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SMT Spain/Portugal – Update #5

Hola amigos! This week we spent our time at the Alicante Corps and the Madrid Central Corps. In Alicante, we helped with music workshops, street evangelism and did manual labor in the morning. By night, we supported the choir and led open airs. At the Madrid Central Corps we were responsible for leading VBS. Alicante’s…

SMT Costa Rica – Update #5

Week 5 in Costa Rica is sadly coming to a close. We have had an amazing and spirit- filled week. On Monday we were able to spend time together as a team at a local water park. Tuesday we had the privilege to visit the college for officer training here in Costa Rica. It was…

SMT Japan – Update #4

This week we were blessed with many events. On Wednesday we returned to Yokohama corps, where we were able to lead a bible study, then we played ping pong with the kids from the corps, and handed out fans at the Yokohama train station. It is such a blessing to be able to interact with…

SMT CAST – Report #3

CAST-Day Camp Edition Sunday: July 1st, CAST led the Sunday Service at the Fulton Heights Citadel Corps, doing small pieces from their show, “Just The Way You Are”. “I was intrigued to see what my Corps’ responses to a creative arts service would be, since we’ve never actually had dance in a Sunday service before”,…

SMT Spain/Portugal – Update #4

Hola amigos! Our week of music camp (and first week in Spain) has come to a close. By far, this was the most challenging week we had so far because of the fact that the amount of rest time we had was cut to a minimum. We were all stretched in more ways than one,…

SMT Costa Rica – Update #4

This week was our first VBS of the summer. Our team was given the task to lead the Bible classes and games. We talked about spiritual conquerors and how the key factor was obeying God. We are so blessed that around 70 kids showed up to VBS each day, surpassing the expectation. On family night…

SMT CAST – Update #2

The team had an amazing opportunity to spend a week at Eastern Michigan’s Divisional music camp. Two of our team members, Nikki and Erin, assisted with a mass choir called Camp Chorus, under the direction of special guest Aaron Harris. Sandy co-led the very first Drama major track and assisted with the camp’s Jesus Theater…

SMT Central – Update #3

Black Hills! Two weeks ago we arrived in the pouring rain to the Black Hills Camp in South Dakota. When the sun came out we were amazed at how beautiful this part of the country is! On Sunday we went to the Rapid City Corps, helping with Sunday School and Jr. Church. Then our team…

SMT Japan – Update #3

To begin our week we were at the Uneo Corps on Tuesday were we got to help prepare and set up for the Bazar (Thrift Store). Then later we passed our flyer and promoted for the Bazar. Tuesday night we helped teach an English class at the Koto Corps where we had a big age…

SMT Spain/Portugal – Update #3

Bom Día Alegría! This third week we had the opportunity to help and observe the ministries here in Lisbon. Please, continue to pray for our team’s mental, spiritual, and physical health. This week was rather more emotionally taxing than physically compared to last week. The only major physical work we found ourselves doing was reorganizing…