Whitney Specht serves in Kosova

Whitney Specht serves in Kosova with tranSend as a dairy herd specialist and works part-time in a milk bottling plant.

Doorway into Mission

Doorway into Mission is a way in which Virginia Mennonite Missions can facilitate the sending of members of our ‘primary constituency’ churches into mission service in regions of the world beyond our primary ministry locations through other agencies.

Long-term Service

Virginia Mennonite Missions has a number of long-term assignments that have expanded into new places as ministries have grown. Our long-term ministries have historically been rooted in several main regions of overseas ministry (as well as the USA).
Term: 2-3 years


tranSend provides the opportunity of one year of service for young adult individuals and couples who are exploring a future long-term ministry, through which participants learn the principles of international ministry and can build a foundation for future long-term service.
Term: 1 year

Partners in Mission

Partners, VMM’s intensive discipleship opportunity, invites small groups to collaborate with the global church in the reconciling work of God through service and learning.
Term: 10 days to 10 months, depending on assignment

Missionary Support Teams

An MST is a vital link between the between the missionary and the supporting home community. The MST prays for and encourages the worker(s), assists in communication, and takes responsibility for fund raising and maintaining support during the term of service.


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