to Jul 17

Paraña, Brazil Mission Immersion Experience

Students that have completed one year of high school, college students, and other adult chaperones are invited to join our team of 12-15 heading to Paraña, Brazil July 6-17, 2018. Our team will partner with existing local churches and missionaries to assist with a sports and Bible camp in Foz do Iguaçu. 

  Foz do Iguaçu was recently named one of the New Seven Natural Wonders of the World

Foz do Iguaçu was recently named one of the New Seven Natural Wonders of the World

Important Factors and Dates to know: 

- All students must have completed (at least) one year of high school.

- Participants are required to assist with church fundraising events.

- All participants must have a passport. This passport must not expire before January 17, 2019 (6 months after our return from Brazil.)

- Brazil requires all Americans to get a travel visa. This requires all passports to be sent to the State Department. We plan to send our passports between December of 2017 and have them returned in January of 2018. 

- Initial deposit of $100 is due by Oct. 15, 2017. 

- Brazil MIE team meeting and orientation with BGAV's connections contact, Craig Waddell, is Sunday, November 19 from 5:30-7pm in the Loft. 

- Total cost per participant is $2,100. (Fundraising will reduce this price).

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to Mar 18

Mission Madness at First Baptist Waynesboro

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Join us in welcoming an estimated 200+ students and chaperones from across Virginia to First Baptist Waynesboro for Mission Madness. This is CBF Virginia's premiere, hands-on, mission-oriented spring experience for students. 

We will gather for worship, fellowship, meals, and mission work on March 16-18. Guests will be staying in local hotels while First Baptist students will be staying at church host homes. 

This year's theme for Mission Madness is "Beloved Community." 

A Tentative Schedule: 

Friday Night, March 16
7:00…..The Madness Begins! Group Leaders Register. Food, Activities, & Fellowship.
8:30…..Madness Gathering/Vespers
10:00…..Return to Hotels, First Baptist returns to church host homes
11:30…..Rest for Saturday Madness

Saturday, March 17
7:00…..Breakfast (at host homes) 
8:30…..Gather with Mission Groups at First Baptist
9:00…..Travel to Mission Sites
1:00…..Lunch Break
4:30…..Return to First Baptist. Sort & Clean Madness Supplies. Church Groups Reunite.
6:30…..Supper & Fellowship
9:00…..Church Group Time
10:30…..Return to Hotels, First Baptist returns to church host homes
11:30…..Lights Out

Sunday Morning, Mach 18
8:45…..Closing Worship Service
10:30….. Guests Load Vans & Check Out

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