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Summer Service Trips


Every year when I embark on the possibility of another service trip, I fear the questions and responses I get from a plethora of personalities in the church.  Don't get me wrong, there is support; however critical remarks and imposing questions are also in the mix.  Andrew Root, the professor of Youth Ministry at Luther Seminary in Denver, CO submitted this article which might help assist in answering some of the questions that are stirring around.  

Tourists or Missionaries by Andrew Root