Mission Trips

Upcoming Mission Trip Opportunities and Brochures

Medical Missions Brochure
Mission Opportunities Brochure (coming soon)
2022 Mission Trip Opportunities (coming soon)

 

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Mission Groups

In the United States

Maryknoll Missionaries
Maryknoll offers immersion trips to various locations, including Guatemala and El Paso. Assistance is offered to parishes and other mission groups for orientation to mission, accompaniment on mission, and reflection on their mission experience.  Maryknoll in Houston also offers a resource library open to everyone. 
www.maryknoll.org
Sr. Miriam Bannon
210- 243-2408
mbannon@maryknoll.org

Medical Missionaries of Divine Mercy based at St. Laurence sponsors a medical mission to Laredo, Texas in November.
https://stlaurence.org/medical-missionaries
Maria Jacobson
713-582-8424
Mjacobson1984@yahoo.com

St. John Vianney sponsors spring and fall missions to the Eagle Pass area to repair the homes of the elderly and disabled poor. In addition, they also have an ad hoc (mostly) retiree weekday working group who do home rebuilds more local to Houston.
Clayton Fryer
832-212-9173
cdfryer@gmail.com

Central America

Medical Missionaries of Divine Mercy based at St. Laurence sponsors a medical mission to Grano de Oro, Costa Rica in April. 
https://stlaurence.org/medical-missionaries
Maria Jacobson
713-582-8424
mjacobson1984@yahoo.com

Prince of Peace sponsors a July evangelization trip each year to Santa Cruz del Quiche, Guatemala.  
Susan Gallagher
281-469-2686
sgallagher@pophouston.org

St. Ignatius of Loyola has a sister relationship with a parochial school in Quiche, Guatemala, which they support and visit.  
Steve Dalhof, Co-chair
713-416-9475
mission@silcc.org

St. Mary’s of the Miraculous Medal, Mission Outreach Ministry, in Texas City twins with a parish in Santa Cruz del Quiche, Guatemala and sponsors a trip each July to Santa Cruz. 
Mary C. (Sally) Davila
409-939-4886
marydavila@earthlink.net

St. Thomas More and  St. John Vianney, join Helping Hands Medical Missions for a medical mission to El Salvador in October. For more information, please contact:  
www.hhmm.org
972-253-1800

Sending Out Servants sponsors three trips a year; one on evangelization in Quiche, Guatemala; two focused on vision care and cataract surgeries in Joyabaj, Guatemala.
www.sendingoutservants.org
Andy Dommert
346-298-1524
andyd@sendingoutservants.org

Caminando por la Paz welcomes small, short-term mission groups at its facility in Guatemala City, Guatemala at any time.
Ron Covey
281-745-0373
srondero@gmail.com

St. Anthony of Padua sponsors a mission to Honduras in June to the mountain communities west of Trujillo.   The mission includes sacramental, catechetical, medical, and dental teams.  
hondurasmissionstaop.com
Michelle Rieger
281-635-4022
e.michelle.rieger@gmail.com

South America

St. Martha’s in Kingwood sponsors mission trips to Colombia. These trips work with impoverished communities outside of Bogota, Cartagena and Barranquilla, partnering with CDA-Conviventia and their programs of Ministry, Education, Child Protection, Income Generation, Community Development and Humanitarian Aid
stmartha.com/international-mission-trips
www.conviventia.us
Terry Stierman
832-390-8524
terry.stierman@conviventia.org

Caribbean

St. Anthony of Padua young adults participate with Life Teen missionaries in a late spring/early summer mission at the Life Teen Mission Base near Jacmel, Haiti.

Asia

Medical Missionaries of the Divine Mercy based at St. Laurence sponsors a new medical mission trip to the Philippines scheduled for Feb 2023.
Maria M. Argao , MD
281-221-8228
rmargao1954@gmail.com
Rosanna Ducay , RN
281-748-2668
roswin79@gmail.com