MISSIONS COMMITTEE VISION
Actively support the overall MBC Vision by implementing Core Values which promote all aspects of the MBC Vision.
MISSIONS CORE VALUES
- Be Biblically Based
- Be Strategic in Sharing the Gospel
- Be Good Stewards
- Be Intentional in Equipping Others
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD SHOEBOXES
CHURCH GOAL: 2,750 BOXES
HOW TO PACK A SHOEBOX
Use an empty cardboard or plastic shoebox (average size). You can wrap the box, lid separately, but wrapping is not required.
OPTION 1: BOY OR GIRL & $9 DONATION/ TRACK YOUR BOX ONLINE
Decide whether your gift will be for a boy or a girl, and the age category: 2-4, 5-9, or 10-14. CLICK TO PAY ONLINE AND TRACK the destination of your box. You will receive a label to print via email. Mark boy/ girl and the correct age category and tape the label to the top of your box. To track your box click HERE.
OPTION 2: BOY OR GIRL & $9 CHECK DONATION
Decide whether your gift will be for a boy or a girl, and the age category: 2-4, 5-9, or 10-14. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AND PRINT the appropriate boy/girl label. Mark the correct age category and tape the label to the top of your box. Help cover shipping and other costs related to delivering your shoeboxes to children overseas by donating $9 for each gift you prepare. Please write a check to Samaritan’s Purse (note “OCC” on the memo line) and place it in an envelope on top of the items inside your shoebox.
FILL WITH GIFTS
Fill the box with a variety of gifts that will bring delight to a child.
Ask God to use your gifts to show His love to the child who will receive your shoebox.
7th – 12th GRADE STUDENT MISSIONS
We are excited about our Brunswick trip! This mission trip is for students in grades 7th – 12th and we will be partnering with our 55+ Senior Ministry. This weekend will be sharing the gospel through a community grill out, facepainting, and playing with kids in the Brunswick area. We will have several adults participating and chaperoning this event.
For questions, please email Marsha Hall: email@example.com
$100 (includes all food and lodging)
You may want to send snack money if your student wants snacks when we go into town
We will meet at the Mill on Friday, January 17 at 2:30 PM. We plan to return by 3:00 PM on Monday, January 20.
APRIL 4-11, 2020 (Spring Break)
Departure from Atlanta, GA 11AM Saturday, April 4
Arrival in Managua, Nicaragua 12:47 PM….3hr 47 min flight
Departure from Managua, Nicaragua 1:47 PM Saturday, April 11
Arrival in Atlanta, GA 7:30PM…3hr 48 min flight
Scope of the Mission:
Host Mission: Because We Care Ministries https://www.bwcm.org/ in Somatillo, Nicaragua (Chinandega District)
Radio Ministry: share your story to thousands of people in 3 countries
Village Ministry: typically 2-3 villages each day
Food, Clothing, Shoes, Medicine, School supplies, Sports, Music/Bible Lesson, Home construction, painting homes, men’s/women’s Bible Studies
Collection of Donations:
Lightweight clothing, hygiene items, SHOES!!, school supplies, bubbles, tennis balls, football, soccer balls, nail polish, toys: stuffed animals; (boys) cars, balls, figures, (girls) Barbies, play jewelry,
Sunday Church: (Men) Khaki’s or dressy shorts, polo shirt; (Women) Summer jumper or lightweight dress, sandals (no flip flops)
Everyday wear: Clothes you do not mind getting dirty or ruined
Water bottle, shorts, capris, comfortable walking shoes, hand sanitizer, sunscreen, insect repellant, minimal jewelry, hat, sunglasses, hand towels (sweat towels)
Country Entrance Fee: $10 FIXED