Life-change Stories

Jesus is changing lives every day through people just like you on Group Mission Trips.
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10Jan

How Leaving Home for Mission Trips Helps Me Love My Neighbor

I know some in the youth ministry world are against short term mission projects. They say things like "the people don’t need your help," or "if you don’t have a long term relationship nothing really changes." "Going to some far off place is nice, but you have needs in your community that should be served first." I have a different view on these types of trips...

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27Jul

Jesus Meets Students in Wayne County, NY

This was my first mission trip, even as now a youth pastor, and I got to spend it at Week of Hope in Wayne County, NY. I was so blessed by the presence of God the whole time...

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12Jul

Lives Changed, Hearts Opened

I'm a youth worker from Iowa and recently brought my students to Week of Hope in Grand Rapids, MI. We had one student come who really has never engaged in her faith but always comes to youth group.

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28Jun

What Group Mission Trips Means

Each year that I have attended a Week of Hope camp it always ends the same, a changed life or lives in our youth group. This year is no different! As we traveled to Grand Rapids, I prayed the camp would be as good as Kenosha last year...

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