Summer Mission Team

SMT Hungary – Update #1

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We have had quite the adventure so far! Delayed flights, missed connections, and an early morning arrival to Hungary definitely kept us on our toes. But we made it safely and were able to jump right into the swing of things. Our first week was spent in Miskolc, a city two hours outside Budapest. We…

SMT Mexico – Update #1

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We arrived to Mexico City around 10 pm on Monday night and were received by Captain Margarita, Captain Suli, and Omar. They drove us to Plaza Garibaldi, a well-known Mariachi neighborhood and our home base for the rest of the summer. For the first week, our team consisted of seven members because we were lucky…

SMT Kenya – Update #1

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It has been a great first week here in Kenya! We arrived late last Tuesday night in Nairobi, and have been going nonstop since. We have spent several of our days working with various schools including two nursery schools and a 1-8 school in the Nairobi and Eastlands divisions. The love and joy that can…

SMT CAST – Update #1

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The Creative Arts Service Team, or CAST, hit the ground running the moment we returned to THQ from Commissioning weekend. While the other teams were preparing to depart for their location, CAST began rehearsing immediately. We have been working on a choreo-drama titled “Jesus Theatre: Balloons.” It shows a creative and fun view of the…

Second Quarter Newsletter 2016

In this issue of the newsletter you can read about: Self-Denial Transforms: Congregations Sponsorship Spotlight on Bangladesh Regeneration Missions Project for Variety Village Check it out!

Summer Mission Team 2016

The World Missions Department is pleased to announce the 2016 Summer Teams!  Is this your year to apply?

5 Lessons from Summer Mission Team 2015

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This summer 28 young adults formed 5 Summer Mission Teams which served alongside local Salvation Army officers and soldiers in the Bahamas, Haiti, Hungary, Kenya, and our own USA Central Territory.  The team members have now returned home, eternally impacted by the people they met and the experiences they have had.  Here are five ways…

SMT Kenya – Update #5 (FINAL)

Jambo, Team Kenya spent yesterday at the Kibera Nursery School and Kenya East THQ. We were able to visit three nursery classes and teach them songs. At THQ we had a debriefing and farewell meeting with the TC. Last night we were surprised with a farewell party thrown by the families of the Park Road…

CAST Update #4 (FINAL)

Hey! It’s CAST again. This past week was definitely a unique experience. We spent it at the South Bend Kroc Center. We stayed at the quarters where the amazing summer cadets, Ross and Tricia Anderson, are staying. We couldn’t have asked for better hosts! They were so welcoming, and were basically part of the team…

SMT Hungary Update #5 (FINAL)

Szia, (hello)  This week in Hungary we are back in Budapest for our final kids camp. We spent our time at the Józsefváros corps playing soccer, volleyball, big group games, indoor games and water games. We taught the kids about Christ in our daily Bible studies and songs plus two of our teammates spent their…