Spring Mission Experience to Hong Kong

Discerning whether God is calling you to serve Him in Asia?

Interested in serving as a lay missionary with us for a short-term ministry opportunity to 
Hong Kong?

Apply for our Hong Kong Spring Mission experience today!


 Selected applicants for lay missions will  have the opportunity to go to Hong Kong  for three months, stay with an active  Catholic host family and serve in a variety  of youth and young adult ministries with a  diverse community of local and expat Hong  Kong Catholics.  Ministry activities will  cover a broad spectrum of evangelization,  faith formation and social justice.

Formation begins Jan. 22 at the Dominican Motherhouse of Mission San Jose in the SF Bay Area.
The 2016 Spring Mission experience runs February 12 -May 19 in Hong Kong.

Please review the application process and minimum requirements listed below.  
Before you apply, we also encourage you to look at Discerning My Missionary Call.

Application Process & Requirements

  • Minimum 21 years of age
  • Minimum B.A. college degree or equivalent work experience required
  • Minimum three months' international and cross-cultural living experience
  • Active church involvement
  • Leadership, teaching or organizational experience
  • Ability to take strong initiative and work independently in an unstructured environment
  • Two letters of reference (one must be from church leader or staff)
Online Interest Form (below)

Written Application (deadline Dec 8th)

Screening of successful applicants
  • Interview
  • Background check
  • Physical exam
Formation Program (link)
  • Intensive 2-week course schedule
  • Spiritual growth and discernment
  • Social justice service outings
  • Spiritual direction

To begin the application process and receive a formal written application packet, please fill out the interest form below.  We look forward to hearing from you and hope that you'll be able to join us on our mission.

If you'd like to find out more, please contact our Program Director at tricia@laymissionary.org. Thank you.

We are all called to be ambassadors of Christ.  So whether you join our family or find God leading you elsewhere, may we all pray for the wisdom and guidance to engage more fully with our faith and share God's love with others.

SFXLMS - Interest Form: Hong Kong Spring Ministry