The Gold Coast Nate Mavis has been serving our base heartily for the last 7 years. He is currently transitioning into a new season outside of YWAM and I’ve asked him a couple questions about the Gold Coast. What is your favorite place on the Gold Coast and why? My favorite place on the Gold
Surrender “I surrender all to You” “Take control of my life..” “Not my will but YOURS be done” – Luke 22: 49 – How many times are we praying, singing or proclaiming those words but are we living them out? I mean are we still worrying or stressing out, aren’t we missing the point here?
Make God Known This is YWAM’s second value. “YWAM is called to make God known throughout the whole world, and into every arena of society through evangelism, training and mercy ministries. We believe that salvation of souls should result in the transformation of societies, thus obeying Jesus’ command to make disciples of all nations. “ Why should we make God known? I grew
Walk with God God gives us freedom which allows us to make our own decisions, to choose what we want. We choose whether we walk through life holding God’s’ hand or not. I believe that walking with God is the key to freedom. How have you experienced freedom in your life? Unfortunately, I’ve experienced life without God meaning, I
Identity What is Identity? What is so important about this subject? Identity, the collection of thoughts and beliefs of one’s self that are deemed worthy as what distinguishes us as a human. So what is it you believe about yourself as to who you are? It is very important to understand what we find our identity
UNDERSTANDING vs. TRUSTING Hello! I sit here in Canada to write out some more thoughts to my fellow readers. I was expecting I would be back in Australia by now, but due to delays with the acceptance of my newest visa, here in Canada I remain for the time being. I have found myself easily
Know God This is YWAM’s first value. YWAM is committed to know God, His nature, His character and His ways. We seek to reflect who He is in every aspect of our lives and ministry. The automatic overflow of knowing and enjoying fellowship with God is a desire to share Him with others. What does
Home Home has always been one single place for me, the same place for 18 years. It came complete with a big yard, plenty of forests, & filled with people who share the same DNA as me. It only began to change shape when I first moved to college, then to another, & now across the world.
Set Them Free I have made a decision to live my beliefs, wild and free; slowly and deeply connected to my God and my people. And I will free others to do the same whether their beliefs are the same as mine or not. A while ago I stood outside Elianna’s elementary school handing out