WHAT DREW ME TO DO A SBS?

After giving my life to God I was filled with a desire to know Him more. I had done a DTS and I knew that I desperately longed to continue going after God. I had started to experience who He is and learning about Him, but that was just the beginning. I had only scratched the […]

WHY I DIDN’T WANT TO DIE FOR JESUS

I was not one of those Sunday school kids that felt “called” to be a missionary in Africa. I read the Matthew 28:19 about “going” to the nations, but I just thought that was for special christians who were hyper spiritual and crazy fearless. I could never imagine myself being like that. I read Foxe’s Book […]

WHEN WORSHIP BECAME A PLACE I CALL HOME

Worshipping God is something my family always did as I was growing up. There is just something about music that has always captured my imagination and emotions. My brothers, sister, my cousins and myself would sing together just for fun of it because we enjoyed the harmonies. But I never really understood worship when I […]

6 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE FUNDRAISING FOR MISSIONS.

When I submitted my application to come and do a Discipleship Training School with YWAM I didn’t have money I needed to come for the school. I didn’t have a savings fund with half the money, I had nothing. I was going to need to fundraise it all. Not only that, I needed to raise […]

YOU DON’T NEED TO BE “CALLED” TO GO.

I have struggled with the idea of “calling” for a long time. “Calling” was a rather mysterious thing to me. People seemed to be “called” in the Bible very specifically and almost easily. God shows up, gives a dramatic life calling with some specific instructions and promises, and then crazy things happen. Abraham, Isaac, Moses […]

WHY I DECIDED TO DO A DTS?

I was eighteen. I was about to graduate high school. And I had no idea what I wanted to do next. I was taking all these huge tests to get into college, sending in applications and visiting places trying to decide what the next chapter of my life should look like. There were so many […]

TOP 10 REASONS TO DO A DTS AT YWAM GRIMERUD

1. Community You will find lifetime best friends. DTS is seriously the best place to connect deeply with great people. 2. Snow If you love snow, skiing and cold weather, we have lots of it starting from October to April. You’ll need wool underwear though and good pair of winter boots! 3. Leadership Our leadership […]