Don’t give up!

Don’t give up!

The Branches church has been partnering with Mission Southside for almost four years. We started our Friday night ‘food give-away’ with the intent that we could in some way share the hope of Jesus with neighbors in a nearby apartment complex. Granted – we have a...
Esmeralda Reyes

Esmeralda Reyes

One beautiful encounter I got to experience and see the Lord in was a night when the interns and LIT Alumni packed the Bible Kits. After the packing was done, we had a smores night. As all of the LIT Alumni gathered around the fire and enjoyed their smores, Mission...
Nick Wagoner

Nick Wagoner

Every Summer is different. There is always excitement, anxiety, and curiosity as to how God will move. In this season of a global pandemic, these feelings were heightened as there were even more unknowns. However, there is one constant that will always be the same:...
Caroline Branham

Caroline Branham

This summer has been full of many amazing moments and blessings. God has truly been at work in my life. My heart has been broken for what breaks Christ’s heart, then filled again with the joy and love of God. One specific story that sticks out to me this summer is...
Kevin Atchinson

Kevin Atchinson

One particular moment during this summer happened at the end of the second week of the LIT (Leaders in Training) program. We have been going through the BLESS rhythm [Begin with Prayer, Listen, Eat, Serve, and Share your story & the story of Jesus] and finished...
Frankie Skinner

Frankie Skinner

 Working on the front lines of what God is doing in a community is challenging, joy-filled, awe-inspiring, but most importantly humbling. The stories shared in this safe space not only humble me in all circumstances, but they force me to rely on God for His...
Maria Bocanegra:

Maria Bocanegra:

Well here we are again, summer number three of being an intern with Mission Southside. Every summer has felt so insanely different, and in that, it’s been very exciting. However, this summer was emotionally, physically, and mentally just a little tougher than the...