Missions

GO THEREFORE AND MAKE DISCIPLES OF ALL NATIONS . . .

Matthew 28:19

MISSIONS  AT  SECOND

Acts 13, which describes the beginning of Paul’s first missionary journey, guides our definition of “missionary”.

Missionaries are . . . 

CALLED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT

We do not casually volunteer for missions because we believe that God calls believers as individuals to take the good news of the gospel to the nations. 

SET APART BY THE CHURCH

The local church commissions missionaries in order to recognize and affirm their call.

SENT OUT BY THE CHURCH

A missionary is sent out by a local body of believers with their blessing and support.

CHIANCIANO  TERME,  ITALY

Second Baptist is partnering with Italian believers and the International Mission Board to plant an indigenous, reproducible church in this picturesque and historic town in the Tuscany region of Italy. 

CHURCH  PLANTING

Second Baptist is partnering with the North American Mission Board to plant new churches
in cities across America like Minneapolis, Indianapolis, Baltimore, and Kansas City.

SPRINGFIELD  MINISTRIES

Acts 1:8 indicates that being a witness for the Savior begins in our own neighborhood.
Second Baptist partners with 12 local ministries to connect with our neighbors, to serve them, and more importantly, to reach them with the gospel.

MISSION  MOBILIZATION  SUMMIT

This weekend of events was created for networking with missionaries and ministry partners,
hearing about what God is doing in the world, and preparing ourselves to be witnesses among the nations.
Watch the church calendar for 2021 Mission Mobilization Summit.