Lutz Campus

18333 Exciting Idlewild Blvd.
Lutz, FL 33548

Idlewild at The Springs

8209 N 19th St
Tampa, FL 33604

Iglesia Bautista Idlewild

Main Campus, Student Building, Hall 2
 

Missions

Are you considering becoming a foster parent? Do you want more information to help you make that decision? This class is a great opportunity to have your questions answered and learn more about what it really means to be a foster parent. Monday, August 12 6:30-8pm in E104 Childcare is available if...

Are you ready to open your home to a child who needs love and security? Take the next step to become a foster parent. We are hosting foster care licensing classes every other Saturday beginning August 24th. Classes are 9am - 5pm in E104 8/24, 9/7, and 9/21. Register by Tuesday August...

Join us this fall on a trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico as we serve with our new signature partner in Puerto Rico, Pastor Felix Cabrera, a church planter for the North American Mission Board. We will have more details on the ministries we will be doing but some these will include:...

Please join the Idlewild Mission Team as we welcome our Missionary Jeff Sukup on Wednesday, April 10th at 5:30 PM.  Jeff will be sharing his ministry with OM (Operation Mobilization) where he serves in Botswana, Africa. Operation Mobilization (OM) works to motivate, develop and equip people for world evangelism, and to strengthen...

Mission: We will partner with a missionary team to take the gospel to a place of global impact. We will evangelize an Unreached People Group (UPG) and do city street evangelism. Cost: IBC Member Cost: $1500.00 (does not include visa) Includes transportation (air and land), lodging and food (does not include food...

Mission:  We will be ministering to the Muslim/Hindu community alongside our signature partner, Boto Joseph, with Global Gates Ministry. We will be doing evangelism outreach in local parks, English as a Second Language training in the S.E. Asian Center, missions training and visiting Hindu Temples to develop relationships. [vc_row][vc_column width='2/3'] Cost: IBC Members: $...

https://vimeo.com/290745735 Watch this report from our recent trip to "Let It Be Know" in Guatemala. Our next trip to Guatemala will be May 4-11, 2019 GUATEMALA TRIP INFORMATION Join us Sunday, September 30th for information about our upcoming mission trip to Guatemala! Our short meeting will be in E102 at 12:30....

Mission: Join us as we serve with Amazon Vida by going to various villages along the river through an assortment of ministry events. Some of the activities include VBS, medical and dental clinics, leadership training, discipleship of believers, sport activities and many other Gospel-focused events that all center on the Cross....

On March 17th, as part of One Day, Idlewild is partnering with Christians for Worldwide Evangelism to offer a free medical clinic to the Sulphur Springs community. If you are a health professional and/or have a passion for reaching the lost, come be a part of this event.   Saturday March 17...

Mission:  We will be ministering to the Muslim/Hindu community alongside our signature partner, Boto Joseph, with Global Gates Ministry. We will be doing evangelism outreach in local parks, English as a Second Language training in the S.E. Asian Center, missions training and visiting Hindu Temples to develop relationships. [vc_row][vc_column width='2/3'] Cost: IBC Members: $...

NOTE: This is a Closed Trip for members of the Married's Connect Group. Mission: We will be working with Pastor Saul, pastor of Cristo Es El Camino Church, in reaching the people of Guatemala City. We will be ministering in the trash village, working the clinic in the trash village, VBS in...

Mission: We will be ministering to Greeks and refugees by assisting in teaching English as a Second Language and providing humanitarian support to refugees. In addition, we may be involved in additional activities such as prayer walking neighborhoods in Thessaloniki, ministering to the homeless and conducting cultural surveys as a tool...

Mission: Our Senior Adults (JOY Ministry) will be spending three days on the campus of the Florida Baptist Children’s Home in Lakeland, Florida for the purpose of serving the children, the house parents and the FBCH staff. We will be serving through mentoring, Bible reading, recreation, games, outside and inside fun and...

Mission:  We will be going to Central Asia to take part in an international Gospel sharing event. This is a rare opportunity to help take the Gospel into an unreached place and to partner with brothers and sisters from around the world in a Kingdom task. The impact of this trip has...

Every Christian should be involved in the Great Commission, no matter who you are and what your situation is, there is a job for everyone. The Bible teaches that the entire church body is called to do missionary work, it isn't something that is supposed to be done only by...

