Provide Christian-based, holistic, relationship-based programs that empower the poor and marginalized. Mobilize middle-class Americans to become more compassionately involved among the poor. Seek ways to overcome the systemic issues of social injustice which oppress the poor and marginalized.
Fresh vegetables, fruit, meat, bread, milk and much more – the basics of shopping for yourself and your family, at affordable prices too! (and yes, we do sell Blue Bell Ice Cream!) No matter where you live, everyone is invited to shop with us. Come support this ongoing community effort!
CLICK HERE TO SUPPORT THE ONGOING FOOD INVENTORY…HELP US KEEP OUR SHELVES FILLED!!
A special night of celebration!
Tuesday evening, 6 pm February 28, 2017
Waco Convention Center, Chisholm Hall
UPDATE: Sincere thanks to MANY churches,
businesses, organizations, and individuals who made
their reservations early!
OR email Joyce Brammer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Party Planning and Fair Trade in High Demand Around Here World Cup Café & Fair Trade Mkt.’s group room offers shopping from around the world If you are looking for a great location for your group’s meal, don’t wait long to reserve the World Cup Café and Fair Trade Mkt. The café can hold up to fifty (50) guests in the back room where our global products are for sale. Contact the café at 254.757-1748 soon for your party.
Volunteer at Mission Waco!
General Orientation Information. Complete forms. Sign up!
Bring $5 fee for Background Report if you want to volunteer with us.
Mission World offers international global trips…Come go with us !
From the orphanage for physically and mentally disabled children in Mexico City to the slums of India and Haiti, your life will never be the same once you get to know the names and faces of real children and adults who struggle daily. For 25 years, Mission Waco has been taking groups to serve others in poverty and learn from them, as well as help empower them. Trip dates and costs are on the website.
Race One registration is now open. Race is Sat April 29, 2017.
For more info go to www.missionwaco.org/raceone/
Poverty Simulation Dates Set Through Fall ‘17
One weekend can change your life! <http://missionwaco.org/poverty-simulation/>
One-half of the world lives on less that $2/day. 21,000 children under the age of five die daily. We live in a world of need that can be overwhelming. But one weekend, Friday evening at 8:00 through Sunday at 2:30pm can transform your views and purpose in life. Just ask any of the 25,000 participants who have attended this weekend. Details and costs are listed at the link above. Dates do fill up, so make your reservation soon!
June 9-11 – space available
June 23-25 – space available
July 7-9 – space available
July 28-30 – space available
Sept 15-17 – space available
Sept 29-Oct 1 – space available
Oct 13-15 – space available
Nov 3-5 – space available
Jerry Johnston Creative Arts Memorial Fund
…a Mission Waco opportunity for lower income children and teens Jerry Johnston loved the arts and the poor. His life showed it. While he played and enjoyed music sitting on the board among the elite in the Dallas Opera Company, he also remembered the poor wherever he lived or traveled, creating a home for homeless boys in Bogota, Colombia, serving though NYC’s City Harvest hunger ministry, and even visiting inmates in the jail ministry with his church. As a local Waco resident with two Baylor University business degrees and post graduate studies at Duke, he succeeded in the business world in banking and became one the Top 20 Young Businessmen of Dallas. At age 57, his earthly struggles ended. To celebrate his legacy and continue purposeful efforts in keeping with Jerry’s life, friends and his mom have blessed the creation of a special Jerry Johnston Creative Arts Memorial Fund through Mission Waco to allow those who loved and respected him a way to express their appreciation for his life. READ MORE…