For students across the country, spring break means sunshine and relaxation – a time to escape to fun and get away from work. For 300 Valor students and leaders, however, spring break means anything but. For them, March means service and selflessness, cultural immersion, discomfort and sacrifice. It means hard work, long days and restless […]
In the spring of 2018, 30 Valor Christian students and leaders traveled to Costa Rica to serve through soccer ministry and home construction. Check out the video from the team’s trip to get a peek into the team’s life-changing experience!
Imago Dei. The image of God. It’s present on the faces of our students and in the hearts of the men, women and children we meet across the globe.
Every year, hundreds of Discovery students travel the world to serve in Christ’s name. Their experiences take them to countries across the globe, through slums and orphanages, poverty and brokenness. More often than not, those places prompt incredible heart transformation – offering an opportunity to meet God in the people and places that challenge in […]
In the summer of 2018, a team of Valor Christian students and leaders trekked Zion National Park in Utah. Their adventures led them to service to the National Park, but it also brought new perspective. Watch the team video to capture an idea of the ways God revealed Himself to the group through the beauty […]
This summer’s Discovery Navajo Nation team proved you don’t need to travel the globe to reflect the glory of God. Watch the team’s video to get a glimpse of the joy they both brought and experienced through VBS and service projects in Farmington, NM.
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 […]
This spring’s Discovery California team was small – but God showed up big. Check out this video from their experience in San Diego.
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 […]
You don’t have to go far to change the world…that’s something the Discovery Idaho team found out this spring.