Meet Shannon O'Brien: she spent a summer serving and learned that there is joy in serving and seeking to do everything for the excellence of God. What led you to decide to commit to a summer church internship? While in college all of my summers have been spent in Michigan as a... Continue Reading →
MEET MACKENNA SIMPSON: with a desire to see God at work and be a light for Him, she helped lead an event to create unity in her community and raise funds for a local organization that benefits battered women and children. What led to the creation of the Jesus Generation? The... Continue Reading →
MEET MADI EDGAR: she had a desire to go, overcame her hesitations, and found her life forever changed. What led you to want to go to Africa with Wide Awake Ministries? An international mission trip had always been something I had dreamed of, but I never thought it would be something that... Continue Reading →
MEET KERSTIN NEW: a trip to Thailand changed her perspective on serving, loving, and living well. How did saying yes to your mission trip stretch your comfort zone? This past summer I spent two months in Bangkok, Thailand teaching English to people ranging from ages 4 to 72. It was most definitely... Continue Reading →
Meet Taylor Paslay: she and her husband applied for our #ADOPTWITHFTN, won the contest, and found their adoption fully funded! How did you hear about the #ADOPTWITHFTN contest, and what led you to apply? Our friends had entered the year prior and wound up coming in second place! They had received... Continue Reading →
New year, new chance to make a difference-- and we'd love to help!
Meet Chloe Hubbard: a girl who is using her gifts and her platform to make a difference in the lives of children in need. What led you to want to compete in the Miss Music City pageant? My mom influenced me to compete in pageants, mainly because my older sister did.... Continue Reading →
Meet MaKayla Sabo: she found her way to Ghana and left with her heart forever changed. How did the Lord make a way for you to serve in Ghana? “But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. Matthew 6:33.” This verse is... Continue Reading →