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
 

International Missions Tag

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...

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....

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:  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...

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...

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...

[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...

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...

Guatemala is a place with a lot of needs. The most populous state in Central America, with the largest economy in Central America, but still the CIA World Fact Book considers 56.2% of the population of Guatemala to be living in poverty. Despite a school system that is free, the...

Zambia is a long way from home. Some people have to ask us why we go so far to spread the gospel? It takes 20 hours to get to southern Africa to the nation of Zambia and then we travel four hours into the bush to the village of Mukamba. It...

Guest post by Holly Jokisch We had a team of twelve that went to Santa Cruz, Bolivia in June to work with missionaries Steve and Marilee Flook. Here is a testimony from team member Holly Jokisch about her experience: Our trip from Tampa on Friday, June 13 did not start the way...

We want to say a special thanks to the team from Idlewild for helping us with VBS this year! They were on their toes every day, ready to leave the hotel each morning at 7:30. Ready to face 115 degree heat and 800 children waiting to shake their hand, ask their...

It was hot! It’s always hot here.  It wasn’t as bad as some of the past trips I experienced where our thermometer melted when the temperature reached over 120 degrees and team members, including myself, experienced heat stroke … but it was hot.  With highs in the 100’s and the...

This is a continuation of the Zambia post that can be found here. Sunday morning came and we awoke to a very human-sounding rooster, Jako was doing his best to mimic his rooster to rouse us from our sleep, not an easy task since July is pretty much mid-winter in Zambia...

I met Jako and Amber Joubert (pronounced “Yaku Ubear”) of "Mission of Love Community Orphanage" in Zambia about 5 years ago when they came to Exciting Idlewild for our "Global Impact Conference." They came to our Thursday night off campus Bible Fellowship class and introduced their ministry to us. Jako is...

There are a lot of opportunities to choose from so take a look at the mission trips that we have planned at Exciting Idlewild Baptist Church for 2014 and ask God how you are supposed to Go, Pray or Give! Amazon August 1 – August 10, 2014 / Pay Online November 14 –...

The ancient city of Thessaloniki is the second largest city in Greece and the home to the largest university, Aristotle University. Around the time of the Roman Empire Thessaloniki was a major city and an important center for the spread of Christianity. The Idlewild On Mission trip to Thessaloniki, Greece was a...

The mission trips opportunities that Idlewild On Mission gives you in the Amazon have been a three way partnership but this time we also had help from another source. Idlewild Baptist Church works with Amazon Outreach which supplies the boat, First Baptist Church of Parintins is the local church we...