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Student.Go – Words from the World – Amy Beth Willis

This summer Student.Go personnel have served in 19 locations around the world. Emory University student, Amy Beth Willis, worked with CBF field personnel Greg and Sue Smith and LUCHA Ministries, serving among Latino immigrant families in the Fredericksburg, VA area.   This summer, I had the opportunity to work with and to mentor a wonderful … Continue reading

Justice and Peacemaking Ministries / Missions / Poverty & Transformation Ministries / Student.Go

Student.Go – Words from the World – Taylor Bell

This summer Student.Go personnel have served in 19 locations around the world. Samford University student, Taylor Bell, lived and worked  with the The Stewart Center serving  the Reynoldstown and Pittsburgh communities of Atlanta, GA.     I spent this past summer serving as a camp counselor at the Stewart Center in Atlanta, Georgia. My day … Continue reading

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Student.Go – Words from the World – Meg Lacy

This summer Student.Go personnel have served in 19 locations around the world. Candler School of Theology  student,  Meg Lacy, served with the Faith to Action Initiative, addressing the needs of orphaned and vulnerable children in sub-Saharan Africa and around the world. Working to create a Social Media platform for the Faith to Action Initiative, a … Continue reading

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Student.Go – Words from the World – Laura Koone

This summer Student.Go personnel have served in 19 locations around the world. Clemson University student, Laura Koone, served children and families in Brooklyn, NY with CBF field personnel Ronnie Adams and in partnership with the Greater Restoration Baptist Church of Brooklyn and Metro Baptist Church in Manhattan.      For the past 8 weeks I’ve been … Continue reading

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Student.Go – Words from the World – Bailey Durbin

This summer Student.Go personnel are serving in 19 locations around the world. William Jewell College student Bailey Durbin is living and working in Miami, FL with CBF field personnel Angel and Jason Pittman at Touching Miami with Love. I am daily blessed and humbled by the opportunity to work with and live among the children in Overtown.  … Continue reading

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Student.Go – Words from the World – Deborah Barnett

This summer Student.Go personnel are serving in 19 locations around the world. Central Illinois College student Deborah Barnett is living and working in Kenya with CBF field personnel Melody and Sam Harrell. This summer, I have served in several different parts of Kenya, both urban and rural, working on various development projects and spending time … Continue reading

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Student.Go – Words from the World – Chip Rotolo

This summer Student.Go personnel are serving in 19 locations around the world.  University of North Carolina student Chip Rotolo is living and working at the Center of Hope in Kampala, Uganda with CBF field personnel Jade and Shelah Acker.  Daily, I have the rare and very special opportunity of teaching, living, and learning among refugees from over ten … Continue reading

Internationals Ministries / Missions / Student.Go / Youth ministry

Servants among Friends: Reaffirming Dignity

DIGNITY – what do you hear when this word comes to mind?  For us, it takes on renewed meaning each summer when LUCHA Ministries refocuses our efforts on Latino youth outreach through PROJECT 3-D.   Latino youth, many from immigrant parents and/or who are immigrants themselves, hear repeatedly that they are “different from” (implying “not as … Continue reading

Missions / Poverty & Transformation Ministries / Student.Go

Reflections on 10 years of Student.Go – Joel Baucom

This is the twelfth in a series of blogs written by alumni of the Student.Go program.  This year Student.Go is celebrating 10 years of providing summer and semester missions service opportunities for college and graduate students in locations all over the world. This blog is written by Joel Baucom who served through Student.Go at Touching Miami with Love ministry center … Continue reading

Internationals Ministries / Missions / Student.Go

Reflections on 10 years of Student.Go – David Sistler

This is the eleventh in a series of blogs written by alumni of the Student.Go program.  This year Student.Go is celebrating 10 years of providing summer and semester missions service opportunities for college and graduate students in locations all over the world. This blog is written by David Sistler who served through Student.Go with international students in Los Angeles, CA during … Continue reading