Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Went On a Life-changing Mission Trip

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 27 People

    Mission Trip Story

    my mission trip was to go to an orphanage and love the children. we also went to a couple villages and washed and cut the hair of the locals. we gave testimonies.  we had devotions everyday. I gave my testimony for the first time, i was slain in the spirit and then i had a...
    kimmie74 kimmie74 31-35 Feb 5, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Rosebud, South Dakota

    Mission trips were nothing new to me when my youth minister told me we were going to South Dakota to work on an indian reservation for two weeks over the summer. I had been on many mission trips before, and nothing had prepared me for the suffering I encountered in Rosebud...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 22, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    But For Myself

    About three years ago I went on my own personal mission trip.  I found myself getting really depressed and withdrawn from the world and even my own family.  I was hiding something and I couldn't find the courage to say anything, not even to my twin brother who has...
    JimmyTheBull JimmyTheBull 18-21, M 4 Responses Jun 11, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My First Missions Trip

    http://tiny.cc/Ifgft
    Deb18 Deb18 41-45 Jul 12, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I really do. Life is great, full of wonder. It is gregarious, full of sorrow. Live is exciting, full of discoveries. It is mundane, full of redundancy. Life is beautiful, full of...
    stupendusdude stupendusdude 46-50 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My LSD trip and meet the old spirit. Super natural thing does exist I believe, really mind-opening. in March 22nd 2015. and I decided to do the shrooms tonight and see if I could...
    Yinghongxu Yinghongxu 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well I have been asked to share another adventure with you. So this one is my Put-In-Bay Ohio story. The year was 2012 and it was early summer and a friend in the ARMY national...
    tornsin tornsin 31-35, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I might of enjoyed them if I went with my mother, if not then going was really stressful. It was like this because I wanted to stay close with the kids I went on the bus with. If I...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T Mar 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This person made a large percent of my life 98% and a large percent of my heart, and I have lost this person. Three months later my life is in ruins I can't focus anymore I don't...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm new here so I figure I'll post about something I like. Taxi Driver is one of my all time favorites. When people think Scorsese they think Goodfellas and gangster flicks but...
    Shadowplay703 Shadowplay703 31-35, M Mar 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    To anyone struggling with letting go: Relationships with others are continually changing in life because the relationship we have with ourselves is either always changing and...
    ZZlmeleneyZZ ZZlmeleneyZZ 31-35, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm going to rant on for awhile, just a heads up. So today I was making cookies and listening to old music and just chilling when I heard my parents talking about buying plane...
    trismason trismason 13-15, F Mar 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I live in India. I am tired of living my life as per other people. India is not the most open places to live for unmarried women at 33 years. My bf of 4.5 years has lost everything...
    Ptahswati Ptahswati 31-35, F Mar 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I sure do and it was cool but life with the Internet is amazing .. It's good and bad sure but it all in how you spend your time on the Internet .. It can make you feel close to...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was on a school trip to Germany for a week in year 8. It was the end of the second day and it was getting dark. We went back to our dorms. There was 3 of us in our dorm. My...
    awesomegirl124 awesomegirl124 18-21, F Mar 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate when my girl is sad. I always keep changing plans on her.. I do it all the time and it's not fair for her. But things always come up. I try my best. I brake her heart too...
    josh221992 josh221992 22-25, M Mar 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    After having anxiety and panic attacks for about 12-13 years, a couple years ago I decided I was going to drive cross country to my home state/town. Even with all the snide...
    justme5079 justme5079 36-40, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People are merely a bunch of atoms and cells that replicate a pattern over and over again to form this body called you. But you are not the same you tomorrow as you are now. In 7...
    R0GUE R0GUE 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This was about two years ago. I had been to n-ude beaches, mostly in Florida, but had never been to a clothing optional resort because as a young male I figured I'd might be...
    thebestyoucan thebestyoucan 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think I know now how my life is going to end. If all my fears are starting to be reality then really there's only one way how my life is going to end and it's eventual it makes...
