Today was our second last day of serving, and our last day of serving as two different groups. Tomorrow both of our teams will be returning to Bay Area Rescue Mission for the day. What's been so encouraging is to hear how the youth have been considering how these things that we're learning / doing … Continue reading DAY 6


DAY 4&5 – Group 2

Part 2! Our second group has been equally busy! Yesterday they spent the morning at Bay Area Rescue Mission and then went on a learning experience called 'City Search'. They were each given two dollars and were told that as a group they needed to find lunch and just 'be' in the city for four … Continue reading DAY 4&5 – Group 2


What a day! We had an awesome day serving at the first of our ministry sites. One of our groups spent time at the Saint Vincent Day Home where they had the opportunity to show love and care to a whole bunch of kids in the community. Later, that group was given an opportunity to … Continue reading DAY 3


Here we are at the end of our first full day! We're glad to have Cassie, Emmylou and Laurel along with us now as they safely arrived this afternoon. Some of you may know that today was scheduled to be our 'free' day. A day to relax and focus on spending some time together as … Continue reading DAY 2


It’s exciting to finally be on the trip. After months of planning, training, and fundraising, we’re (mostly) here, with the last three members of our team joining us tomorrow morning. Since 5:30am, we’ve driven in a school bus to Fargo, flown from Fargo to Denver (for some, their first flight ever), then Denver to San … Continue reading DAY 1


It’s easy to get lost in this season. For some, it’s busyness that’s the distraction—we bounce from family gathering to work party to a get together with friends to another family gathering. We spend more time figuring out how we can possibly make it to every event we’ve been invited to than we do reflecting … Continue reading Hope