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 Fall 2017 semester!

  • Thursday evenings on UT campus // 7-9pm in Sanchez Building (SZB) room 278
  • 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.

  • Tuesday evenings on the UT campus // 7-9pm in the SAC 3.112 Balcony B

Hope242 Upcoming Events

242 World Mandate

Friday, February 2nd
Saturday, February 3rd

We are called to… Worship God and Change the World!

This year our college ministry will be live-streaming the World Mandate conference at HITC. Only $10 registration ($15 at door). There will be live worship sessions and keynote speakers with local response times and prayer. 

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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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