Travel and Toilets

Our Sri Lanka service team traveled over 1100 miles throughout the country as we served alongside our partners United Christian Fellowship. You can only imagine that with that much travel bathroom breaks were frequent. However, many communities in Sri Lanka lack access to toilets, creating health and safety issues in affected communities. One area where […]

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Unbreakable community!

“We believe that a worldview bound by borders is outdated and that stopping injustice anywhere is the responsibility of humanity everywhere.” -Invisible Children Guest blogger, Candida Alas-Ortega, student, Asheville High School I just want to start off by thanking you for this opportunity as it was truly a blessing to be able to experience something […]

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Perspective shift!

“The place God calls you to is where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.”  Frederick Buechner Guest blogger: Zoe Cecil, Asheville High School sophomore  The experience of traveling outside the US alongside a group of strangers was somewhat terrifying, but I have never before come away from any sort of travel with such […]

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Leading with Vision!

“There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark.” Helen Keller This summer Serve to Lead will kick off our Global Leadership Academy! In partnership with GBI Crossroads, this multi week  leadership and service program invites students to directly connect with communities abroad […]

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