IGNITE Intern Blogs - Serving

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    IGNITE Class 8 Interns - Serving

     

    Name: Emily Czadrik

    City/State: Fassifern, Australia

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Westlakes Baptist

    Hobbies: Playing piano, singing, reading books, creating

    Area of Interest in Missions: worship, evangelism, children’s ministry, nursing, and teaching

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? Improve evangelical/witnessing skills, develop skills and mindset to be ready for a foreign field, increase faithe and memorize more Scriptures

    Blog site: http://gr8tlyblessed.tumblr.com

     

     

     

    Name: Brooke Bozarth

    City/State: Chicago, IL

    Age: 22

    Home Church: CC Blue Island

    Hobbies: Hanging out with people, music, exercise

    Area of Interest in Missions: Worship, teaching mentoring service work, medical missions

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I want to grow in my understanding that god loves me profoundly. I want to love him in a much more dimensional, poetic way than I do now, and I want my life to spill over with that love. I am respondibing in obedience to what the Lord has put on my heart to do.

    Languages: 3 years of Spanish communication level 1

    Blog site: http://illuminatedbytheson.blogspot.com

     

     

     

    Name: Kaitlin Kurutz

    City/State: Vero Beach, FL

    Age: 19

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Vero Beach

    Hobbies: Poetry, reading, event planning, thrift shopping, longboarding, guitar, hanging out with people, travel

    Area of Interest in Missions: Hospitatlity, children’s ministry, teaching, evangelism, human trafficking, orphans

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I know the Lord is calling me to IGNITE and I want to be obedient to Him. I believe IGNITE will equip me to live out God’s calling on my life and touch the lives of others through His grace. I am here to make an impact.

    Languages: 2 years of sign language; communication level 2-3

    Blog Sitehttp://gr8tlin.tumblr.com/

     

     

    Name: Katie Coon

    City/State: Marion, NY

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel of Webster

    Hobbies: Reading, writing, shooting, archery, TV watching

    Area of Interest in Missions: Worship, evangelism

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I believe this is what God is calling me to do. More than anything, I want to do God’s will with my life.

    Languages: 1 year of Spanish; communication level 1

    Blog Site: http://iamthecheekychick.tumblr.com

     

     

    Name: MaKayla Ross

    City/State: Perris, CA

    Age: 19

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Perris Valley

    Hobbies: Music, singing, acting, history, English, and sign language

    Area of Interest in Missions: Worship, children’s ministry, evangelism

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I love Jesus and my heart has always been called to missions and children.

    Blog Site: http://tosharehishope.blogspot.com

     

     

     

     

    Name: Michaela Gardner

    City/State: Rockland, MA

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Boston

    Hobbies: Photography, drawing, singing, collecting journals and seashells

    Area of Interest in Missions: Worship and children’s ministry

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I want the opportunity to serve and grow closer to Christ. I really home that the year of serving will mold me, and that while I am serving God will reveal to me my passions and talents and where He wants me to be once the program is over and I come home.

    Languages: 6 years of Spanish; communication level 3

    Blog Site: http://godssweetestsong.tumblr.com

     

     

     

    Name: SavHannah Crabtree

    City/State: Secret Harbour, Australia

    Age: 21

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Secret Harbour

    Hobbies: Reading, walking, surfing, hiking, singing, playing with kids

    Area of Interest in Missions: Evangelism, discipleship, children’s ministry

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? The Holy Spirit told me to go.

    Languages: 3 years of Spanish; communication level 3 (in process of getting her TEFL certificate)

    Blog Site: http://strivingforeternity.tumblr.com

     

     

     

    Name: Shelby Powell

    City/State: Shadow Hills, CA

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Sun Valley

    Hobbies: Swimming, reading, walking, playing with animals, volunteering, cleaning, serving at church, taking photos, cooking, hanging out with friends

    Area of Interest in Missions: Administration, worship (behind the scenes), teaching, meeting needs

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I want to be 100% devoted to God in a way that I feel called to do it: actively in the field.

    Languages: Spanish; communication level 2-3

    Blog Site: http://somethingbeautiful2015.blogspot.com

     

     

     

    Name: Shellyann “Volarie” Young

    City/State: Philadelphia, PA

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Philadelphia

    Hobbies: Reading, sewing, embroidery, softball, drawing

    Area of Interest in Missions: Evangelism, children’s ministry

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I desire to better my understanding of god’s plan for my life and if that’s through being a missionary.

    Languages: Some Spanish & Latin

    Blog Site: http://allthingrpossiblewgod.blogspot.com

     

     

     

    Name: Ryan Fowler

    City/State: Gladstone, OR

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel Southeast

    Hobbies: basketball, music, photography

    Area of Interest in Missions: children’s ministry and helps.

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? I want to have a form of training that will grow me in my faith and relationship with God.

    Languages: 1 year of Spanish; communication level 1

    *Note: Ryan is most likely only completing training and then going to Belize with his church.

    Blog Site: http://ryanfowlerignite8.tumblr.com

     

     

     

    Name: Theodore Opdenaker

    City/State: Lenni, PA

    Age: 18

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel of Delaware County

    Hobbies: wrestling, basketball, hunting, fishing, hiking

    Area of Interest in Missions: children’s ministry

    Why do you want to be a part of IGNITE? Fell in love with El Salvador/missions when he went on a mission trip with PFM, and has always wanted to be involved since then.

    Blog Site: http://theopfmignite.blogspot.com

     

     

     

    Name: Andrew & Sarah Drey & family

    City/State: San Clemente, CA

    Contact Number: 949-903-0545

    Email: ak-band@hotmail.com

    Home Church: Calvary Chapel San Juan Capistrano

     

    Andrew Drey will be going through the IGNITE training phase as he and his family prepare to deploy into full time mission work.

    Blog Site: http://thedreys.weebly.com/blog