Alan Yarborough

I am a volunteer with the Young Adult Service Corps of the Episcopal Church. I'm living and serving in Haiti for the next year, working in economic and leadership development as a development assistant in Cange. 

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Episcopal News Service Article on CASB

I've been through quite a blogging drought, but I think that just means things are advancing even faster at work with CASB.Check out the following Episcopal News Service article and video by Lynette Wilson on the revitalization program of the Centre d'Agriculture St. Barnabas where I work. Photo: Lynette Wilson/Episcopal News ... [Read More]
Alejandra Garcia-Gonzalez

Ale is serving in Costa Rica as the ESL (English as a Second Language) Coordinator at Hogar Escuela.

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Greetings from Costa Rica! The Growing Stations of a Relationship.

"Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails." -Proverbs 19:20-21 Hola amigos, Alejandra here!It has been almost two months since my arrival in San José, ... [Read More]
Andy Cameron

Andy is serving in the Mission to Seafarers in Hong Kong.

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New Beginnings in Myanmar

During the end of February, I had the opportunity to be a part of the opening of the Mission To Seafarers Yangon Seamen's Center in Myanmar.  A dedication service was held at the Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral followed by a celebratory lunch and a visit to the center. This was ... [Read More]
Andy Russell

Andy is serving with The Carpenter's Kids program in Dodoma, Tanzania.

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Time for a Food Post

One of the things that I have enjoyed the most about Tanzania is the food.  It's not that I'm some sort of culinary expert who can analyze and dissect the African and Indian influences that make of Tanzanian food.  It's just that the food tastes good, plain and simple!Here are ... [Read More]
Annie Jacob

Annie is serving in England.

Bryan Velez Garcia

Bryan is serving in Brazil in the Diocese of Rio de Janeiro.

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A Cidade Maravilhosa

Rio de Janiero, la ciudad maravillosa, así es conocida la famosa capital turista de Brasil. Por muchos años fue la capital de país como sede del gobierno federal antes que se construyera Brasilia y la sede fuera traslada allá.Realmente Rio de Janeiro es una ciudad maravillosa, tiene hermosas playas, bosques, ... [Read More]
Carlin Van Schaik

My name is Carlin Van Schaik and I will be spending this year serving as a missionary through the Young Adult Service Corps of this Episcopal Church.I will working in Leyte in the Philippines with the Episcopal Church of the Philippines.

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Stop Global Warming, Support Global Worming

I haven’t met a single Filipino that doesn’t believe in global warming. I haven’t met a single Filipino that doesn’t believe that human activity is directly responsible for aspects of this climate change. This is not a phenomenon limited to highly educated areas of the ... [Read More]
Catherine Belous

Catherine is  serving in the northern Philippines working withe E-CARE.

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Three cheers for Natural Farming Systems

       One of E-CARE’s goals is to help communities be more environmentally friendly. E-CARE has their own agriculturalist to help communities learn and train on how this can best be done. A few weeks ago I went with Charlotte, E-CARE’s agriculturalist, and Laiyan, the project officer, on a ... [Read More]
Charles Graves IV

Charles is serving at St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Joel Nafuma Refugee Center in Rome, Italy.

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Youth Across Europe!

Last Week, St. Paul's had the great pleasure to welcome more than twenty teenagers from fellow parishes across the Convocation of Episcopal Churches In Europe. The occasion was Youth Across Europe 2016, the annual conference of young people 13-19 years old from across our sister parishes ... [Read More]
Charlotte File

Serving in the Diocese of Yokohama, Japan, Charlotte is an education and international exchange program assistant at the Kiyosato Educational Experiment Project, Kiyosato.

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Hakushu Distillery Tour

     I wanted to post about one of the last things I get to do before I head home. There is a whiskey distillery, the Hakushu Distillery of Suntory, quite near to where I live, with the mountain nearby providing good water for the process. They give free tours of ... [Read More]