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03 – missional living

Missing L.A. but Trusting God Here

As I sit here in Missions class, listening to Cecie’s lullaby by Steffany Gretzinger for the fifth time today, I realize that I still feel the huge void and relentless emptiness that I’ve felt since the day I got back from L.A.. It doesn’t seem to go away, no matter …

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A Note For The Crew

I have some encouragement for our crew. M10. We are home, and from the conversations I have had with a few of you over these past two days, being home isn’t really where we want to be. At this point there are probably so many emotions, thoughts and questions running …

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A Peaceful Wrestle.

Home from home. I sat on the airplane from Vancouver to Edmonton looking out the window at the sunset and then dark sky. I sat with my knees crunched up in my seat, and coffee in my hand as tears dripped down these cheeks. God’s beauty fills me with awe. …

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Before We Land…

Hey parent team, We are settled in at the airport and awaiting our flight time at 2pm.  The kids are in great spirits but are somewhat tired. It’s has been an incredible experience, and you should be so incredibly proud of your kids. They have served hard, loved deeply and …

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Is Failure Ministry? (Maddie)

Part of the reason I knew this trip was going to be a good experience was because I would be put in new situations that would be far out of my comfort zone. Talking to people would be included in ‘dangerous’ situations for me. We were serving a meal at …

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SURPRISE! Encouragement! (Liana)

At 5:00AM on April 1st I hesitantly dragged myself out of bed to go work in the kitchen. The past two days had been really discouraging for me because I (along with most of our team) was tired. We went to being separated in our hotel rooms to crammed into …

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Love or Patience?

I thought that going into this week that we were coming to build a passion for serving homeless people. It wasn’t too long before we were on skid row handing out bagged lunches and meeting colourful characters before I learnt that this trip was about love. I was so excited …

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Hey M10, some encouragement for you

Hey guys, I wanted to leave you guys with something, so hopefully you see it here. This won’t will be relevant for all you, so bear with me. I know some of you are having incredible experiences. Watching God move like you never have before. Seeing His love in action. …

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I’m so lost, but so found (Jonah T)

I’m blessed to see so much knowledge, so much wisdom, so many smart experienced people. I’ve learned so much, been supported by others but when the time for decisions comes I still struggle. I still make decisions that I regret, and recently I’ve been looking over my life and I’m …

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Cardboard Boxes & Home (Jess T)

What is it like to come back a second time to a place that you learnt to call home, but with a completely different crew? What is is like to come back to a home without most of your family? Well. It’s be an adventure, and God has taught me …

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