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A Tale of Two Volunteers: Willy and Sharon's Story

Once upon a time, a couple from Singapore connected with a community center in Uganda through a website based in America—ready to change the lives of hundreds of people in Africa.


Willy and Sharon Ong arrived at Kitega community centre on beautiful Saturday in June 2009.  The young couple spent about a month in the Ugandan village, doing everything from teaching and engineering to social work and organizational assistance.

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We <3 Volunteers!!

Volunteering has become somewhat of a phenomenon these days. Of all the fads to come - we say hooray to helping others. Our prayer though is that it transforms from a fad (temporary, fleeting, based on emotions) to a lifestyle (permanent, passion-driven).Read more

Bound to looms by poverty and fear, boys in India make a few men rich

Gargan, E.A. (1992, July 9). Bound to looms by poverty and fear, boys in India make a few men rich. The New York Times, A8.

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Street Children Live in Glue-Sniffing Haze

Weissert, W. (2000, July 23). Street Children Live in Glue-Sniffing Haze.The Boston Sunday Globe, p. A16.

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Hospitality of the spirit. Inside the Mission

Oraker, J. (1988, December). "Hospitality of the spirit. Inside the Mission." Colorado Springs, CO: Young Life. Reprinted with permission.

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Thesis. In a world permeated by hard sell, it seems naïve and unrealistic to think a person might find God if left alone. Rosy promises, threatening doom, subtle entrapment-these are the methods we're more familiar with when it comes to seeking converts.

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SOUTH AFRICAN YOUTH OVERVIEW

SOUTH AFRICAN YOUTH OVERVIEW
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