Discovery California Video

This spring’s Discovery California team was small – but God showed up big. Check out this video from their experience in San Diego.

Planting Seeds in Denver

For the Discovery Denver team, this spring’s lessons on loving your neighbor were both meaningful and impactful. The group’s five-day experience working with City Service Missions faced encounters with homelessness, cultural diversity and general urban problems. By leaning into their experience, the Valor students had their hearts moved as they walked in the shoes of […]

Castle Rock Team Serves and Loves Close to Home

Isaac Watts once said, “In matters of equity between man and man, our Savior has taught us to put my neighbor in place of myself and myself in place of my neighbor.” This past spring, a small group of Valor Christian students and leaders set out to do just that. After traveling a mere 16 […]

Discovery Team Encounters God in the Grand Canyon

Author Anne Voskamp once reflected on finding God in His creation. “Dusk and all the arching dome and the field and the great-bellied moon,” she said, “it all heaves, heavy with the Glory. I heave to breathe: the whole earth is full of His Glory. Sky, land, and sea, heavy and saturated with God – […]

A Passion for Missions Fueled in Honduras

For Valor Christian sophomore Jasmin Park, the simple act of going to school in Colorado is an adventure. Still, when it came time to apply for her first Discovery experience, the international student from Korea leaped at the opportunity that awaited her in Honduras. For Jasmin it was about more than travel to places she’d […]

Discovering Mission in Haiti

Clement Stone once said, “When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.” Just a few years ago, Mia McLaughlin walked the halls of Valor. The then-junior laughed, studied, played and worked. Like most students, she worried about […]

New Discovery Service Hour Requirements

Starting in the fall of 2017, Discovery will require all freshmen and sophomores to complete and submit Discovery-approved service hours for application and consideration for all Discovery experiences. Additionally, this policy will be in place for all grades beginning in the fall of 2018. 2017-18 mandatory pre-approved Discovery hours for freshman & sophomore Discovery experience […]