My life was ruined in DTS. Ruined to the point that sometimes I have a hard time remembering what it was like to live the way I used to. How freeing it has been to be ruined for the ordinary.
DTS, DTS In Short, Heart Prep, Student Spotlight
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
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
Why would I not want to live my life in a way that allows God to work in mighty ways through my inabilities?
DTS, Outreach, Student Spotlight, The Nations, Uncategorized, YWAM Life
When the Spring Compassion Discipleship Training School was presented to me to lead, I thought: YES! If you know me, you know that I have quite a compassionate heart, so this is a passion of mine! And since it is a passion of mine, I want others to join me in this adventure. So, why […]
DTS, DTS In Short, YWAM Life
When I was asked if I would lead the Spring Skater’s Discipleship Training School (DTS), I was stoked. It’s combining my two favorite things: Jesus, and Skateboarding! As I’ve been planning to lead this school, I was challenged with the question, “ Why am I leading the Skater’s DTS?” In pondering this, I came up with […]
DTS, DTS In Short, Local Love, Uncategorized
It was our first time at the makeshift refugee camp on the edge of the border between Greece and Macedonia. We parked at a gas station surrounded by thousands of refugees, all pitching tents and making small campfires in the dirt and gravel. As soon as we donned our yellow volunteer vests, anxious eyes began […]
DTS, Outreach, Student Spotlight, The Nations, YWAM Life
We are intimately aware of the pitfalls people can trip through when encountering change. Here’s a few words on what we’ve found helps us successfully walk from one season to the next.
Day To Day, DTS, Re-entry, SOMD, YWAM Life
Is your to-do list getting longer and longer each week? Check out what one of our winter Discipleship Training School (DTS) students has to say about her list.
Day To Day, DTS, Local Love, Outreach, Student Spotlight, YWAM Life
Our Fall Discipleship Training School outreach teams have been fraught with one challenge after the next, way before they even stepped onto their first flight! There have been visa denials, multiple stolen passports (in the United States!), and an emotional toll with paper trails due to increasing restrictions in different nations. But, as always, our God is bigger than all […]
DTS, Outreach, The Nations, YWAM Life