2017 Mission Trips

Briarlake Church has several mission destinations planned for 2017:


Mérida, Mexico: July 1-9. Cost is $1000.00. Application and deposit due March 5th

  • Merida is a beautiful old city in the heart of the Yucatan peninsula where Mayan culture influences current traditions. Join us as we serve alongside our global church partners at Iglesia Bautista El Mesias. Pastor Victor Villanueva and IBEM is establishing mission churches in the surrounding rural villages. The Briarlake team will serve alongside IBEM volunteers to host a Kids' Camp in the villages.
  • We need team members that speak Spanish! Do you love children, and new adventures? The Mexico mission team might be for you! Please complete an BBC Mission Trip application and return it to Nathaniel Hilliard (or the church offices).         5 weeks of team training are required beginning Wednesday night, April 20th.
  • Questions? Contact Nathaniel Hilliard

Cape Town, South Africa: July 3-16. Cost is $2950. Application and deposit due March 5th

  • Cape Town, SA is one of the most beautiful cities in the world! For the 9th year in a row, Briarlake will send a team to serve in the Cape Flats of Cape Town in shanty communities still suffering from the lingering effects of apartheid. BBC team members will partner with Wesbank Baptist Church (one of our global church partners) and Hope South Africa (one of our non-profit ministry partners) to bring hope to children and families in the these communities through Kids' Camps, community feedings, and other ministries.
  • Team members must complete a BBC Mission Trip Application and turn it in by March 9th, as well as participate in a 5 week team training program beginning Wednesday night, April 20th.
  • Questions? Contact Terry Waterman (t-waterman@briarlakechurch.org)

To participate in Briarlake Mission Trips, applications and deposits must be submitted by given deadlines. Click HERE for the Mission Trip Application.