Whether in class or halfway around the world, we are on mission all the time.
2016-2017 Mission trips
As a ministry our heart is to equip and send students both locally and internationally. we encourage you to start praying about the trips now. Every year these trips are catalytic for our ministry, and we're excited to see what God will do!
Spring break 2017 (MARCH 11-18): new orleans, LOUISIANA
The cost for this trip will be approximately $500 but with our Life Group scholarship, it brings your cost down significantly! Each year, our church donates money so that the university students can attend the mission trips and to make them more affordable. The only requirement for this scholarship is a minimum of 50% attendance in our Life Groups (twice a month for at least eight weeks)! Check out the deadlines below for more information. Deadlines include the Life Group scholarship.
- Register by December 8, 2016 - $200 *
- Register by February 2, 2017 - $225 *
- FINAL DEADLINE: February 16, 2017 -$250 *
- * = with Life Group Scholarship (50% attendance in our LGs)
May 2017 (May 21-May 31): Kitale, Kenya
We are pairing with Buckner International to go serve the people in Kenya! There will be a medical component to this trip as we partner with local physicals and health care providers to serve. The cost for this trip will $4000. Did we mention there's an awesome safari at the end?! You won't want to miss it! If you feel called to go, do not let the price scare you! There will be many fundraising opportunities to help you raise the money. Sign up now at https://volunteer.buckner.org/p-1564-kenya-fbc-lubbock-may-2017.aspx
- February 6, 2017 - Deadline to Sign-Up $250 deposit. If you wait to sign up on February 6th, you will need to pay $1500 which will include your first payment and deposit.
- February 6, 2017 - Payment Due $1250
- March 5, 2017: $1250 Due to FBC
- April 1, 2017: $500 Due to FBC
- April 21, 2017: Balance is due($750)
- Sunday, May 21: Depart U.S. for Kenya.
- Monday, May 22: Evening in Nairobi.
- Tuesday, May 23: – Sunday, May 28: You will work at Buckner Kenya Family Hope Centers in Kitale to work with children and families as you share the gospel through activities and programs.
- Monday, May 29: Flight for overnight trip to Masai Mara Safari; afternoon safari.
- Tuesday, May 30: Morning Safari; return to Nairobi; depart late evening for U.S.
- Wednesday, May 31: Arrive in U.S.
Qualifications and Requirements
- Good with People
- Cross-cultural Sensitivity
- Valid Passport
- Attend Orientation
- Background Check Policy & Consent
If you have specific questions about our missions opportunities, or would like more information, please fill out the form below.