College Ministry

College students with a passion for Jesus and compassion for people.

Hope 242

Hope 242 is the college ministry of Hope in the City. We are a Christ-centered community of students with a passion for Jesus and compassion for people.

We are committed to:

  • Being family and discovering identity
  • Forging disciple-makers and serving others
  • Creating freedom and expressing joy
  • Embracing diversity and redeeming culture
  • Thinking global and living local


Our priority is to be DiscipleMakers who follow Jesus contagiously.
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The Warehouse

“As you come to him, the living Stone rejected by humans but chosen by God and precious to him, you also like living stones are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.” 1 Peter 2:4-5

You are invited to join us on Thursday nights to belong to our family, enjoy a free meal, encounter God in worship, experience authentic friendships and receive dynamic teaching and prayer. We would love to see you at the Warehouse this Spring 2018 semester!

  • Thursday evenings on UT campus // 7-9pm in Sanchez Building (SZB) room 296
  • Immediately followed by After Hours, various student-led activities

Hope Communities

HoCos unite DiscipleMaker groups who explore God’s Word, discuss life challenges, ask spiritual questions, pray for each other and serve in the community together. We intentionally invest in one another to follow Jesus more fully and invite new followers of Jesus.

  • Various times and locations on the UT campus // See Crystal Hernandez

Hope242 Upcoming Events

242 Beach Reach

Friday, March 9th
Friday, March 16th

Beach Reach is coming soon! 

Join Hope 242 and the UT team on mission during spring break in South Padre Island. It is a full week of intense ministry to connect with students, serve their real needs, pray and share the gospel of Jesus Christ. Check out the video below:

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H242 Enchanted Rock Camping Trip

Friday, April 6th
Sunday, April 8th

We are going camping at Enchanted Rock the weekend after Easter. 

Join us for great outdoor experiences, peaceful enviroment, chill hangouts and beautiful views.

We will have rock climbing, cave exploring, campfires songs and stories, s’mores…

The climax of the event is on Sunday, a...

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