DELTA exists to serve as a missions resource for the local church as it cultivates Christ-like character in individuals.

DELTA is committed to shaping the character of individuals for the purpose of long-term change and world impact.

DELTA is committed to providing high-quality, Biblically based resources developed by experienced and skilled short-term mission practitioners.

DELTA provides highly relational, one-to-one coaching for local churches.

DELTA mobilizes customized, field-driven short-term mission teams and individuals.

DELTA uses creative Bible-based training focused on shaping Christ-like character in short-term mission participants.

DELTA emphasizes pre-, on- and post-field logistical support.

DELTA utilizes The Next Mile curriculum to assist in providing a well-rounded discipleship experience and logistical resources for all aspects of the mission.


To mobilize means to put into movement. DELTA puts individuals, churches, schools and partners into movement to accomplish The Great Commission. This movement is from a home, pew, or seat to a field location around the world. Since 1979, DELTA has put 10,000 individuals and over 1,000 churches, schools and ministries into 100 countries and 30 US states.

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A coach is one who instructs or trains. DELTA provides churches, partner ministries, schools, team leaders, and host missionaries a personal coach that comes alongside to train and guide them on both general missions and short-term mission endeavors. A DELTA coach will meet face-to-face, by phone, video or email to equip for excellence.

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A resource is a source of supply or support. DELTA provides resources such as curriculum, webinars, tools, digital downloads, articles, blogs, referrals and more. All of these resources have been developed by experienced and skilled short-term and general mission practitioners.

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