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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U.S. Tour Part 2

For most of April, I was back in the U.S. visiting churches around the Dioceses of Upper South Carolina and in Western North Carolina. The visits are going very well once again, and I thoroughly enjoy representing this relationship of the Episcopal Church between the Carolinas and Cange.For this post ... [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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Eco Bricks

The Episcopal Diocese of Northern Luzon and the Episcopal Church in the Philippines have been working towards sustainable development and self-supporting congregations. In February 2014, the delegates from EDNL’s Central Deanery met. The host congregation, St. Alphege, appealed to the delegates for assistance in constructing a new chapel. The ... [Read More]
Carolyn Hockey

This year, with the support of friends, family, and my church communities, I am participating in the Young Adult Service Corps in Bujumbura, Burundi! Follow my ramblings about it here.

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On the Road Again...

Hello! Sorry again for the long break between posts. I am loving living at the monastery and working at the school and for Reading Camp Grahamstown. The monks have been such a support for me throughout my time here. I am so glad to have lived in this community. I have also ... [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]
David Holton

David is teaching at Easter College in Baguio City in the Diocese of North Central Philippines.

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The Garden

Hello from Baguio! I’ve now been here for 8 months, and frankly it feels strange. My Ilocano is still in what I would call the “talking dog” stage, which is to say that people are surprised and delighted by my attempts, but I can’t carry on a conversation. Still I’ve ... [Read More]
Fred Addy

Fred is serving with the Hogar Escuela in Heredia, in the Diocese of Costa Rica.

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DIOS BENDICE TU TRABAJO

A medida que ha avanzado mi estancia misionera en la Iglesia Española Reformada Episcopal, me he visto expuesto a superar miedos pero sobretodo a entender que Dios bendice mi trabajo, sin importar cual sea.En momentos sentí que no tenia sentido mi viaje misionero, pues al no tener asignación fija pensé ... [Read More]
 
Hannah Perls

Serving in the Diocese of El Salvador, Hannah is the assistant to the executive director of Fundacion Cristosal, San Salvador.

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Ya meet some pretty unassumin' people...

It hit me, walking through the Jacksonville airport at 1:30am this morning, that everything started there. 2 years ago. That's where I met my fellow YASCers for the first time, one by one, as we all arrived for this mysterious thing called discernment. I'm in Florida now for the Consortium ... [Read More]
Joel Martinez

Después de un largo proceso de visado y de tantas pruebas y dificultades, al fin ya estoy en España como misionero de YASC. Doy gracias a Dios y a las personas que me eligieron para cumplir esta grata misión.

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DIOS BENDICE TU TRABAJO

A medida que ha avanzado mi estancia misionera en la Iglesia Española Reformada Episcopal, me he visto expuesto a superar miedos pero sobretodo a entender que Dios bendice mi trabajo, sin importar cual sea.En momentos sentí que no tenia sentido mi viaje misionero, pues al no tener asignación fija pensé ... [Read More]
Joey Anderson

Joey is serving at the Asian Rural Institute in Japan.

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Postcards, Gin, and Japanese People Taking Photos With Me: A regular night in Nasushiobara

Despite the lack of space, there is something completely satisfying about writing a post card. My laptop is broken, so it does not accept my iPhone camera (and hasn't for some time), but I rummaged through a free box on the farm tonight and found some choice items that I ... [Read More]
Justin Davis

Justin is serving with the Mission to Seafarers in Hong Kong.

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Thanksgiving and Advent are EAR

Hey Y’all,Greetings from Hong Kong.  Sorry it has been so long since my last update.  The past month has been very busy to say the least!  A few weeks back we had a conference here in Hong Kong for the East Asia Region of the Mission to Sea Farers (we ... [Read More]

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