JACKSON, Tenn. – March 29, 2010 – Twelve teams consisting of 126 Union University students, faculty and staff are spread out across the world this week of spring break on Global Outreach mission trips.
Team sizes range from six to 20 and teams are ministering in such places as Boston; Providence, R.I.; Hays, Kansas; Carbondale, Ill.; Nashville, Tenn.; as well as such international locations as Guatemala, Honduras, Romania, the Ukraine and two security-sensitive countries.
Julie Bradfield, director of student mobilization for Union’s campus ministries office, asked the Union community to be in prayer for the teams and the work they are doing.
She requested specific prayer for: wisdom and discernment for team leaders and Union’s ministry partners in each location, open doors for Union students to share the gospel, boldness for them to share, hearts prepared to receive the truth, travel safety, team unity and continued spiritual growth in the lives of the students as they minister.
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Friday, March 6, with all classes canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.
Friday's Preview Day has been canceled.
Brewer Dining Hall will be open from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday. The Lex will be closed. No breakfast will be served.