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5 Reasons to do the Create Elective

August 14, 2020
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“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1   God was the first creative being, isn’t that amazing? One of the ways we reflect Him is in our ability to create and our desire to do so. There are so many ways to express creativity! Whether you’re a painter, photographer, graphic…

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When God Multiplies / The Power of a Coffee Shop

May 8, 2020
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2017 was the beginning of a new thing. We sent an outreach team to Southeast Asia for the first time where we helped start an English club in a coffee shop. We arranged to cover drinks for our future students and the coffee shop gave us the top floor to use as our classroom. Students…

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CULTURAL ENCOUNTER

5 Reasons to do a Cultural Encounter Elective

February 14, 2020
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Cultures are beautiful expressions of customs, traditions, and ways of doing life. You may have experienced a variety of cultures in your own life or you may have only been exposed to a few and always wanted to learn more. Whatever your experience, culture is something we all express, come across on a regular basis,…

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5 Reasons to do the Music & Worship Elective

November 8, 2019
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Maybe you have a passion for worship, but have never learned anything about music. Or maybe you’re a classical musician who has a difficult time knowing the difference between performance and worship. Or maybe you’ve led worship for years, but are looking to gain a new perspective.  The Music and Worship Elective offers teachings that…

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Drama in Missions

Using Passions in Missions: Drama Edition

April 12, 2019
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I’ve always been a shy person so for many it comes as a surprise that I love drama, both acting and writing plays. I’ve always been known as quiet but when given an avenue of creativity like acting, I come alive. I knew it was a passion, but it always seemed like it would end…

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