Literacy Missions

Who can you reach with Literacy Missions?

  • Internationals who need a better grasp of English (English as a Second Language);
  • Adults who want to learn to read and write or have a need to improve their reading skills (Adult Reading and Writing);
  • School-aged children and youth who need help with basic skills and/or school work (Tutoring Children and Youth)

The 11-hour training workshop covers a multitude of topics: basic ministry administration needs; tutoring training skills; and ways to incorporate the Gospel in a tutoring session. Each workshop is developed specifically for churches to effectively meet their local ministry needs. One statewide training workshop is offered every year, with other workshops conducted at churches across the state as requested.

The Southern Baptist Convention offers English as a Second Language Hybrid Online Training. For the current class, visit