BOUNCE is a pre-packaged mission experience that provides student ministries the opportunity to impact affected areas by being the hands and feet of Christ. This new student ministry platform offers students the opportunity to assist communities in their efforts to BOUNCE back from devastation after disaster has struck. In addition to disaster recovery projects, a BOUNCE mission features times of worship and reflection designed to help participants encounter and respond to God.
2015 Dates & Locations
Mineral Wells, TX
July 27-July 30
Wimberly/San Marcos, TX
Currently at full capacity. Please call to check on availability.
*Urban BOUNCE is an opportunity to assist inner city areas in the BOUNCE back process through home rehabilitation projects.
**Disaster Response Week is a week designed to respond to any disaster that may occur in the spring or early summer of 2015. BOUNCE will explore opportunities to mobilize student youth groups.
TBA locations are pending. Please check back soon for updates.
BOUNCE Package Cost:
$265 per person for summer missions
$129 per person for spring break missions
- Lodging in an area school or church
- Mission prep materials
- On site supplies
- Supplemental insurance
- Printed materials
- Mission coordinating team
- Staff and worship team
- A BOUNCE t-shirt
Although BOUNCE is designed to mobilize student groups to assist communities as they bounce back from disaster, adults (21 and up) play a significant role. For more information and our leadership materials, visit our Group Leaders page.
Get social with BOUNCE!
Youth help rehabilitate homes in South Dallas through BOUNCE
by Kalie Lowrie on June 16, 2015 in great commandment
Armed with hammers, power tools, paint and enthusiasm, 100 junior high and high school students flooded into South Dallas June 8-13 to help repair homes through Urban BOUNCE. The Texas Baptists Student Disaster Recovery program, which began in 2014, started a new track this year with an emphasis on urban areas in need of rehabilitation.
The students formed nine teams and worked on seven homes, identified and secured through a partnership with by People Helping People through the City of Dallas.