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Jamaica: Veritas: In Their Own Words–Spring Break 2017

Veritas 2017 Spring Break Team took a huge group of college students to Harmons, Jamaica where they served with Won By One.

Alex Gray, Veritas Staff, provides this guest post with student interviews and photos taken during their trip.

  • How did you see God at work during your week in Harmons, Jamaica?
  • How did God grow your faith through this experience?
  • What was one of your favorite parts about your time there?

Newsomes in Nagoya, Japan

img_2491Wayne and Amy Newsome serve with Mission to The World (MTW) at Nisshin Christ Church (NCC) in Nagoya, Japan. They have been serving with MTW in Japan for 27 years. They are long-term ministry partners of The Crossing. The Veritas Project Japan team journeys to Nagoya to partner with the NCC ministry team each summer.

History of Connection to Veritas:
The Newsomes describe how the partnership with Veritas came about:

In Their Own Words: Veritas Project Japan 2016

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Thank you to everyone who made Project Japan 2016 possible!

For the 6th summer, Veritas students joined the Nisshin Christ Church (NCC) missionary team in Nagoya for Project Japan. They left on June 1st and returned July 27th. Here’s the story of their summer.

The Team enjoyed building friendships with Japanese college students during a Mongolian camping adventure:

Project Japan 2016: In Their Own Words:

  • What being on summer mission meant to their spiritual lives.
  • How their faith grew.
  • How they saw God at work in their teammates’ lives.
  • How they saw God at work in their Japanese friends’ lives.
  • What they found most rewarding about their summer.

Veritas Project Japan: Summer 2016 Team

 

Project Japan 2016 Team

Project Japan 2016 Team

For the past five years, The Crossing’s college ministry, Veritas, has partnered with Mission To the World’s church planting team in Nagoya, Japan. Each summer, Project Japan takes a group of Veritas college interns to Nagoya to help run the college ministry at Nisshin Christ Church (NCC) for the months of June and July. Here’s a video overview from Project Japan 2015.

This guest post about Project Japan 2016 is contributed by Alex Gray, a Veritas staff member, former NCC full-year mission intern, and leader for Project Japan 2016. Please consider financially supporting Project Japan 2016 (Place donation amount under Project Japan.)

 

Project Japan 2016: June 1st-July 27th

Mission Spotlight: Japan

japan-flagFor the past five years, The Crossing’s college ministry, Veritas, has partnered with Mission To the World’s church planting team in Nagoya, Japan. Each summer, Project Japan takes a group of Veritas college interns to Nagoya to help run the college ministry at Nisshin Christ Church (NCC) for the months of June and July. Here’s a video overview of Project Japan 2015.

The following overview of Japan and it’s culture is contributed by Alex Gray, a Veritas staff member, former NCC full-year mission intern, and leader for Project Japan 2016. Alex’s guest post next week will tell all about Project Japan 2016, including the team’s plans, challenges and prayer requests. Please consider financially supporting Project Japan 2016 (Place donation amount under Project Japan.)

Japan Overview: