It was a huge shock to everyone around me when I decided to become a missionary in 2016. Having come out of 6 years of deep addiction before entering 3 rehabs, I was the last person you’d expect to see at YWAM Tyler. I was totally living for myself, and thought I was the center of the universe back in May of 2015 before I entered my last rehab. I finally brought myself to a point of surrender...
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Did you know that your nose remembers things? Our sense of smell is closely linked with memory, probably more so than any of our other senses. The smell of freshly cut grass, for example, always brings back memories of my childhood and my endeavor to become a professional soccer player.
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It was the drug dealer. He was the reason dozens of cars were lined up in the middle of the street and around the block. Every Friday afternoon his customers would leave their cars running in the improvised drive-thru to run up the rickety staircase in the back alley. Dave Funke shook his head in disgust. He had seen the apartment where everyone went to score. All of the chaos just added to...
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I have seen firsthand in my life how God can make beauty from ashes. I have experienced joy for mourning in a real and powerful way!
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Have you ever noticed worship songs, at least the good ones, use superlatives within the lyrics like "all nations," or "You're the supreme God," or "most beautiful." It's the kind of language we usually don't use in our everyday conversations? [video 3:12]
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The unexpected happened with a family attending our Family Discipleship Training School; what a testimony of God's faithfulness! [4:18 video]
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Fear can be so debilitating in our lives, but it doesn't have to be. If you're struggling with some type of fear in your life -- fear of failing, fear of deep relationships, or fear of the unknown, there is is hope. God loves you. Watch this short message from Nate Evans [1:12 video]
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In April 2019, the Multicultural Discipleship Training School began training missionaries from 7 different nations. All packed into one program! After 12+ weeks of diving deep into their faith and 2 months of sharing Jesus to rest of the world, the school celebrated all that God had done. Read how God has transformed one of those students from Brazil. (English/Portuguese Translation)
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Hi! I'm Jacqueline from Tennessee. As an American I've been asked,  "Why the Multicultural Discipleship Training School?
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Have you ever entered an event or season of life with a certain expectation and left it with the complete opposite result of that former belief? 
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