2017 MISSION TRIPS
Houston Inner City ~ February 25
Be a part of this one-day mission trip to share the love of Christ to the residents of Houston’s Sonrise Homeless Shelter. This team will be involved in a construction project to refurbish the shelter. They will also assist with the facility’s feeding program, offer medical and dental assistance, and provide clothing and toys for the children of the shelter. For those who cannot travel to distant countries, this one-day mission trip will allow participants to fulﬁll the Great Commission in the great city of Houston.
Queretaro, Mexico ~ March 11-18
This mission trip is designed for high school youth and young adults. Mission activities will include serving homeless youth, as well as leading children and young adult’s ministries. The team will also participate in service projects which will include painting, light maintenance, and gardening at newly-planted churches and schools that serve at-risk children. This will be a wonderful opportunity to join with youth from this Mexican church in serving those in need, while making friendships that will last a lifetime.
Pamplona, Spain ~ May 31 – June 10
Join this team in one of Spain’s most beautiful towns to assist the work the local church is doing to provide freedom for those suffering from addictions, family abuse, and mental illness. This team will share their testimonies and the love of Christ. Other activities will include painting, doing light maintenance of the four-building complex, and assisting with the ﬁrst major remodel of the center. Team members will also travel to underserved neighborhoods to offer assistance to those in need.
Queretaro, Mexico ~ March 11-19
This mission team will consist of adults and young adults. This will be our ﬁfth trip to our sister church in Queretaro, and each trip has been better than the last. In addition to performing light repair, construction and painting assistance, the team will be involved in sharing the gospel, their personal testimonies, and leading children and adult services. They will also share the love of Jesus Christ through outreach events and feeding the homeless children of Queretaro.
Trinidad ~ July 15-22
On this mission trip the team will help lead Vacation Bible School, be involved in the Every Home for Christ ministry (by participating in home-to-home evangelism), and share personal testimonies. They will also share the love of Jesus at the island’s oldest orphanage by participating in service projects including painting and light maintenance. Come experience the culture of Trinidad while fulﬁlling the Great Commission.
Uganda ~ July 23 – August 2
This will be our ﬁrst mission trip to the continent of Africa. This team will share the good news of Jesus Christ and His love to the residents and children of this Central African country. Team members will participate in evangelical outreach, sharing the gospel to those who have never heard the Good News. Each evening the team will lead praise and worship, as well as conduct either children or adult services. Join this ﬁrst team from Grace to travel to the continent of Africa as we have the joy of sharing the love of Jesus with children in the orphanage and schools, as well as serving the needy.
Southern India ~ July 27 – August 6
This team will be working in an orphanage called Sanctuary Home, providing medical care to the 180 children, widows and staff who live there. Mission members will paint, do light construction and participate in children’s ministries. Every evening and on Sunday morning, they will share the gospel, lead praise and worship, and lead an outreach event for the local village children.
Buenos Aires, Argentina ~ September 22-30
Join this mission team as we work with the local church to share the gospel. Team members will focus on the painting, construction and furnishing of a food kitchen in one of the most underserved areas in Buenos Aires. The team will also assist the four newly-planted churches by leading children’s, youth and adult services, and sharing personal testimonies. This is a great opportunity to build relationships with the local believers while serving those in need.
Northern India ~ October 19-29
This trip is open to both medical and non-medical participants, and is dedicated to providing medical and dental exams for over 2,500 children and young adults in six elementary/secondary schools, as well as the adult seminary students in northern India. Personnel needed for this trip include doctors, nurses, dentists, dental hygienists and assistants, physical therapists, as well as those who can assist the medical team members. Join this team to share the compassionate heart of Christ to the least and the lost, while serving with Indian doctors and dentists. Grace is currently providing funds to construct a medical building at the seminary, and the team will participate in the ribbon cutting and dedication of that facility.