Celebrate Peace!

“Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace”… St. Francis of Assisi Today we celebrate the International Day of Peace. A day of cease fire and non-violence! A day to make peace where there is strife! A day to choose love over hate and participate in world repair! As the International Day of Peace approached, […]

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Culinary Kids Camp

This summer one of our middle school World Changer Clubs led a camp for children at the Lee Walker Heights community center. The club had been learning about global challenges and decided to focus their service on nutrition education and hunger reduction in the Asheville area. They wanted to give children the opportunity to learn […]

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Love in Action

“It is part of God’s mission and purpose for his world to bring about wholeness, justice, good health, righteousness, peace and harmony and reconciliation. These are what belong to the kingdom of God and we are his partners to bring to pass all that God wants for his universe.”  -Desmond Tutu Over 1.6 billion people […]

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Heart of the Cross in the Dominican Republic

Our team of 21 is preparing to head to the Dominican Republic to partner with Crossroads, building houses and restoring hope! The news of the ongoing persecution of Haitians in the Dominican Republic has brought us great sadness. We pray to be Christ’s instruments of peace, love, restoration and compassion. We seek to exemplify the […]

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I had to say YES!

“Literacy is inseparable from opportunity, and opportunity is inseparable from freedom. The freedom promised by literacy is both freedom from – from ignorance, oppression and poverty and freedom to- to do new things, to make choices, to learn.” Koichiro Mastsuura, Director of the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization. Submitted by guest blogger, Lynda […]

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