You’re invited to participate in a St. Louis Vision Trip. This is a great opportunity to discover ministry opportunities while exploring the possibility of a partnership or mission experience in St. Louis.
Many churches have expressed interest in taking a vision trip to St. Louis to see firsthand some of the missions opportunities there. In an effort to minimize the number of vision tours to be hosted by our friends at the St. Louis Metro Baptist Association (SLMBA), a KBC SEND ST. LOUIS VISION TOUR is planned for February 10-11, 2014. We need to know if you are interested in participating, so here’s the information you need to make a decision and let us know by JANUARY 31, 2014!
Registration deadline is January 31st!
Each participant MUST register for the vision tour regardless of their chosen transportation option. Registration includes lodging, travel and some meals. When registering, please indicate your lodging preferences.
We are blocking out several rooms at a nearby DRURY INN hotel at a special rate of $100 private room or $50 per person for double occupancy. When registering on line you will indicate whether you prefer: 1. Private room 2. Double with preferred roommate 3. Double with no roommate preference.
Monday, Feb. 10th
2:00pm CST – Meet at the SLMBA building (3859 Fee Fee Rd.- Bridgeton, MO)
2:00 – 2:30 – Break/ Snacks
2:30 – 5:30 – Vision tour
5:30 – Dinner provided at St Louis Metro Baptist Association
6:30 – 8:00 – SEND ST. LOUIS presentations @ restaurant
8:00 – To hotel
Tuesday, Feb 11th
8:00 am – Meet at SLMBA
8am-12pm – Vision tour time.
12pm – Lunch @ SLMBA
OPTION 1: The KBC will be providing FREE transportation leaving from the KBC building on Monday, Feb. 10th at 9:00 am EST. The charter bus will leave from St. Louis on Tuesday, Feb. 11 and arrive back at the KBC around 8 pm EST.
OPTION 2: The KBC will be providing FREE transportation leaving from Lone Oak Baptist Church, Paducah, KY at 10:30am CST. The vehicle will leave from St. Louis on Tuesday, Feb 11 at 1 pm CST and arrive back at Lone Oak Baptist Church around 4:30 pm.
OPTION 3: Provide your own transportation to and from the SLMBA. No reimbursement for mileage in personal vehicles. Tour transportation while in St. Louis will be provided for all REGISTERED participants.
The following meals will be provided: Monday afternoon break, Monday Dinner, Tuesday Breakfast (by hotel), Tuesday Lunch. Monday lunch in route and Tuesday dinner on return will be “DUTCH TREAT” when the bus stops.
LODGING EXPENSE IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH PARTICIPANT. We are blocking out several rooms at a nearby DRURY INN hotel at a special rate of $100 private room or $50 per person for double occupancy. When registering on line you will indicate whether you prefer: 1. Private room 2. Double with preferred roommate 3. Double with no roommate preference.
In addition to the group rate, here are some of the amenities our group will enjoy at DRURY INN:
FREE HOT QUIKSTART ® Breakfast – At Drury, “hot” means Belgian waffles, scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage and more.
FREE 5:30 KICKBACK® – From 5:30-7:00 pm each evening, kick back, relax and enjoy a rotating menu of free hot food and cold beverages.
FREE Free Long Distance – One hour every room every night.
FREE Wireless Internet Access – High speed Internet in all rooms and the lobby.
FREE Soda and Popcorn – From 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm every night in the lobby.
Plus much more!