Mount Vernon Baptist Church is an Acts 1:8 church reaching out to Jerusalem (Raleigh), Judea and Samaria (United States), and to all the world.
- Mission Raleigh reached out to the Raleigh area through a biweekly food distribution and worship service held at the old Mount Vernon site on Durant Rd.
- Mount Vernon traveled to Casper Wyoming in August to assist in the completion of a worship chapel in a Baptist youth camp on Casper Mountain.
- The youth of Mount Vernon traveled to Ghana during the summer of 2013 to assist in the ministry of Mr. Elli Yabani, a former church member.
In 2014 the following trips are currently scheduled:
- February 22 – March 1
Purpose: Construction of a Sunday School Building in Las Cascabeles, Honduras
- June 18 – 28
Purpose: Bible School and evangelism to assist in planting a church as an outreach for a previously established church in the area.
- August 2 – 9
Destination: South Dakota
Purpose: Primarily a youth trip to assist in Bible School type activities to reach the Lakota Indians on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
- October 14 – 25
Destination: Southeast Asia
Purpose: This will be an initial contact with an unreached, unengaged people group.
In addition, Mission Raleigh will continue its biweekly ministry to those in need in North Raleigh.
If you would like more information about our mission activities, or to get involved, feel free to contact Ivan Crissman, Mission Trip Coordinator.