Joyful Moments in Community

Team SE Asia

Written by Sophia — Interning Stateside with a business based in SE Asia that focuses on business training for young entrepreneurs 

What a week! I'm now back in State College, PA, but my time in Florida was truly a life-changing experience. I got to experience God's grace and gentleness in such different ways, and I'm thankful for that. It was hard to leave friends I made. The joy I experienced during orientation is something I want to bottle it all up and share it with my friends in PA! 

Our sessions in the morning would begin with stretching, a liturgy prayer, and a breath breath. For example...Breathe in: "The Lord is my shepherd." Breathe out: "I have all that I need."

Some of the most joyful moments for me were the ones where I got to spend time just getting to know people and feel like we were learning together. 

If I'm honest, writing this first week was hard. I didn't know what exactly to share, and now that I have a captive audience, I'm trying to not let that bring any pressure to "perform." Pre-field Orientation was filled with fun activities, so much learning, and new experiences that I am happy to share! 

I'm about to start my first week and I'm excited to see what this week of work looks like!

Please pray:

-For continued encouragement from the Lord and learning to hear His voice

-For continued provision

-For the other interns that they would stay safe and serve God by loving Him and loving others

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