LETU Students Spend Spring Break All Over The World
Mon, Mar 17 2008
LeTourneau University students left for points all across the globe as spring
break trips and academic trips began. From March 10 to 14, students, faculty and staff traveled
South Korea – Six students, lead by engineering professor Dr
Kee-Seon Yoo, traveled to experience global business in Korea. The three-hour course was also
taught by marketing professor Dr. Ken Fairweather. The trip concludes March 18.
Honduras – Seven students and finance professor Dr. Juan Castro
traveled to Honduras to study international finance in Dr. Castro’s home country.
Honduras – Brad Bowser led another group of LeTourneau students
traveled to Honduras to serve with the Word of Life Ministry. The men’s soccer team will compete
against local Honduran teams while sharing God’s name. The soccer team will use their athletic
abilities to open the door for Christ’s love to be shared to the people of Honduras.
Israel – Biblical studies professor Dr. Scott Hummel and political
science professor Dr. Paul Kubricht led 37 students to Israel
ver spring break to take courses titled “Physical Settings of the
Bible” and “The Arab –Israeli Conflict since 1948.” Eight of the 37 students are enrolled in both
Mexico – Tamazunchale – A team of LETU students will construct a new
church building for a small village in the lush jungles surrounding Tamazunchale.
Mexico – Fresnillo – A team of LETU students will engage in pouring
foundation, building walls, and setting the stage for a new church outreach.
Mexico – San Miguel de Allende – A team of LETU students will do
moderate construction and child evangelism as they show love to children from all over the
Mexico – Guadalajara – A team of LETU students will do construction
work, host a basketball camp, Vacation Bible School and promote evangelism on this trip.
Mexico – Guanajuato – A team of LETU students will meet with
ther college students in Guanajuato to use conversational English on
a university campus.
Mexico – San Luis Potosi – A team of LETU students will venture into
extreme poverty in the outskirts of San Luis and continue construction progress on church walls,
floors, roof, and bathroom facilities.
Mexico – Aguascalientes – A team of LETU students will jump into
ministry through door-to-door evangelism, interaction with children, and other outreach avenues to
reach this marginally Christian city for Christ.
U.S. – Utah – A team of LETU students will partner with a college
ministry and reach across cultural borders as they share Christ in Mormon Utah.
U.S. – Arizona – A team of LETU students will reach out and serve a
small church on a Navajo Indian reservation using construction, personal witness, and friendship to
share Christ’s love.
U.S. – Florida – A team of LETU students will provide a Christian
witness to partying college students with a “Beach Reach,” serving free pancake breakfasts,
providing safe rides for college students who consume too much alcohol, and by sharing the gospel
with students their ages who traveled to one of the most beautiful beaches in Florida.
U.S. – Ohio (MMS Aviation) – Students from the LETU School of
Aeronautical Science will conduct aviation maintenance at MMS Aviation. They will be directly
involved in assisting with maintenance, modification, and repair of missionary aircraft.
U.S. – Indiana (HCJB) – Students from LETU will serve at HCJB, the
technical center for the World Radio Ministries. This trip is focused on the electrical,
mechanical, and computer side of mission work.
U.S. – North Carolina – Students will delve into Master's Mission
with some heavy construction work as they encourage missionaries in training.
U.S. – North Carolina (JAARS) – Students from LETU’s School of
Aeronautical Science will use their mechanical skills at JAARS, a mission’s aviation center, by
helping with the repair and maintenance of missionary aircraft.