MISSION TRIPS

Jesus said to them again, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, even so I am sending you.”
– John 20:21

 

UPCOMING TRIPS:

Check back often for information about future trips that Columbus Avenue Baptist Church will be taking throughout the world to generously share the love of God with others. If you would like to participate in a future trip, contact David Villarreal at missions@cabcwaco.org

Dénia, Spain | Spring 2021 | March 4-12 - This team will travel to Dénia, Spain, in partnership with Primera Iglesia Evangélica Bautista la Trinidad de Dénia (Trinity Baptist Church), to participate in the ongoing ministry of sharing the Gospel in Dénia and throughout Spain, while participating in mutual transformation with local believers and non-believers. This spring, we will share the Gospel with over 400 students at the Alfa & Omega school, work with the Casas de Esperanza (House churches) in the surrounding cities where there is no evangelical presence, and serve in the Extiende Tu Mano kitchen (the only soup kitchen/social service in the whole province.) For more information on our partnership with the church in Dénia, Spain, please visit https://cabcwaco.org/about-denia.

APPLICATION

 

RECENT TRIPS:

Youth At-Home Mission Trip - July 12-15, 2021
It was an awesome experience to see God use each one of these youths in various ways to bless the Waco community this week. They Loved Waco by serving at the Salvation Army Thrift Store, cutting and cleaning up yards in the Brook Avenue neighborhood, and serving food at Salvation Army Soup Kitchen, and leading an Encouraging Bracelet craft for residents. To see more of what this At-Home Mission Trip was about, visit our Facebook Page.

 

DEL RIO, TEXAS | Summer 2021 | June 26 - July 3, 2021
This team traveled to Del Rio, Texas, in partnership with City Church Del Rio and Texas Baptist River Ministry to share the Gospel along the border, serving in various ways. They served the children and families at the Val Verde Border Humanitarian Coalition by serving meals and teaching the gospel through Backyard Bible Schools as well as helping with the shower and laundry units. They also spent some time with and serving the Del Río Border Patrol agents and in Ciudad Acuña, México where they led Vacation Bible school at Estrella de Belén Baptist Church and teaching English at an orphanage. To see more of this trip, visit our Facebook Page.

 

 

Past Trips:

Dénia, Spain | Spring 2020 | March 6-14, 2020 - This team traveled to Dénia, Spain, in partnership with Primera Iglesia Evangélica Bautista la Trinidad de Dénia (Trinity Baptist Church), to participate in the ongoing ministry of sharing the Gospel in Dénia and throughout Spain, while participating in mutual transformation with local believers and non-believers. This spring, they were able to share the Gospel with over 400 students at the Alfa & Omega school, work with the Casas de Esperanza (House churches) in surrounding cities and serve in the Extiende Tu Mano kitchen.

Salt Lake City, Utah | Spring 2020 | March 7-14, 2020 - This team traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah, in partnership with Risen Life Church, to participate in the ministry of sharing the Gospel throughout the Salt Lake Valley, while also participating in mutual transformation with local believers and non-believers. This spring, they were able to serve by prayer walking, street evangelism, and also serve in partnership with their church plants from cleaning to leading a worship service.

Salt Lake City, Utah | Summer 2019 | July 20-27, 2019 - This team traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah, in partnership with Risen Life Church, to participate in the ministry of sharing the Gospel throughout the Salt Lake Valley, while also participating in mutual transformation with local believers and non-believers. This summer, we helped lead Vacation Bible school, participated in street evangelism, and worked with the Redeeming Life Church plant.

Salt Lake City, Utah | Spring 2019 | March 8-16, 2019 - A team of 13 CABC members traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah, in partnership with Risen Life Church, to participate in the ministry of sharing the Gospel throughout the Salt Lake Valley, while also participating in mutual transformation with local believers and non-believers. We served by prayer walking, street evangelism, and also served with their church plants.

Dénia, Spain | Spring 2019 | March 8-16, 2019 - A team of 23 CABC members traveled to Dénia, Spain, in partnership with Primera Iglesia Evangélica Bautista la Trinidad de Dénia (Trinity Baptist Church), to participate in the ongoing ministry of sharing the Gospel in Dénia and throughout Spain, while participating in mutual transformation with local believers and non-believers. This spring, we shared the Gospel with over 400 students at the Alfa & Omega school, worked with the Casas de Esperanza (House churches), and served in the Extiende Tu Mano kitchen.

Dénia, Spain | Summer 2018 | July 20-28, 2018 - This summer, our team shared the Gospel by hosting a Hoops For Hope Sports Camp, working with the Casas de Esperanza (House churches), and helping with an evangelistic event on the main street.

Dénia, Spain | Spring Break 2018 | March 2-10 A team of 17 CABC members and College students traveled to Spain over Spring Break 2018 to share the love of Christ with our brothers and sisters in Dénia and the neighboring communities.

Dénia, Spain | Summer 2017 | July 21-29 In July of 2017, we sent out a team of our church’s youth and sponsors to spend time with our partner church in Spain. They assisted our partner church in hosting a camp for the young people of the community, in order to build relationships with one another and to share in their own Christian witness. 

Spring Break 2017 (March 3-11): During the first week of March, 30 college students and CABC members served alongside the ministers and members of Trinity Baptist Church and Alfa & Omega School, combining faith, service, and learning. Each morning was spent in the classrooms of Alfa & Omega School, while the afternoons were spent either in the city of Dénia in the Extiende Tu Mano ministry or in one of Trinity's 4 new Casas de Esperanza (Houses of Hope). 

Summer 2016 (July 1-9): 30 Columbus Avenue members traveled to Dénia to assist in the leadership of Trinity Baptist annual summer music camp. Our team built relationships with the children of the weekly camp through Bible stories, crafts, games, as well as instrumental lessons. The joint choir of Columbus and Trinity Baptist also performed a concert for the city of Dénia. 

Spring Break 2016 (March 4-12): 27 Columbus Avenue members and college students traveled to Dénia, Spain for the first official mission trip as a part of the new church partnership with Trinity Baptist. They served in the Alfa & Omega School, on the campus of Trinity Baptist, building relationships and working on English and Spanish language skills. They also participated in various outreach ministries of Trinity Baptist and experienced the heart of Spanish culture.