Mission Stories

Families

By Woody White For many adults pondering a mission trip – whether it’s in the United States or abroad – one of the first questions is what to do with their children. For some who have gone forth from The Mill, the answer is a no-brainer: Take the kids along. Experts say that not only…

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Nothing But the Name

When you think of a trip to Savannah, pralines and ghost tours might come to mind, but not for a group of students and adults sent out from the Mill during this last month. Pastors Adam Siskey and Kris Kuriger, along with Chandler Davis and Day 6 student choir leader Julie McNeely, took 69 seventh…

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FACT

By Woody White With a burgeoning congregation that includes hundreds of families with school-age children, it’s no surprise that The Mill sees a new opportunity to support foster and adoptive families. A group of six members has launched the Foster Adopt Care Team (FACT) to help others learn how to respond to such a calling.…

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Teaching Overseas

Carolyn Hall, daughter of Bobby and Julia Hall, spent four months in La Paz, Bolivia, teaching at a Christian school affiliated with the Network of International Christian Schools. Carolyn chose Bolivia among the positions available because she wanted to teach in a third-world country. The school, comprised primarily of Bolivians from Catholic families, offered an…

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Basketball In East Asia

Over Spring Break a team of 11 people spent nine days in East Asia playing basketball at city parks, gyms and college campuses as a way to build relationships and have conversations that bridge to the Gospel. ​Despite different heart languages, countries of origin and cultural differences, a basketball brings a world of commonality. The…

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His Storehouse

By Woody White Members of Anderson Mill Road Baptist Church go to the ends of the earth to serve the poor and share the gospel, as Jesus commanded. But they also take care of Spartanburg County’s needy through partnerships with local organizations. Maxine and Dickie Fleming have been doing the Lord’s work for years as…

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