Telling Your Story: Sharing your mission experience without boring your audience If you’re reading this, it’s likely you went on a summer mission trip. You built a home, hosted a medical clinic, ran a VBS, or shared the Gospel on the streets – either way, you’ve got a story to tell. And if your home […]
Day To Day, Mission Tips, Outreach
God has placed a calling on the hearts of men. John Eldredge says in his book, Wild at Heart, “He created Adam for adventure, battle and beauty; he created us for a unique place in his story and he is committed to bringing us back to the original design.”
“I wait quietly before God, for my victory comes from Him. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress where I will never be shaken.” Psalm 62:1-2 I’m sharing this verse before anything because in light of the stories I’m about to tell you, this is the truth. God is my sure thing, […]
Day To Day, Fundraising, Heart Prep, SOMD, The Nations, YWAM Life
“Can I help you with anything?” As I looked up, a girl, with a smile that seemed to brighten the whole room, was looking at me. “No, thank you. We are just looking, but your English is so good,” I replied. She bashfully told us, “Oh, no, no. My English is not good.” She then […]
Day To Day, Mission Tips, Outreach, The Nations, YWAM Life
If you have ever met me you would know my passion runs deep for children. I desire to love the little ones who have nobody to love them and to care for the children that are so often forgotten or pushed to the side. My heart aches when I hear of children that go to […]
Day To Day, DTS, Heart Prep, Passions, SOMD, Staff Spotlight
We are in the middle of a transition period. A week ago we welcomed new students to our Discipleship Training School, as well as welcomed returning students to our School of Ministry Development. In a few short weeks, one of our schools will be heading out to minister in Asia. It’s awesome; we love being […]
DTS, Mission Tips, Outreach, SOMD, Student Spotlight
I get it! Budgets and the process of making them can be more than most of us want to think about. Nothing about the word budget excites us and if we’re honest, it makes us think not of freedom, but control of what we can do with our money. What if a budget equaled freedom […]
Fundraising, YWAM Life
The land is rich and full of promise. From atop the mountain I survey its wildness and feel that old longing for adventure begin to stir again. It’s everything He said it would be and more…but there are giants.
In the context of a mission trip, social media can be a powerful tool to connect give friends and family a glimpse of our experience in a way that encourages, inspires, and challenges them.
Mission Tips, Outreach, The Nations
Having a grasp of the whole Story helps us know its Author more deeply. It also roots us more firmly in our own role in his narrative. Join us in reading chronologically through the Old Testament and the birth of Christ.
Heart Prep, Mission Tips, YWAM Life