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Jul 13 2017 Team Ukraine Starts Camp

Grace - Team Ukraine

Being here is so much different than I expected. When we first arrived at the orphanage, the kids surrounded the vans we arrived in, all with smiles on their faces. I thought to myself, “We’re finally here” and I continued to tell myself that until it finally sunk in. The first day, I felt like… More

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Jul 13 2017 Team Ukraine's Arrival

Team Ukraine

Well we made it! We are finally in Ukraine. More than 24 hours after leaving LAX, we are rested and ready to take on what this trip has in store. Our hosts are very gracious, providing us with Cocoa Puffs, coffee and sandwiches, while teaching us a little bit of Russian. We’ll have the day to check… More

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Jul 11 2017 Experiences for Team India

Team India

Our third day in India was marked with a special opportunity to visit a school for students interested in learning English. We found this an exciting chance to preview some of the work we will be doing this next week. The leaders founded this school with the vision that teaching English creates… More

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Jul 11 2017 Team Costa Rica Arrives

Megan - Costa Rica Team

Hello guys! This is Megan from Costa Rica. So, this is my third day here and I can tell you I have been filled with many different emotions. First off, my host family is amazing. The language barrier is definitely something that is hard for me. After arriving here it was a difficult adjustment for… More

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Jul 6 2017 Team India Arrives

Team India

Dear Well Family, If you’ve ever walked into a bathroom after the hot shower has been running, you may understand the kind of humidity you crash into while leaving the New Delhi airport. After leaving the morning of Monday, July 3, we arrived in New Delhi late on Tuesday, July 4. Happy to be off… More

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May 9 2017 PJ's Journey

The Well Video Team

PJ Lewis goes overseas for the first time. Watch his journey on an Exposure Trip to Guinea-Bissau with WAVS (West African Vocational Schools). More

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May 2 2017 Our Global Missions Partners

The Well Video Team

We have chosen to make investments of time, money, people and other resources in 3 global organizations we believe in: Students International (SI) in Costa Rica, West African Vocational Schools (WAVS) in West Africa, and the Integrated Tribal Development Program (ITDP) in Thailand. More

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Apr 25 2017 Time for an Awakening II

The Well Video Team

What could Christ do through you - if you let Him? Short-term Exposure Trips are meant to move people to action as they interact with global poverty and learn God's heart for the entire world. Prayerfully consider what it might look like for you to go on an Exposure Trip. More

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Feb 14 2017 Different Parts, But One Body

PJ Lewis

So much different and so much the same! That’s what I experienced in the worship gathering this morning in Canchungo, Guinea-Bissau. We arrived around 10am to sing, with one simple drum being handed around to people to play from their seats. Everyone rhythmically clapped as worship songs were sung… More

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Feb 13 2017 Reflections from Guinea-Bissau

Mallory Mueller

Hello from Canchungo! It is a different life here in Africa. Even though we are on the other side of the world, we are not so different from one another. Genesis tells us God made us in His image. No matter who we are with, we must recognize others as fellow image bearers. As I read Genesis 1:26-31… More

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