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St. Croix - Mr. Mom

What follows is a blog post by Cory regarding his time while I was away at NIKO

Arrival – As our family arrived in St Croix we were met by one of the YWAM staff Raymond, we arrived at the base and Raymond showed us to our living quarters.   1,660 more words

St. Croix - NIKO

A few weeks prior to leaving for St. Croix, we were informed that our first week here, one of us would be helping staff the NIKO program and the other would be staying back at the base with the kids. 1,093 more words

Family Mission Trip - We made it!

We flew out of Portland Sunday night (January 30th) and traveled through the night catching glimpses of sleep when possible. We arrived in St. Croix about 17 hours later (4:30pm February 1st) 345 more words

Let's get busy

There are days when our haste to get things done distracts us and we stop looking for signs of the goodness of the Lord. There are times when our attitude overwhelms our faith and we forget who holds us in His hands. 181 more words


A Bus, A Dream, A Mission.

Few can argue with the need for transportation within youth ministry. It’s a staple of ministries large and small. Either a church car pools, rents vans, or if they have the means, takes their own bus or van. 461 more words


Learning to lean

Jesus said “…And why are you anxious about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.” 1,698 more words


Missions Isn't About Numbers

I am going on a missions trip to Costa Rica this summer.

In preparation for the trip, I did some research about the country, particularly how present (or absent) religion and the Gospel is. 265 more words