    PiecingMeBackTogether PiecingMeBackTogether 18-21 4 Responses Mar 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    One day....something just clicked. That is beginning of the next chapter in my life. Major changes are not possible right now, so I am changing what I can. Realizing that there...
    Hugmybear Hugmybear 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I had a bad trip after trying a cannabis oil pill. My boyfriend and I were on our way to a festival when we both took a cannabis oil pill for the first time. I heard it chills you...
    utdredangel utdredangel 22-25, F Mar 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life is always changing. No matter how you try to keep it stagnant, it will evolve. I realize that life is about finding the beauty and lesson in all things.
    Outmyshell Outmyshell 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    By living life with awareness you will change the way you communicate in your relationships. You will no longer express yourself through the emotional reactions that come from...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm trying to to change but these old habits die hard. I swear to god I want better life for myself. Been starting to take little steps . Honestly I am scared and use to doing what...
    ShaneStoner ShaneStoner 22-25, M Mar 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Currently I work for a company known as Cargill. I work as a heavy equipment operator most of the time. Lately, however, I've come to realize that working for a company was the...
    RebelCobra RebelCobra 18-21, M Mar 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But quite frankly I keep coming back to the same place all alone stuck with me, being me and I know with every fibre of my being I am NEVER going to have what I want it doesn't...
    NightGambit NightGambit 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just came back from having the WORST DAY OF MY LIFE! After me and nate did some... stuff... we fell asleep and I was planning on spending the whole night with him but I woke up...
    ChildOfHarmony ChildOfHarmony 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    From today.. im gonna write daily positive journal on here...! Good luck for me to keep my resolution! Lets start from today. Its late night of March 2nd. New semester is...
    jellyfish3002 jellyfish3002 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I definitely have gone through a metamorphosis....I'm not the same woman I was a year ago...I'm learning to be stronger, discovering who I am again, and healing from past hurts...
    sistahgirl39 sistahgirl39 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello, I am Pavel, Two months ago, I tried the weed. For the first time, and probably a lot. After 15 minutes I went numb and sleepy. I lay down on the bed and fell asleep. Then...
    PavelStarovoit PavelStarovoit 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What loving yourself feels like: - Amazing enough to buy tickets to travel, because you do deserve a break from very hard work - dress up the way you feel most like yourself...
    BlueSkysAreCold BlueSkysAreCold 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love my parents.. I want them to understand that I love a girl and even though I am sick I need to see her!! I told my girl I won't be able to stay or live like I was talking...
    josh221992 josh221992 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am 23 and a mommy of 2 beautiful kids. I had my first at 16 so I've really had no "proper" education. My partner is well educated and the deputy mayor of the city we live in. I...
    yes234 yes234 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Kanye......confident,exciting,detailed,genius, and always changing ;)
    JaspersMusix JaspersMusix 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When you dont have a social life, but suddenly you are invited to more than one party, and your parents plan a family trip. Nice đź‘Ś**** them.
    TheArtisticOne TheArtisticOne 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We were at a church picnic at a parishioners home on Lake Michigan for a cookout/party/etc. Part of the day was swimming which if you know Lake Michigan can and usually is COLD...
    steverick steverick 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm so angry. Today I learned that I've been bumped from my FFA competition because another girl wanted to go. Thing is, this girl is mentally disabled and can't even talk:( I feel...
    antihero98 antihero98 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really believe this is because I am so self absorbed. I have heard that for years but never thought it was true about me. I am not vain or conceited, I just enjoy myself. I have...
    bossvixen bossvixen 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why can't I sleep at night? Is it because I'm on the internet f*cking around? I guess. I don't want to go to work tomorrow, it's not even my day. I hate how if someone wants a day...
    idontknow2658 idontknow2658 18-21, M Mar 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Continuation of my Trichotillomania Story: Part 2: Healing Journey… Out of the darkness into the sun… Breakaway…. Grew up in a small town And when the rain would fall...
    ninja5593 ninja5593 18-21, F Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Call name Shrub. Born North Carolina. Current residence Virginia. 23 years of age as of 3/12/2015This is a portion of my testimony.As a kid I experienced weird sensations. Not all...
    soulrec soulrec 22-25 Mar 12