18/11/19 DTS, YWAM

Why I Didn't Go To Uni

Finish high school, go to uni, get a job, get married, have kids, retire, and then of course, travel the world. Continue reading

27/07/16 DTS, Hope, Magazine, newbeginnings, YWAM

Courageous Hope

I was 18 when my mom was diagnosed with cancer. Two months after her diagnosis she passed away in November of 2012. Shocked and heartbroken, I began earnestly questioning God - Was it my fault? Could we have done something differently? Why take her and not me? Why put me through this? Why rip my. Continue reading

24/02/16 About, Magazine, Values, YWAM

The Foundational Values of YWAM

“These are the values of YWAM,” our school leader said, motioning to a short list in our handouts. It was a September day and here we were; a group of teens and twenty-somethings from all over the world, hungry to know God more, with no idea what to expect from the six months ahead of us. Continue reading

24/02/16 About, History, Magazine, YWAM

How it all Started

As an 18-year-old, I had no idea what I was doing going to Wollongong, Australia. I wanted to grow closer to God and had an urge for adventure. And so I found myself on a plane over the Pacific. Within hours of arriving, I was in a worship time with folks from all over the world, kicking of our. Continue reading

8/02/16 About, Adventure, Go, Great Commission, Magazine, Missions, YWAM

Going to all Nations

14 years ago, in the midst of a life buzzing with little children, full time jobs and being absolutely ‘head over heels’ in love with our local church service to God, we heard something new: a beckoning invitation to “Come with me. Come and see what I am doing”. God overwhelmed me with the. Continue reading