Chicago – Uptown July 5-10 and October 4-9, 2019
Partner with Uptown Baptist Church in community engagement including street ministries, preparing and serving a meal, leading a women’s day outing, and more. Cost: $350 includes lodging and some meals. Registration for July trip closes June 30, registration for October trip closes September 25. Registration TBA. Contact Carmen Halsey (217) 391-3143 for more information.
Birmingham, Alabama, The WellHouse – July 7-11
The team will spend time with the women at the shelter and fix them a dinner, do street ministry- working with trafficking victims, and take OCC boxes, for the women to fill for a child. Cost: $400 including all transportation, lodging and meals, except for 2 or 3 lunches. Contact Carmen Halsey (217) 391-3143 for more information.
Hawaii Women’s Leadership, October 16-22
Illinois Baptist Women are invited to support the Hawaii Baptist Convention by serving at the women’s retreat. The team will engage in educational breakout sessions, conference facilitation, and support roles.Cost: Estimate $2,000 includes travel, lodging, and meals. Registration closes June 1. Registration TBA. Contact Carmen Halsey (217) 391-3143 for more information.
Choir and orchestra members are selected from grades 9-12, based on a strong Christian lifestyle, church attendance, pastoral recommendation, and audition. The choir will sing and minister in New Orleans, Louisiana. Choir members will attend Summer Worship University (SWU) July 8-12, 2019 prior to the tour. Watch for more information about SWU.
Puerto Rico Trip 1, July 20-27
Partner with Jorge Santiago, NAMB Church Planter in Comerio, ministering to the practical needs of families recovering from Hurricane Maria, leading VBS, and other outreach projects. For students in who have completed grade 9 and up and adults. Cost: Estimate $1,100 including travel, lodging, and meals. Registration closes March 15. Registration TBA. Contact MarkEmerson (217) 391-3136 for more information.
Puerto Rico Trip 2, July 27 – August 3
Assist Xavier Torado, NAMB church planter in Vega Baja as he ministers to the practical and spiritual needs of families in the community. For students in who have completed grade 9 and up and adults. Cost: Estimate $1,100 including travel, lodging, and meals. Registration closes March 15. Registration TBA. Contact MarkEmerson (217) 391-3136 for more information.
World Changers and Illinois Changers
World Changers is a rather ambitious name for a group. You work with a rather ambitious group of students. You are investing your life in the lives of students in hopes of seeing them change their world. World Changers wants to help you with this task. We want to provide you with a dynamic missions experience that will change their world.