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Blog Category: Missions Monday

Missions Monday: For the Glory of the Lord

Taylor Hancock, son of Mike and Marla Hancock, is a homegrown missionary actively seeking to take the Gospel to the nations. He was born into Buck Run, growing and developing in his understanding of Christ through immeasurable investment from Buck Run members, Sunday school teachers, Student Ministry leaders, and consistently solid preaching. At age nine […]

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Missions Monday: Update from the Bay

On Sunday night several community groups gathered together to hear a ministry update from Buck Run church planter Patti Butler. Patti and her husband Brett were Buck Run members from 2009-2015 as God began to provide clarity on what their role would be in fulfilling the Great Commission. Through the week of prayer leading up […]

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Missions Monday: Pointing Every Person to Christ

Cristi Chivu grew up in Communist Romania without any interest in Christianity. Now, Cristi coordinates international projects for the Romanian-American Mission and equips Christians in the United States and Europe to make disciples. Coming to Christ in Romania Cristi was born in Piatra Neamt, Romania. At the time, Romania suffered under a Communist government, and […]

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Missions Monday: Reaching Frankfort

Ninety members of our church participated in the first Reach Frankfort event this past Saturday. Each member was placed into a group of  2-3 people and sent out to houses near the church with the purpose of sharing the gospel with people at their doorsteps. Our people visited 1,528 houses, talked with 530 different people, […]

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Missions Monday: Buck Run Continues Relationship with RAM in England

At the beginning of March, pastors Chris Parrish and Scott Riessen went to Birmingham, England to meet with Romanian-American Mission (RAM) pastors Daniel Bara and Daniel Puicar. Buck Run has partnered with RAM since its founding in the 1990’s. Our church’s latest investment in RAM has been through the Romanian congregation in Birmingham, England. When […]

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Missions Monday: “The Lord Has Me Here”

When Justin Ray came to Buck Run in the fall of 2017 as a Pastoral Intern, he knew he was interested in church planting, but he needed help discerning whether or not God was calling him to plant a church. After a period of prayer and godly counsel, he decided he needed to experience church […]

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Missions Monday: Reach Your One with Celebrate Recovery

We as a church are focusing on sharing Jesus throughout 2019 and asking the question, “Who’s your one?” Hopefully, by now you have chosen at least one person to pray for, interact with, and witness to regularly. One way to begin introducing the Gospel into your conversations is by emphasizing our brokenness as fallen human […]

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Missions Monday: Catching Up with the Butlers

Buck Run Church Planters Brett and Patti Butler are currently pursuing kingdom growth by sharing the gospel, making disciples, and starting new, simple churches in homes, coffee shops, and other various locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. This process seeks to cooperate with God to see those churches multiplied across neighborhoods, occupations, and ethnic […]

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Missions Monday: East Asia Pastoral Internship

Buck Run partners with missionaries and church planters around the world. One of our missionaries in East Asia is beginning a new ministry to raise up new pastors. Ministry in a country closed to the Gospel requires creativity to continue the advancement of the Gospel. To this end, our missionary partner is starting a coffee […]

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