Our Signature Partner in Costa Rica has had some big blessings in the past year or two. The last report that we wrote about from Pastor Jaime was how extremely difficult the work can be on the mission field and how great the need is for more help. (See "Working...

GUATEMALA 2 – August 19-26, 2017 – Spanish Church GUATEMALA 3 – October 14-21, 2017 MISSION: We will be working with Pastor Saul, pastor of Cristo Es El Camino Church, in reaching the people of Guatemala City. Some of the ministries we will be involved with are: • Ministering in the trash village • Working...

NEW JERSEY: July 29 – August 5 MISSION: Join us as we serve our Signature Partner at Grace Falls Church in New Jersey with Pastor Buff McNickle and his team. We will do evangelism in various areas: local rescue mission, VBS, character training at local schools, outreach to parents and neighbors with discipleship...

AMAZON RIVER, BRAZIL: August 4-13, 2017 MISSION: Continue the work with the village people of the Amazon River Basin and the First Baptist of Parentinis through: Evangelism VBS Medical Outreach Sports Evangelism Men’s Discipleship Women’s Discipleship   IBC MEMBER COST: $2,000.00 $500 deposit required with application (Application will not be processed without the deposit). Includes:...

MISSION: In partnership with the Western Cuba Baptist Convention we will be visiting mission homes to encourage members. We will also be sharing the Gospel by ministering to men, women and youth, vacation Bible school and visiting house churches. Men will be joining the men of Guira in the mornings for construction...

Click here to visit the One Day page for more information and to sign up.   On February 25th we will have our next One Day missions event with many off campus mission opportunities for us to share the rescuing power of the gospel with our community. Prayer Walking 100 Prayer Points | 10:30am –...

February 21 – February 26, 2017 Tuesday - Sunday Local/National Focus “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.” Global Impact Conference is back this year with a new format, GIC begins this year on Tuesday night...

Simply Share Your Faith will help you to share the love of Christ more effectively in a relational environment. Learn to: Determine where a person is spiritually Develop your testimony Be sensitive to opportunities to share Learn how to handle objections Share with people of other beliefs As you learn scripture weekly,...

[gallery columns="5" size="medium" link="none" ids="33881,33880,33878,33877,33876"] [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='20' up='' down=''] How to Go? Learn how to go and get the necessary forms here. Where to go? The 2017 calendar is full of mission opportunities for you to start thinking about. Take a look at the mission trips listed below and ask God how...

[gallery columns="5" size="medium" link="none" ids="33881,33880,33878,33877,33876"] [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='20' up='' down=''] How to Go? Learn how to go and get the necessary forms here. Where to go? The 2016 calendar is full of mission opportunities for you to start thinking about. Take a look at the mission trips listed below and ask God how...

I have never felt more joy than I did in the two weeks that I spent in Zambia. I will treasure forever the memories of loving on the children, working around the orphanage, doing a Bible study with the house mothers and enjoying the beauty of Africa. I experienced the love...

August 29 is Idlewild's day to love the Tampa Bay community. We have multiple service projects planned including: Campus Beautification at Hillsborough County Schools Singing and Serving at Assisted Living Facilities A Neighborhood Cleanup in the University Area A Block Party in conjunction with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office in the University Area Car Washes...

There was a lot of anticipation as we landed in San Jose, Costa Rica. The anticipation usually builds up when you first arrive in the country that you will be serving in. It is the realization that after all of the prayer, planning and fundraising this trip is about to...

[gallery columns="5" link="none" ids="28251,28310,28820,23087,28819"] [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='20' up='' down=''] How to Go? Learn how to go and get the necessary forms here. Where to go? The 2015 calendar is full of mission opportunities for you to start thinking about. Take a look at the mission trips listed below and ask God how you...

Guest post by Marty Davenport The remote villages of the Amazon River are a completely different world from what we are used to. There are not any comforts and conveniences that we expect in our daily lives. You won’t find any of the electrical conveniences that we enjoy, or the plumbing,...

A recent email to Pastor Ray Sanabria from one of the Bolivia team members. Dear Pastor Ray, I would like to take a moment to say thank you for allowing me the opportunity to join the Bolivia mission team last month. I am only 13 years old and it was an extreme...

Guest post by Nadine Pelham We traveled over 17,000 miles and spent 40 hours in the air.  We drove 28 hours on some crazy mountain roads in Nepal. We walked across a suspension bridge over a river and then hiked 1.5 hours up a rugged trail just to spend 2 days...