Madison Grohler

Full Time Missionary Update: the Swains

Here is an update from the Swains, who have been long-term missionaries for nearly 5 years in the Republic of Ireland! If you are someone considering becoming a long-term missionary, KMUSA wants to help you with this journey! One of the best steps to start this journey is to serve with current missionaries through a GoConnect Trip. We believe that one of the best ways to learn and prepare for a GoConnect Trip or long-term mission work is by hearing from other missionaries serving on the field. So here is a short message from the Swains… Q: How long have …

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GoConnect Trip: Jacob & Justice Carmichael

Whether you’re a college student looking for a summer internship, a recent graduate not sure where God is calling you to next, or someone who knows they’re called to the mission field and have for a while but not sure where to start, a GoConnect Trip is perfect for you. Each trip is custom designed to connect you to missionaries doing effective ministry in one or more locations across Europe. As no two trips are alike here is some insight from our recent tripsters… Q: Where did you go on your GoConnect Trip? A: We went to Albania and Ukraine …

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GoConnect Trip: Lydia Schäfer (Lydia is married to Daniel Schäfer)

Whether you’re a college student looking for a summer internship, a recent graduate not sure where God is calling you to next, or someone who knows they’re called to the mission field and have for a while but not sure where to start, a GoConnect Trip is perfect for you. Each trip is custom designed to connect you to missionaries doing effective ministry in one or more locations across Europe. As no two trips are alike here is some insight from our recent tripsters… Q: Where did you go on your GoConnect Trip? A: I went to Dresden, Germany in …

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GoConnect Trip: The Coonces

Are you someone considering a short-term mission trip or internship? Here is a recent update from the Coonces who went on a GoConnect short trip with Kontaktmission USA. For more information about how this could be you, check out gokmusa.org! Where did you go on your GoConnect Trip? A: Our trip was a little different than most, planning our visits all within Germany: landing in Frankfurt, visiting Herne, Paderborn, Peine, Braunschweig, Berlin, Wüstenrot, and Pforzheim. We planned our trip to visit two potential full-time placements, the Kontaktmission USA intern coordinator, the city where we interned in 2017, an already established healthy …

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Patient v. Passive

Patience has been defined as the ability to accept or tolerate delays, problems, or suffering without becoming annoyed or anxious. Passiveness is defined as accepting or allowing what happens or what others do, without active response or resistance. So how do we know when we are being patient or passive when it comes to the Lord’s plan for our lives? Patience is something we all had to learn at KM during what seemed to be the worldwide quarantine of 2020. Pretty much all mission activity stopped and everything became a waiting game. We weren’t sure when we would be able …

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