First, pray about your interest and desire to consider such a trip. Consider your spiritual, physical, emotional and social levels of preparation by completing the "Am I Ready?" questionnaire. On the Global Impact page, click on the trips in which you’re interested. Along with details about the serve trip, you’ll find an online application, dates for mandatory trip training and a link to complete Safe Gatherings. Safe Gatherings is mandatory for anyone working with children, youth and vulnerable adults, because serve trip participants have opportunities to develop relationships with persons of all ages. It is required by both the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church and by Resurrection.