Why Russia?

Do I need to be a member of Christ United Methodist Church to participate?

  • Absolutely not.

How much does it cost to take the trip to Slobodskoy?

  • The trip cost of varies with the exchange rates. The estimated cost of Dec 2016 was between 1,500 and 2,000 USD.

Who is Children’s Hope Chest and why do the sponsorships go through them?

  • Children’s HopeChest works with individual Christian communities to provide much needed support to children around the world. Their model allows Mission 1:27 and other groups to take advantage of a well-established network and infrastructure in each location, so we can focus on the children instead looking for interpreters, etc.

Is adopting a child a possibility?

  • Mission 1:27 does not assist with adoptions.

More FAQs coming soon…