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Friends Becoming Sisters.


Categories: DiscipleshipOutreach

While sipping her chai tea latte, Christy wasn’t surprised to look up and see two young Latinas walk into Corner Bakery instead of one. She and Laura had found a time to meet for lunch so they could get caught up on some challenging situations Laura was working through. Christy also showed up knowing that […]

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Dear Latino College Student,


Categories: Academically AchievingCulturally ConnectedOutreach

Dear Latino college student, You might not know it, but there is an army of people praying for you. You may not have the support you need at home, but there are people who believe in you. Your dad might have not been around or he might have never told you that you are loved, […]

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Wanting a Change.


Categories: OutreachSpiritually Empowered

“Hi, I go to FIU but I’m not a Christian, I do want to get involved and be more connected to God. Please contact me, thanks.” God had been working in Andrea’s life. She was spiritually hungry and searching for a different way to live. Her email went to one of Destino’s leaders, Rachel, in […]

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Wendy’s Story


Categories: OutreachSpiritually Empowered

A woman came to speak to my basketball team after practice one night in December. She talked about us being physical, mental, emotional and spiritual, and that the best athletes are growing in all those areas. My family went to church every week, but I wasn’t doing much about that side of my life. When […]

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A Calling to Lead


Categories: OutreachSpiritually Empowered

Arielle and Jaymison are juniors at New Mexico State. While neither comes from a Latino family, they share a desire to see God use them as student leaders in Destino. “I want to do as much as I can during college to serve God,” says Arielle. She and Jaymison are on the Student Leadership Team […]

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“We want to study the Bible!”


Categories: Culturally ConnectedOutreach

Julia grew up in a Spanish-speaking church, but since she started attending college at a predominately white university, she missed having a spiritual connection that felt like home. She had been involved with Cru for a few years, made friends and grew in her faith. But she noticed that among 600 students involved with Cru, […]

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Students just like you!


Categories: Outreach

“I see you as one of my teachers, teaching me something I never knew before.” “I feel a lot better knowing there’s a place for me here to open up about my faith.” “I’m not religious like my mom, but I still believe in God and would really want to learn more about Him with […]

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Odds Against Him


Categories: OutreachSpiritually Empowered

Sergio sat by himself in the student union. Two Destino staff women, Stephanie and Diana, asked if they could join him for lunch. And as they sat together, they listened to his story. Raised by his grandparents, Sergio’s mother and father weren’t around much. His older brothers were incarcerated, and now, he’s the first in […]

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“Wow, that’s beautiful!”


Categories: OutreachSpiritually Empowered

“Sorry for interrupting, I couldn’t help but overhear…if everything has a cause then where did God come from?” A Destino staff member, Matt, was talking with a student when he heard another student from behind him ask that question.  After talking a bit more with the first student, Matt walked around the bench and sat down […]

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Collaborating with Other Christians


Categories: OutreachSpiritually Empowered

What do you do when you really want to do something but don’t think you have enough staff or students to pull it off? That’s a GREAT time to partner with other organizations and churches in your area. That’s exactly what they did at Destino at Texas A&M recently.  Students there wanted to host a worship night that […]

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