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    The Launch 61

    The Launch 61


    • Listing Type: Gap Year Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Destinations: Costa Rica
    • Credit Awarded: None
    • Program Length: Academic Year
    • Start Month: September
    • Category: Christian
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 18, 19+, 19
    • Housing: Cabins
    • Financial Aid: Payment Terms
    • Minimum Cost: $10,000 - $20,000
    • Meeting: Schedule a Meeting
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    Costa Rica. Worship. Mission. Community. Gap Year. If that sounds perfect, let worship coach Dave Helmuth help you launch into life and ministry from the beautiful mountains of Costa Rica in The LAUNCH 61. You don't have to be a worship leader (yet), but this program is for worshipers and musicians who both want an amazing experience after high school. As part of this 36-week program includes a 16-day, professionally guided, 175-mile hike from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.

    You graduated, but did you launch? Can you launch? You must! And we can help.

    To launch well, you need a good foundation—a launch pad, as it were.

    We are passionate about launching worshipers—leaders who are “a planting of the Lord for the display of His splendor,” as Isaiah 61 declares. Meet The LAUNCH 61.

    It’s a Gap Year program like no other. Have you been looking for a Christ-centered Gap Year program in Costa Rica that focuses on the heart and skill of worship leading? That’s The LAUNCH 61.

    You’ll work with and serve established ministries, learn more about your gifting, be mentored by a worship coach, and learn how to work alongside others. Keep reading to see all you’ll learn as you develop the leader in you!

    As part of this 36-week program for 18 to 25-year-olds, you’ll challenge your body and spirit on a 16-day professionally guided, 175-mile hike from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean. It’ll be Pura Vida!