Stories about mission trips

johnny coco and the rockstar life.

It is in Him that we live and move and keep on living. Acts 17:28 (new life)   I love this guy. He flew across the ocean last summer...

smiles and waves and nods.

  It happens every time I travel to an unfamiliar place.  Sitting in a van or a car or a bus, I find myself staring out the window –...

incognito.

    More often than not, Jesus comes to us incognito. ~Ian Cron I still remember it. The first trip. The first day. The first orphanage. The first face....

diary from the journey: monday

There is a ritual that takes place every night of every mission trip. While to those who receive an email it looks like a mere update, to me it’s...

pamela and the shy smile.

She’s the new girl. And it’s a brand new world for her, being in such a safe place. You can see it in her eyes as they dart from...

saying hello. saying goodbye.

The room is dark, save for the glow of the laptop that is now perched carefully on top of the covers in the bed. Sleep came but left quickly,...