Sample Schedules

Sample 5-Day Schedule

Sunday

Playing simon says with youth!

            6:30 pm            Group arrives & unloads

            7:00 pm            Orientation
            7:30 pm            Tour of facilities
            8:00 pm            Group-building activities
            9:00 pm            What is service activity
            10:00 pm          Free time in the gym 
            11:00 pm          Lights out

Monday-Thursday
            7:00 am            Wake-up & showers
            8:00 am            Breakfast
            8:30 am            Bible Study
            9:00 am            Volunteer opportunity
            12:00 pm          Sack lunch
            1:00 pm            Volunteer opportunity
            4:00 pm            Prayer tour or cultural activity
            5:30 pm            Dinner out at an ethnic restaurant
            6:30 pm            Visit a Minneapolis ‘hot-spot’
            8:00 pm            Showers at YMCA
            8:30 pm            Return to church for debriefing
            11:00 pm          Lights out

Friday
            7:00 am            Wake-up & showers
            8:00 am            Breakfast
            8:30 am            Bible Study
            9:00 am            Volunteer 
            12:00 pm          Sack lunch
            1:00 pm            Evaluations & Sending debriefing
            1:30 pm            Head for home!

Sample 3-Day Schedule

Sunday or Wednesday:
            6:30 pm            Group arrives & unloads
            7:00 pm            Orientation
            7:30 pm            Tour of facilities
            8:00 pm            Group-building activities
            9:00 pm            What is service activity
            10:00 pm          Free time in the gym 
            11:00 pm          Lights out

Monday & Tuesday or Thursday & Friday:
            7:00 am            Wake-up & showers
            8:00 am            Breakfast
            8:30 am            Bible Study
            9:00 am            Volunteer opportunity
            12:00 pm          Sack lunch
            1:00 pm            Volunteer opportunity
            4:00 pm            Prayer tour or cultural activity
            5:30 pm            Dinner out at an ethnic restaurant
            6:30 pm            Visit a Minneapolis ‘hot-spot’
            8:00 pm            Showers at YMCA
            8:30 pm            Return to church for debriefing
            11:00 pm          Lights out

Wednesday or Saturday:
            7:00 am            Wake-up & showers
            8:00 am            Breakfast
            8:30 am            Bible Study
            9:00 am            Volunteer 
            11:30 pm          Sack lunch
            12:00 pm          Evaluations & Sending debriefing
            12:30 pm          Head for home!

Sample Weekend Schedule

Friday
            7:00 pm            Group arrives and unloads
            7:30 pm            Orientation & tour
            8:00 pm            What is service activity
           11:00 pm           Lights out
           

Saturday
            7:00 am            Wake-up & showers
            8:00 am            Breakfast
            8:30 am            Bible study
            9:00 am            Volunteer at local organization
            12:00 pm          Lunch
            1:00 pm            Volunteer at second organization
            4:00 pm            Prayer tour/Cultural tour
            5:30 pm            Dinner at ethnic restaurant
            6:30 pm            Visit a Minneapolis ‘hot-spot’
            8:00 pm            Showers at YMCA
            8:30 pm            Return to church for debriefing
            10:30 pm          Free time & showers
            11:30 pm          Lights out

Sunday
            8:00 am            Wake-up & showers
            8:30 am            Breakfast
            9:00 am            Bible Study
            10:30 am          Attend worship service at an inner city church
            12:30 pm          Sack lunch
            1:00 pm            Sending debriefing
            2:00 pm            Head home

Sample One-Day Schedule

            9:00 am            Arrive and meet staff
            10:00 am          Volunteer at local organization
            12:00 pm          Lunch
            1:00 pm            Volunteer at second organization
            4:00 pm            Prayer tour/Cultural tour
            5:30 pm            Dinner at ethnic restaurant
            7:00 pm            Debriefing at Minneapolis ‘hot-spot’
            8:00 pm            Head home