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why service projects?

Our last bi-monthly service project was a blast! On Saturday, April 13th, the Kids On A Mission team arrived at the Fresno Rescue Mission’s thrift store bright and early to spend the morning and early afternoon volunteering in the store. We split up into teams and...

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favorite memories…

We asked a few of our students what their favorite memory with Kids On A Mission has been so far this year, and this is what they said.   “My favorite memory this year was doing the service project and making the Valentine cards!”~Madi“My favorite memory so far was...

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Public Speaking…

Public Speaking… two super scary words for most people. Statistics show that over 75% of the population is afraid to get onto a platform and speak in public. Isn’t that crazy? Honestly, for most of my life and still pretty much to this day, I am within the 75%... but,...

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how to be a leader where you are

We all have schedules. We go to church on Sundays, school or work on the weekdays. We may go to church again on Wednesday. Everyone we know is busy busy busy. We are always busy, and because of this, it doesn’t look like we have a ton of extra time in our day-to-day...

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You can be a leader NOW

Just because you weren't a leader in your past, doesn’t mean you can’t be one now. Also, learning from past leadership mistakes can help us prepare to be better leaders. I know that for me personally, I have had to learn how to be a good leader, one that people want...

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Healthy Habits

“Successful people are simply those with successful habits.” ~ Brian Tracy What are some habits you have? Are they good or bad? Healthy habits are important to our overall lifestyle. They can benefit you mentally, spiritually, and even physically! A healthy habit can...

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Service Projects 2019

This year, Kids On A Mission is hosting a service project every other month. There will be six fun opportunities this year to get out in the community, with projects including doing crafts with residents at nursing homes or working with Rescue the Children Community....

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Backpack Initiative- 2019

At the end of last year, the Backpack Team was unable to reach their goal for the year of $12,000 or 1,000 backpacks with school supplies. Instead, we were able to raise $8,292 to bless 691 kids. Don’t get me wrong, this is still incredible; however, for most of the...

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Clean Water Initiative 2019!

In most places in America, we have the ability to go to our sink at any given moment and fill our cups up with water.  We have clean water at our fingertips whenever we need it… but can you imagine living without that simple luxury? There are so many people...

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2019!

2019 is going to be big! Why you ask? Whats happening that is going to somehow make 2019 better than all the years before it? Nothing’s changing, not really. We aren’t all going to be suddenly rich this year. All our problems aren’t all going to suddenly be magically...

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January 9th, 2019

Over the past 11 days, the Costa Rica 2018-19 team has grown in more ways than I could ever begin to explain. We’ve made countless memories over the past week... we’ve laughed together, played games, explored airports, learned new songs in Spanish, lead groups with...

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January 8th, 2019

I am not really sure where to start the blog for today, so much happened.   First we started with our final VBS at the last church.  We arrived at 8:30am so that Brent would have enough time to head out into the community with our van and pick up kids that...

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