Category: Missions

Our DNA as YWAM

We all know we have DNA. Just recently I was helping my eldest daughter do an experiment for school in which she was supposed to extract and show her DNA. It was quite fascinating I must say as I had never done this in…

Take a quick tour

Friends, after my last blog post I wanted to take you on a quick tour of our new location on the east side of San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica. Want more info on how you can come do a Discipleship Training School…

HOH across the globe

Did you know that Homes of Hope started out of San Diego baja in 1990 and has since spread out to many different countries around the globe. These last few days they have had their International Gathering in Montego Bay, Jamaica. They gather to…

Go and make disciples

Wow what an amazing week Marjolein had in YWAM El Salvador in the first week of this month of April. Being invited to speak in a Discipleship Training School is always a huge blessing, but also very humbling. Every day the Lord gave direction…

Quality education comes in a box

A few years ago in our mission an idea arose of bringing education to remote areas around the world. Since we are a Christian University with a focus on missions, the term coined was: “University in a box” – by our founder Loren Cunningham….

Another Uber driver heard me out

So according to my daughter, I preach to every Uber driver. “No way,” I told her I don’t, or do I? The next time I took a trip (in January) to the airport in an Uber, I caught myself sharing the depth of my…

A 20 year old word…

These past few days I was reminded of something very important…. In the beginning of 1999, twenty years ago, during these exact months, Giacomo and I were in Worcester South Africa with Youth With A Mission. We were participating in a Community Development School…