Touching Lives Across America and Around the World

"But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest parts of the earth." Acts 1:8

We have many members or former members of Second Baptist that have been called to the mission field. Please have your classes pray for them or "adopt a missionary" and pray for them once a month. Please click this link to see a full list of our missionaries.

Mission Trips

Second offers many opportunities to participate in mission trips designed with both single adults and families in mind, within the continental United States, as well as to international destinations. Trips focus on a variety of activities, including Vacation Bible School, community outreach, building projects, church planting and medical and/or dental services. Throughout the year, up-to-date information, trip costs and training dates are posted on this page.

Mission Trip Application Process

1. Click here to apply for a Mission trip.
2. Upon receipt of your application, an interview will be scheduled.
3. Once the interview has taken place and you have been approved to serve on a team, you will receive confirmation of your acceptance, along with a packet of information on how to build a team for financial and prayer support, the cost of the trip, trip guidelines and expectations, and a sample support letter.
4. Within 14 days of your approval, a $200 non-refundable deposit is due in the Missions Office. This deposit will secure your airline ticket for the trip.
5. After your deposit has been received, your name and contact information will be given to the trip leader who will contact you regarding mandatory training dates and other important trip details.

Get In Touch with the Missions Office

Sam Glass, Missions Pastor
713.365.2338, or sglass@second.org

Mission Trips 2019

The trips listed below will provide you with an opportunity to impact our world for Christ. Through the years, we have seen person after person step out of their comfort zone and embrace God's call on their life, never to be the same. This page will be updated frequently regarding trip dates, leadership and trip costs, so please check back often!


FEB 17-23, 2019
Trip Leader: David Key • Staff Liaison: Joel Snow
Trip Price: ~$400

We will build a 930 sq. ft. home! 65% of the population of Las Colonias, Texas live under the poverty line. This team will join Buckner International in reaching this region for Christ through sacrificial serving. This is a co-ed trip for adults 18 and over. The end product will be a new home for a family that is enrolled and progressing through Buckner’s spiritual and professional growth program.


Mar 12-13, 2019
Trip Leader: Gail Culp-Wright • Staff Liaison: Freda Malazdrewicz
Trip Price: Gas, Food & Accommodations

Organize, pack and prepare thousands of shoes to be shipped to orphans around the world.


May 25 - Jun 1, 2019
Trip Leader: Brock Thomas • Staff Liaison: Mark Poe
Trip Price: $2,200

Living Water International helps communities acquire desperately needed clean water. This team will demonstrate the love of God by drilling clean water wells and evangelizing in impoverished communities.


Jun 1-8, 2019
Staff Liaison: Laura Tucker
Trip Price: $2,100

Marine Reach is a division of YWAM and this team will be housed on the Marine Reach ship while they serve the people of the Dominican Republic through medical, evangelism, counseling and discipleship ministries. 


Jun 14-22, 2019

Trip Leader: Scott Moffatt • Staff Liaison: Sam Glass
Trip Price: ~ $2,700-$3,400

This team will pray, listen, share and invite thousands of Indians from northern India to evening worship services. This will be an amazing time of spiritual growth and kingdom building for all participants. We are partnering with the For All Mankind Movement in India.


Jun 23-29, 2019

Trip Leader: Ted Green • Staff Liaison: Marvin Martin
Trip Price: $2,200

Living Water International helps communities acquire desperately needed clean water. This team will demonstrate the love of God by drilling clean water wells and evangelizing in impoverished communities. 


Jul 13-20, 2019
Trip Leader: Jay Allen • Staff Liaison: Rey Calderon
Trip Price: ~$1,600

The purpose of this family friendly trip is to serve the 120 orphans of Casa Hogar Allegre in Tuxtla Gutierrez. This team will host VBS for the children, organize special events and provide light maintenance and repair of the orphanage. 


Jul 23-30, 2019
Trip Leader: Jeff Hoff • Staff Liaison: Patrick Worsham
Trip Price: ~$1,700

This family friendly trip is in partnership with Alaska Missions and Retreats. The team will serve those who are fishing during the Salmon Frenzy – a time of year when many Alaskan residents come together and fish for salmon to stock up for the year before it gets too cold. The team will also do arts and crafts and games with the families to build a relationship and create an opportunity to share the story of Christ’s life, death and resurrection.


Jul 25 - Aug 3, 2019
Trip Leader: Wendy Sombito • Staff Liaison: Natalie Howe
Trip Price: $2,500

Beulah Land Ministries has hosted mission teams from the US since the early 80’s. Our members will partner with the local church and school staff in children’s ministry opportunities. Adult discipleship and evangelism in the adjacent village will also be a focus for this team.


July 19-29, 2019

Experience a 10-day mission trip without leaving home. The Chinese American Exposure Program is a Chinese student exchange sponsored by the Sichuan Province Department of Education. In the course of daily interaction with host families and others, Chinese teens enhance their English language skills, learn the values of a different culture and gain experience in our American lifestyle. Moreover, the host families will model and share their Christian values with the students. If you are interested in hosting students, contact Laura Tucker ltucker@second.org.


Sep 13-22, 2019
Staff Liaison: Jonathan Gray
Trip Price: $2,500

Spend time serving, loving and caring for the needs of more than 140 special needs orphans. Work daily with Show Hope staff in the care of these children, and grow in knowledge and grace needed for the orphan problem worldwide


Oct 12-19, 2019
Trip Leader: Steve Peacock • Staff Liaison: Biff Johnson
Trip Price: $2,950

In partnership with e3 Partners, this trip focuses on church planting in Colombia. Our teams will go door-to-door sharing the Gospel and leading late afternoon worship services at the new church plant sites in Barranquilla.

For more information, please call 713.365.2338.