- September 18, 2015
- By Verenice Flores
Student Missions Blog: After coming home from Beach Reach, our leaders at the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Baptist Student Ministry asked, “How can we bring the Beach Reach mission back to our campus?”
- September 17, 2015
- By Jon Roman
Student Missions Blog: While I was at the training/staff retreat about three weeks before school started here at the University of Texas at El Paso, I felt God calling me to do something different this semester. I really sensed God telling me I needed to try to share the gospel every day.
- September 10, 2015
- By Warren Ethridge
Student Missions Blog: “Do you have to have a Bible to be here?” she asked. It was obvious this was not somebody who had spent much time in church.
- September 9, 2015
- By Jo
Student Missions Blog: As we walked outside to get our scooters to leave our supervisor’s apartment, our supervisor rushed out to show us something. We had heard firecrackers go off all night, and he pointed out why: Ghost holiday.
- September 8, 2015
- By Alexandra Granda
Student Missions Blog: The school year finally has begun at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. The staff from the Baptist Student Ministry had been preparing since the first week of August, and we finally opened the doors of our building to welcome students.
- September 3, 2015
- By Autumn Friesen
Student Missions Blog: In the months leading up to my departure for missions service in Vancouver, Canada, I was reminded constantly of the “great sacrifice” I am making. But I’m not the only person making sacrifices.
- September 2, 2015
- By Shelby Byrd
Student Missions Blog: This past summer in Portland was long, and it was hard, but it was so good.
- August 29, 2015
- By Gina
Student Missions Blog: Recently, I went to the red light district of the area where I am living. We worked with the children of the prostitutes there and helped them with school work. The problem is so much bigger than I am. But I had to remember it is not bigger than my Father.
- August 28, 2015
- By Katie Burkhead
Student Missions Blog: Six months ago, I sang the song “Oceans” at Go Now Discovery Weekend, begging God to take me out of my comfort zone. As a summer worker at the South Texas Children’s Home Ministries in Pettus, I discovered my own ocean in a town of 1,700 people.
- August 27, 2015
- By Alexandra Granda
Student Missions Blog: Early in the summer, my biggest preoccupation was figuring out how to start a conversation. Looking back at my doubts and questions, I have learned that sharing the love of Jesus is one of the easiest things to do.
- August 26, 2015
- By Sydni Aceves
Student Missions Blog: Trying to pick one story from this summer has proven to be a difficult task. It’s not because there are none that stick out to me, but because the most meaningful stories are the little glimpses of love I saw throughout the summer:
- August 25, 2015
- By Eric Aguinaga
Student Missions Blog: Working in New York City has been a challenge and a blessing. God has been at work—from the little children I have worked with, to the homeless man I shared a conversation and a bottle of water with.
- August 24, 2015
- By Laura Ellis
Student Missions Blog: It was one of our rougher apartment complexes. I had been warned the kids typically were loud, disrespectful and disobedient. It was my first week teaching them, and I was a little nervous.
- August 21, 2015
- By Laura Thomas
Student Missions Blog: Most of the world is asleep at 4 a.m.. I am normally asleep at that time, but not one recent morning. I sat on the top of a mountain, shivering from head to toe, and waiting for the sun to rise.
- August 21, 2015
- By Stacie Aguilar
Student Missions Blog: My last month is Bangkok was a tough one, but it was so good. I have learned so much about God’s character in the time that I was in Thailand, and this last month really helped me put all my thoughts together.