Submitted by: David I. Griffin, Th.M., Director, Sam Houston BSM
The purpose of this trip was to provide college-aged students spending their Spring Break at South Padre Island, a safer option during their stay. SH Baptist Student ministry provided 15-passenger van rides to and from the beaches, clubs, and back to their hotels.
BSM also served a free pancake breakfast every morning March 8 through March 14, 2014.In total, with the help of other BSMs from around the state, SHSU BSM gave approximately 12,000 van rides, free pancake breakfasts to over 8,500 people, and were able to keep over 12,000 groups of students, including those from Sam Houston State University, from driving under the influence of alcohol. Back