We stayed at the YMCA in the middle of Manhattan, something I never thought one could do. It is fun to stay at the YMCA... in Manhattan.
First is a reflection written by another YASC volunteer, Paul Daniels. He read this during one of our morning worships the first week of training. I encourage you to read it:
Second, I want to share a video that the staff showed us at training. It's a video that is sure to make you smile, and maybe tear up with happiness. To me, the video captures the power of presence, no matter where you are in the world. Presence, relationship, and love define the Episcopal perspective on being a missionary.
Be on the look out for more posts about YASC Training 2013 from Stony Point, New York.