Experience Mission Blog

Stories from the mission field of hope, love, and the life-changing impact of cross-cultural relationships rooted in Christ.

Voyageur: Video Dispatches from South Africa

During his team's 1-month South Africa trip, Cole created a series of videos giving an inside look at IMMERSION from his perspective.

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He Makes Our Hearts Nice

Apparently, I had to come all the way to Africa to grasp this idea, but for that I am so thankful.

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Groaning for Grace

God makes our scars shine and tell stories of His love. He is not disgusted with our pasts or limited by our current mistakes.

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What did you do in Africa?

I wish I could express in words the difference it makes when you become friends with someone and do life their way.

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Too Good for Words

I wish time would slow down so I could avoid the dreaded goodbyes for as long as possible. But as for right now I am soaking in every minute of beauty and heartbreak and taking in every lesson God is teaching me.

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Who Will You Become? — Drew's Story

It is my desire moving forward to continue to love those I can reach 'not in word or talk but in deed and in truth.'

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Goodness in the Land of the Living

I don't have to wait for the new heavens and the new earth to see the goodness of the Lord or the presence of His Kingdom—it is already here, waiting for me to look at it through a different window, in a different light, with open eyes and an open heart.

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Dreaming Big: Fundraising Advice From a Teammate

Julia has had a lot of success in her fundraising efforts and recently chatted with Experience Mission's staff to tell us more about the process, the struggles, and how God has shown up in big ways.

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Learning in Olievenhoutbosch

I learned how to be vulnerable. Specifically, that it's okay. We all have vulnerabilities, but it's allowing the Lord to use our weaknesses for His glory that makes the difference.

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A Small Part

I think it's easy for us to want to come into a place and fix it when in reality we are just a small part of what God is already doing.

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