MThe Men's Enounter team will spend their time restoring houses and doing construction work to bless the community of Tuscaloosa (and golf a little on the way).



    March 31 – April 5




  • Prayer Support Letters
    • Fundraising Available
    Why Fundraising


    Be a Goer by following the steps below!

    Get started by creating your GOER Profile here. This is just the first step to express your interest, and doesn't commit you to GO!

    Ready to dive in? Complete your online application here, including all documentation, forms, and background check release.

    We love getting to know you! The documentation and vetting process includes

    • Discovery! Getting to know you, your heart, and your pursuit.
    • Background check. All adults serving on mission must clear a background check.
    • References

    Following our vetting process, approved Goers will receive confirmation and team details! (If for any reason applicants are not approved, we will provide a detailed conversation explaning why.)

    We'll provide you with a fundraising kit, including a "how-to", miscellanous resources, an example support letter, stamps, evenlopes, etc.

    Rooad trainings consist of

    • Team Discovery | Get to know your team as you prepare to serve and grow together
    • Site Info | Learn the ins and outs of your mission, partners, and site
    • Plan and Prep | Roles, responsibilities, and ministry preparations as you get ready for the mission field

    Engage on mission!


    Authentic Renovation Ministries is a faith-based ministry on a mission to ARM: assist families, recruit churches, and mobilize the community of Tuscaloosa. The Encounters team will serve alongside ARM and golf a little along the way!


    This journey is OVERNIGHT. The team will stay overnight in an amazing team house outfitted with full kitchen.  Note that the team will be flying to Birmingham. 
    7:00a --- Breakfast
    7:30a --- Daily Devo
    9:00a --- Worksite
    12:00p --- Lunch
    12:45p --- Worksite resumes
    4:00p --- Worksite ends
    4:30p --- Free time/rest
    6:00p --- Dinner
    7:00p --- Team Time
    10:30p --- Lights out