Missions

Disciple-Making—Outside Our Walls

From our neighborhood to the other side of the world, we want Christ to be treasured.

Where We Make Disciples

The desire to make disciples of all nations runs deep into the heart of Sylvania Church. In an effort to mimic the commission Jesus gave in Acts 1:8, Sylvania Church is actively engaged in missions efforts locally, regionally, nationally, and globally. Interested in partnering with us to make disciples? Talk with us.

Locally

Local missions at Sylvania includes an array of efforts right here in our own community.

Regionally

We’re involved in regional disciple-making outside the city of Tyler.

Nationally

Explore our national missions efforts, which range from church-planting support to mission trips.

Globally

Every year, a number of Sylvania members engage in global missions efforts that range from pastor & worship leader training to evangelism & service ministry.

Local Missions

Some of the ministries with which we’re engaged here in Tyler.

Boys' Home

Local outreach to orphans/wards of the state

RUF

Reformed University Fellowship is a theologically-rich college ministry at UT Tyler.

BSM

The Baptist Student Ministry has for decades been making disciples at TJC and UT Tyler.

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89.5 KVNE/91.3 KGLY

89.5 KVNE and 91.3 KGLY are East Texas’s award-winning Christian radio stations.

Food Pantry

Local outreach of Sylvania Church to provide food for those in need

Smith County Baptist Association

Our local Baptist association of churches who affirm the 2000 Baptist Faith & Message

Regional Missions

Some of the ministries with which we’re engaged just outside of Tyler.

Living Alternatives

It’s a pro-life ministry that encourages adoption as an alternative to abortion.

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SBTC Cooperative Program

Our Texas Baptist affiliation through which we support seminaries, orphans, and more.

National Missions

Some of the ministries with which we’re engaged across the country.

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SBTC Cooperative Program

Our Texas Baptist affiliation through which we support national missions efforts.

Student Life Mission Camp

Every year, our students participate in missions efforts that include both serving & evangelism.

Global Missions

Some of the ministries with which we’re engaged around the world.

Bible Training Centre for Pastors

An organization that produces the material used for training in foreign countries

Jesus Film (Cru)

Film used to share the gospel in extensive national and international settings.

Samaritan's Purse

Famine relief for children

New Harvest Missions

Famine relief for children

Asian Partners

Training and church planting in Asia, with a specific focus on reaching India.

Middle East Ministry

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United World Mission

A ministry focused on church planting that allows Sylvania the opportunity to have on the field access to over a dozen countries in Europe

Caribbean Music Foundation

Training music leaders for the church in the Caribbean

Smith County Baptist Association

Our local Baptist association of churches who affirm the 2000 Baptist Faith & Message

To Every Tribe

An effort to plant churches among unreached peoples.

Effects of Grace

A missions organization that helps equip and encourage foregin pastors.

Want to Partner With Us? Let’s Talk.

We do (and always will) need more help making disciples, so get in touch if you’d like to learn more.

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