All-Church Summer Service Trip
Back Bay Mission, Biloxi, MS

The week of June 9-15, 2019

In an effort to serve the world, support the U.C.C., and learn more about other parts of the world, we will sending a group from Orinda Community Church for a week of serving with Back Bay Mission, a United Church of Christ ministry in the Gulf Coast.We will be part of a housing rehabilitation ministry, food pantry, and day center, while learning about poverty on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. We will also have a chance to explore the food and culture of the region, with an extra day or two in New Orleans.
Estimated cost to participants is $850.Registration forms and information will soon be on the O.C.C. website, and some scholarship money is available.We hope to bring about 10-15 participants. For more information on cost and details, contact Rev. Jim Brommers Bergquist ( The trip is open to everyone ages 14 and older, and more info is available at
Registration Form