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Jun 28 2018 A Year Later

Costa Rica Team Member

Coming here to Costa Rica has been a true blessing upon my life. A lot of times, I feel like people go on these trips thinking that they are going to be doing all the teaching and helping. At least, that is the way I remember feeling when I went on my very first missions trip 10 years ago. However… More

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Jun 25 2018 Serving in Costa Rica

Costa Rica Team Member

Friends and Family, As I reflect on our time in Costa Rica so far, it has been nothing short of an adventure! I’ve been placed in the Community and Environmental Health site with three other women. Much of their focus is health and wellness of the women and children around the communities of… More

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Jun 20 2018 Sanos y Salvos

Costa Rica Team Member

Sanos y Salvos! (Safe and Sound!) God is good, and I cannot help but marvel in His greatness. As our plane landed, I had to just admire the green luscious landscape. Driving through the streets of Costa Rica and seeing so many tropical plants and scenery was breathtaking. I most definitely paused… More

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Jun 17 2018 The Costa Rica Team Leaves Today

Missions Team

Our third team of the summer leaves today! Costa Rica, here they come! Please join us in praying for them as they serve with our Extended Family, Jessie, and with our global partners Students International Costa Rica for the next 2 weeks. Keep checking back here to hear stories from the team… More

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Jun 17 2018 Weekend Fun in DR

DR Team Member

After a week of being in the Dominican Republic, getting oriented and working in their ministry sites, the team was able to sightsee! Here are some pics from the weekend activities: Getting hair down by a local The group that got their hair done Enjoying Fresh Pineapple Hiking to a… More

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Jun 17 2018 A New Perspective in DR

DR Team Member

“What do you think? If a man owns a hundred sheep, and one of them wanders away, will he not leave the ninety-nine on the hills and go to look for the one that wandered off? And if he finds it, truly I tell you, he is happier about that one sheep than about the ninety-nine that did not wander off… More

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Jun 13 2018 Day 2 in Jarabacoa, DR

DR Team Member

Today is our second full day in Jarabacoa. Each day, we start our day off with a time for devotional and a teaching from a member of the SI staff. As I was walking through today's study, I was instructed to read 2 Timothy 1: 2-7. Verse 7 says, "For God has not given us a spirit of fear and timidity… More

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Jun 11 2018 Cooking With Thai Students

Thailand Team Member

My time in Thailand has been great, but it has started off rather rocky. You will need some backstory in order to understand why. When I first met my team leader, Eric, about going on this trip, something he said sparked an intense excitement in me. Eric told me we were planning to teach… More

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Jun 6 2018 God Has Been Faithful

Thailand Team Member

"My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing. If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and… More

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Jun 3 2018 Team Arrives in Bangkok, Thailand!

Thailand Team Member

“The next time you’re tempted to boast, just say under your breath, ‘It’s not about me.’ Say it a dozen times a day. Say it when you wake up and go to sleep. When we keep track of the good we’ve done or love people with an agenda, it’s no longer love; it’s just a bunch of tickets. We can either keep… More

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