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Today was the day I was able to put my profession to use. Before becoming a dentist, I never imagined I would serve in Armenia. This morning we packed boxes of gloves, plastic mirrors, medications and dental visual aides and headed to ...

Today our group of 14 joined ARDA (Armenia Relief and Development Association) in visiting some of their beneficiaries. Our group split in two with each group taking on four families. My (Avo’s) group included Shant, Jenn, ...

But not in a bad way.  This weekend, our team divided into two ministry teams.  8 of us went to an Armenian Christian Leadership Camp in Aghveran and the remaining 6 concentrated on urban ministry in Yerevan.  Last night, as we all ...

Today eight of us packed our bags and headed another unknown adventure to Aghveran. Our meeting point was at the “Crossroads” inter-varsity office where we had to meet and go over camp details with Lilit and Kathryn, (a ...

One of our team guidelines is that we should do our best to avoid complaining. This, if you have ever attempted it is a bit more difficult than it would seem. Especially when you are outside your normal routine and being pushed beyond ...

Today was a very long day. Amazing, but so long. We started our day off by taking a trip to Ararat Valley. The Valley borders Turkey and on a good day Mount Ararat is supposed to look so crystal clear that it feels as though you could ...

Today was AMAZING. We were able to explore beyond Yerevan into the town of Dilijan which is North East of Yerevan, and about 30 minutes North of Lake Sevan. Our team was split into 5 small groups who were paired with leaders from the ...

After a full day and a half of travel, we arrived at our condo and in our excitement, most of us did not sleep. So, this means that aside from the rough sleep we had on the plane, we had not slept since Thursday night. Originally the ...

Friday, September 13th @ 9:05pm our team of 14 people embarked on what felt like a world wide scavenger hunt. There was a pretzel stop in Munich, a strudel stop in Vienna, and an all out bus hunt in Armenia. Like most scavenger hunts, ...

  This past Sunday was the first official meeting we had where all 14 of our team members were actually physically present in one room.  Over the past 9 months, we have been meeting monthly with a few of our members calling, face ...