Examining your reasons for signing up for a mission trip – whether you’re a leader or a student – is essential for preparing your heart for the trip and opening yourself to what God may have planned.
Rev. Amanda Bakale is the pastor of faith formation at Community CRC in Kitchener, Ontario. This former West Michigan girl loves her bi-national identity, her Canadian husband, and cheering for the Toronto Blue Jays in the midst of all her Detroit Tigers-lovin' friends and family.
Desert mothers, feminist theology, union with Christ, catching up on all the late 90s/early 2000s cult tv she missed as a rural farmer's kid, knitting, and perfecting her banana bread recipe.