Spring Break Missions
Taylor offers a variety of mission trip opportunities for students to learn, minister, and witness during their spring break. International and local projects are designed so you can use your gifts and talents to share your faith.
During these trips, you can share your faith through business development, children’s ministry, construction work, teaching English, family ministry and evangelism. Recent destinations students have traveled to include the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Poland, Russia, Spain, Daytona Beach, Indianapolis, and Marion, IN.
Are you interested in taking a trip like this? Check out the stories below of students who went on a Spring Break Missions Trip. Or visit the Spring Break blog archives to read about previous years.
Taylor University strives for excellence in all international service-learning programs and is an accredited member of the Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Mission initiative.
2015 Spring Break Blogs
Check here to read the most recent posts from each team!
Arrival, Orphanage visit and Camp prep
Posted on: March 30, 2015 by maryrayburn
Hola! We made it to Santa Cruz late Thursday night and to Monte Blanco camp on Friday afternoon. Despite a long day of travel, God was gracious as we had no problems with flight times, layovers, or customs. We left Santa Cruz at 7AM Friday morning and began the 5 hour trek to the Andes […]
Day 1 (Sunday)
Posted on: March 30, 2015 by marythompson2
Hello, friends! Today we went to church at DECC and then to the Henry Ford Museum with international friends. Johnny, Jeff, and Debbie are our contacts at DECC, and also we are spending time with three interns named Sarah, Christine, and Josh. The most important part about the Friendship House, the ministry with which we […]
Feliz Cumpleaños (update from yesterday)
Posted on: March 31, 2015 by rosienewman18
Love, was the common thread that ran through our day and was so evident. Our team gets along so well and we laugh so much that it feels like we have been together for a lot longer than 2 days. Crepes. We woke up to the smell of delicious crepes filled with ham and cheese, […]
We like to Move It Move It!
Posted on: March 31, 2015 by audreyjeanford616
Maddie, Mallory, Taylor, and Jessie getting ready to paint some walls. Today we cleaned, moved furniture, put up dry wall, and painted. We do, shall I say, “like to move it, move it. We like to move it move it!”- Madagascar 1 :) We are having a blast getting to know each other, and […]
We made it to Memphis!
Posted on: March 29, 2015 by abramstamper
We made it to Memphis! Just wanted to post an update before we head to bed. All 19 of us have arrived safe and sound at SOS in Memphis. After many potty breaks along the way, we finally got here after a 12 hour drive (only 8 ½ driving hours). Tonight, the team spent time […]
Posted on: March 30, 2015 by lauryncongemi
Hola Family and Friends! The sun is shining and we are loving Cancun! We arrived yesterday with no complications, but we were very sleep deprived, but also ready to get going! We arrived at the Back2Back ministry house and began to learn about the different places the organization works with. We headed out to ” Bonfil” […]