures family mission trip options visit: [http://www.lifetreeadventures.com/tripsforfamilies.aspx] or call 800-747-2157.