WILL YOU ANSWER THE CALL?
As baptized Catholics, we are called to mission. Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) offers U.S. Catholics the opportunity to respond to that call by serving the poor in Africa, Asia, or Latin America for 3 ½ years or longer.
Through MKLM you can give back using the skills and gifts with which you have been blessed, and work for sustainable changes in an overseas community, in our global church and in yourself.
WHERE YOU CAN SERVE
MKLM currently serves in the following countries:
- Asia: Cambodia
- Africa: Kenya, Tanzania
- Latin America: Bolivia, Brazil, El Salvador
WHAT YOU CAN DO
MKLM currently serves in the following types of ministries:
- Healthcare and Health Promotion
- Education and Leadership Training
- Sustainable Development
- Justice & Peace
- Pastoral Care
WHY MARYKNOLL LAY MISSIONERS?
Maryknoll lay Missioners has more than 35 years of experience in training and supporting missioners in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and is rooted in the rich tradition of Catholic social teaching.
Maryknoll Lay Missioners:
- Apply our skills and talents to address the basic needs of the most marginalized members of society
- Work with communities to challenge unjust structures that perpetuate marginalization
- Are transformed through the course of our work and our relationships with people who have been oppressed
ANSWER THE CALL!
God has told you what is good, and what is required of you: only to do justice, and to love tenderly, and to walk humbly with your God. Micah 6:8
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