Dominican Republic: This year our high school students will head to the Dominican Republic to work with local church planters and pastors to help establish new churches on the island. Team members will spend part of each day helping to construct a new chapel, and the other part of the days doing outreach to the nearby community. Dates are July 23-31 and the team is led by Daniel Foster.
Salt Lake City: This team will go into the heart of Mormonism to help local NAMB church planters reach out the community. Team members will help with block parties, canvassing neighborhoods, and outreach during the city-wide Pioneer Days festivities. Dates are July 22-27, and the team will be led by Daniel Snow.
North Carolina: A team of SHBC college students will head to Havelock, NC to work with NAMB church planters there to reach out to the predominantly military community surrounding the new church plant. Team members will do canvassing, open air evangelism, and help with renovations on the newly acquired meeting center. Dates are August 7-14. Contact Nathan Coats or Randy Whittall for information.
Colorado: A team of SHBC builders will head to Larkspur, CO to help Ponderosa Baptist Camp make needed repairs and updates to their facilities. Volunteers need some experience with construction and be able to lift, climb ladders, and make the long bus ride up and back. Robert Patterson will lead the team. Contact Randy Whittall for more information.
Cincinnati: NAMB church planters have been in Cincinnati since January seeking to plant a new church in the Beachmont area of downtown. Our team will go to support their outreach efforts through community prayer-walking, surveys, street evangelism, and small group engagement. Dates are: October 7-11. Contact Randy Whittall for more information.
Virginia: This is a team that gets to love on the children of IMB missionaries while their parents are going through advanced security training before returning to the field. The team will do VBS with the kids in a rural area of Virginia and minister to the parents as well. Team size is usually 6-10, depending on the number of children that will be there. Kim Pickett leads these teams and handles sign up. Dates are: September 11-19
NYC: We will be working with a new church plant called Queens Church in the Woodside burrow of Queens. Church planter Larry Mayberry does a fall festival outreach to the community on the night of Halloween. We travel to NYC to help with set up, promotion, engagement, and then to do one-on-one evangelism with folks as they come to the festival. Dates are: Oct 28 - Nov 1. Contact Randy Whittall for more information.
Senegal: A team SHBC leaders will travel to the Casamance region of Senegal to conduct leadership training and discipleship with the leaders of the emerging church on the island of Diogue. Team dates are October 23-30. Contact Randy Whittall for more information.