Student missions blog: For 11 days during Christmas break, I had the opportunity to travel to Lesvos, Greece, with a team to volunteer at a refugee camp.
By Amanda Finnigan
Student missions blog: When I first heard about a mission trip to Ukraine, I immediately felt called to go. I saw no better way to spend my Christmas break than to share Jesus with orphans.
By Candace Hall
Student missions blog: I took the advice of one of my teammates and intentionally put myself in a position where I would be uncomfortable so that God could use me.
By Serenity Harris
Student missions blog: This semester, the Lord has taught me how much joy is found when we say “yes”—no matter what, where, or who he is calling us to serve.
By Melody Davis
Student Missions blog: Just two weeks before I came back to the States, I saw God pursue the hearts of three girls after one of them overheard a story I was telling some people nearby. I witnessed the Lord lay out a pathway that led directly to him, only I didn’t know it at the time.
Student missions blog: I’m back in Texas after 50-plus days away. People ask me, “I bet you’re glad to be back, right?” I usually just respond with a nod, because on the inside, I don’t really know my answer.
By Laramie Walton
Student missions blog: God worked in me to always trust his will and to have faith that he works out the details. If I had said no, I would have missed out on meeting and learning from some incredible people.
By Erin McCleer
Student missions blog: The Muslim call to prayer cuts through this city five times a day. I should be used to it by now, but it still catches me off guard every time.
Student missions blog: I reluctantly agreed to go with a friend to her church’s outreach in a less-fortunate area of the city. I was tired from working the day shift at the clinic, but I decided it would be fun to try something new.
By Naomi Gonzalez
Student missions blog: God has made me understand that missions is not what we do; it is who we are in Jesus Christ. It is to show the love of God in everything we do—no matter if we feel or think we are not making a big impact around us.
By Karla Magana Gonzalez
Student missions blog: Somewhere in my church life, I got the idea that children’s ministry is on the back burner, and all the focus should be on adults and youth. I have been terribly wrong.
By Gracie Humphrey
Student missions blog: One of the ways we serve and share is through English classes offered every Tuesday and Thursday. … Most who attend the English class are over the age of 40 and have pretty much settled down their lives while having years rooted in their Orthodox religion.