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Doing Something Crazy- Part 2

When the Fresno Rescue Mission contacted me saying that we had the opportunity to raise 75,000 dollars for a playground for less fortunate kids, the first thought that went through my head was, “That is a LOT of money!”.  This would be a huge goal, one that would take...

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Doing Something Crazy- Part 1

Sometimes it looks like God is calling us to do something a little crazy. Maybe it’s talking to the new kid at school, joining a new club, a new sport, or even going to a different country. What should we do? Proverbs 3:5-6 says, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart...

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Costa Rica 2019

As many of you probably already know, the country of Costa Rica has a huge place in my heart and is a big part of what Kids On A Mission is involved in as an organization.  For those of you who don’t know, KOAM has taken 2 teams to the city of Boca de Arenal the past...

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Shining Bright for Jesus

As Christians we are called to be a light to the world, but that isn’t always an easy thing to do. The thing is though, even if it’s really hard, it is something we as Christians are called to do. The world can be a dark place, and we have the opportunity and ability...

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we aren’t called to fit in

We live in a society where lying, gossiping, and not going to Church is acceptable. It can be SO hard to live as a light for Jesus because our human nature wants us to fit in with the crowd. We don’t want to be looked down upon or stand out too much because others...

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The Love of God

How does showing the love of God and striving to be like Jesus impact the world around us?   This is a fantastic question, one that I will attempt to answer promptly; however, before anything, it is important to understand what it means to love like Jesus. As I was...

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My Favorite Event

Kids On A Mission has many events… from fundraisers to initiative get-togethers to Costa Rica team meetings. All events that connect with Kids On A Mission’s purpose and vision.   One type of event that I love is our Initiative Get-Togethers. At these get-togethers,...

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Preston & Ethan interview

God calls us to ministry in action, so I decided to ask my friend how he has applied this in his own life. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- An interview with Ethan and Preston. ETHAN: So...

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Where does our courage come from?

Courage  When I first started Kids On A Mission, I was incredibly shy. Speaking in front of anyone was my biggest fear and doing anything that would include people looking at me was not something that I was about to do.  But, little did I know that starting a...

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Our Staff’s Fav Bible Verses

Hey everyone! This week we asked all of you on our social media what you wanted this week’s blog post to be... and the KOAM staff team’s favorite Bible verses won!  So here they are, each staff member’s favorite Bible verse!    Hey everyone, my name is Kaitlin and I’m...

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What God has been doing through KOAM

When I first started Kids On A Mission in 2008, I never in my wildest dreams would have imagined it to be like it is today. I wouldn’t have thought that so many people would have heard about it, or that so many people would have been blessed by this small organization...

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Our Water Initiative!

Huge things have been happening to the water team lately!    In May the water initiative got a brand new video that several Kids On A Mission kids stared in and were even interviewed for! At initiative meetings, the kids were able to come together to think of new...

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