Have you ever heard someone make the vague yet popular statement, “I’m very passionate about this“? It’s something that I feel like I hear a lot in today’s culture. “I have such a passion for music.” “Art is my true passion.” “I’m passionate about seeing the lost reached.” “I get so passionate when I talk about […]
Passions, Staff Spotlight, Uncategorized
Outreach can be a fun adventure filled with excitement. I mean think about it. You’re out there in the middle of nowhere in some foreign country, getting immersed in a new culture that you’ve never experienced before in your life. You’re preaching the gospel to people that have never felt the love of Jesus. You […]
A few months ago, I came to terms with the fact that I really do like pop music. As I constantly listened to this mainstream radio music, I found myself feeling distant from the Lord, and like something was missing inside. Our brains are divided up into six sections. When listening to music, more of […]
Day To Day, Uncategorized
Have you ever felt like what you’re doing is pointless? Sitting in math class in the 10th grade, I remember constantly asking my teacher how the math problems we were doing would help me in the future. They seemed so tedious, and like they were a waste of time! A few weeks ago on a […]
DTS, Outreach, The Nations, Uncategorized, YWAM Life
Being able to see where an individual is coming from, no matter their background or beliefs, and to be able to meet them where they are and speak in terms that they can fully understand or relate to, is crucial to our ability to effectively share the Gospel and see the Great Commission completed.
Outreach, The Nations, Uncategorized, YWAM Life
As we were setting up for our community night in Appalachia, one of my friends called out to me, jumping up and down with a big grin on her face. I kindly, smiled back, not quite understanding why she was so excited. As I looked over my shoulder, I saw a deaf couple signing. I […]
Local Love, Outreach, Staff Spotlight, Uncategorized, YWAM Life
I remember taking a look around at all the Youth With A Misson Louisville staff people and just thinking, how are they so happy? Where is this joy that they have?
What does it take to be a missionary? This is one of the many questions we run into when thinking or talking about missions work and what it takes. Here are a couple of the key tools every missionary needs when it comes to preparing for an outreach! 1. Relationship With God The most important […]
Day To Day, Heart Prep, Outreach, Packing, The Nations, Uncategorized, YWAM Life
While I was on my Discipleship Training School outreach in East Asia, God revealed to me that I have anger in my heart toward Him about my genetic syndrome. My syndrome is called Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, which means the collagen, or glue of the body, doesn’t work correctly. This means that I have loose, flexible […]
DTS, Outreach, Student Spotlight, Uncategorized, YWAM Life
Don’t get overwhelmed by the amount of programs, methods, and information out there on how to learn a language. Find something that you think will be effective for you, and go for it!
Day To Day, Outreach, The Nations, Uncategorized, YWAM Life