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    Women’s Ministries (Focus, Spring 2018)

    05.23.18 | Categories: General

    Women’s Groups  Women gathered in groups this spring to study God’s Word.  Those who joined Thinking Faith Academy (TFA) can write an overview of the entire Bible on a napkin in five minutes. They really can! In the fall...

      Faith @ Home Updates (Focus, Spring 2018)

      05.23.18 | Categories: General

      Faith Partners  Our Faith Partners continue to meet together to learn new ways to connect with people who are hurting. Many of our Faith Partners are walking alongside individuals who are hurting, encouraging and praying with them. If...

        Eight Days of Hope (Focus, Spring 2018)

        05.21.18 | Categories: General

        UBC partnered with the 4B Disaster Response Network and Eight Days of Hope in March for a 15–day Harvey recovery effort in SE Harris County and in Galveston County.  Here are some stats from that massive project:  • 1251...

          Disaster Relief Efforts (Focus, Spring 2018)

          05.21.18 | Categories: General

          While life for many people of the Bay Area has returned to normal, a lot of recovery work remains to be done. UBC always partners with Texas Baptist Men during times of natural disaster, but hurricane Harvey was different as TBM launched a new...

            WBS Group Highlight (Focus, Spring 2018)

            05.20.18 | Categories: General

            The Believer’s Odyssey WBS group has recently begun to serve with our partners at The Bridge Over Troubled Waters. This partnership serves as a great example of how a WBS group can engage in meaningful service projects together. The Bridge...

              Anna and Louis Kang (Focus, Spring 2018)

              05.18.18 | Categories: General

              We were delighted to host Anna and Louis Kang and their children at UBC the weekend after Easter. The Kangs are our new church planting partners who lead a two-year-old church in downtown Los Angeles called The House LA. It is so valuable to...

                Weekday Ministries (Focus, Spring 2018)

                04.23.18 | Categories: General

                Missions:  Every month, Weekday students find a tangible way to show the love of Jesus to others here at UBC, in our community, and around the world. In February, the students made Valentine cards with their families for the widows in our...

                  Buckner Spring Break Serving Trip (Focus, Spring 2018)

                  04.09.18 | Categories: General

                  This was the third year UBC volunteers served in the colonia of Penitas, Texas, west of Mission. This serving trip continues to be a tremendous intergenerational opportunity that provides serving components for all ages. We taught “Business...

                    Super Bowl Party (Focus, Spring 2018)

                    02.11.18 | Categories: General

                    UBC volunteers, in collaboration with 1000 Hills Ministry, hosted a Super Bowl party in the Third Ward for homeless people in that area. The event began with a circle of prayer around the tent to remember God during this sporting event. It was...