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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Change but not Changing: A Ferguson Challenge

The other day, I came across a two-frame comic. In the first frame is a politician like figure standing at a podium in front of a happy crowd of people each with one hand raised as the politician asks, "Who wants change?"In the second frame, it's the same scene, but ... [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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I apologize for the lack of posts recently. I've been trying to decide the voice I want to take with this blog and how I want to share my experiences in Hong Kong with you all. I intend to focus on the different aspects of seafaring and my work here ... [Read More]
Andy Russell

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

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The Present is a Gift, That's Why They Call it the Present!

Well folks it’s a little hard to believe but I, Andy Russell, am no longer really a stranger to this place called Dodoma.  To be sure, I don’t know everything about Dodoma, not even close.  But I know the compound where I live, my walk to work, the CK office, ... [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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Una vida de entrega cristiana

Por: Bryan Vélez García- Trinity Way Missionary InternLa vida de un misionero cristiano es una dinámica, sacrificada, de acompañamiento y sobre todo de amor, fe y justicia para todos los seres humanos. Como cristianos estamos llamados a estar inmersos en la vida de los pobres y los oprimidos de nuestras ... [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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Mountain Views

What a joy it has been to be in the Philippines! In my time here I have had the opportunity to see so much of Luzon. I’ve been working ... [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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The Walls

Today I had the pleasure to write this week's edition of The Epistle, the weekly letter from St. Paul's Within the Walls to our congregation and supporters near and far. The following is my reflection on this week's Gospel readings and the life of this wonderful parish. "As Jesus came out ... [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]