College and Young Adults

How I Became an Intern at Mt. Bethel

My name is Gordon Odour from Kenya. Currently, I’m a law student at the University Of Nairobi, Kenya. I am in the U.S. this summer interning with the College and Young Adult Ministry under the leadership of Gaylyn Kelly here at Mt. Bethel. I would love to share with you how I became an intern.…

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Surrounded by God’s Glory in Haiti

Many have asked me since our return the simple question of  “How was Haiti?” Now most people when asking that question are simply looking for a short and to the point answer such as “good!” or “great!” or even just “really hot,” but honestly none of those answers even come close to describing this trip. Haiti…

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Think About This…

PURSUIT (a young adult and college worship service) meets every Thursday night during the summer. Last night we were starting in the Upper Room of the church when the tornado sirens started blasting. We ran down to the church basement and continued to worship. God gave us a very special night. I cannot imagine how…

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SafeHouse Christmas

Once again God proved Himself before our eyes. This time it happened through the giving of donations, the hanging of Christmas lights, the cooking of hamburgers and hotdogs and the music from the band. Christmas at SafeHouse was more than a successful night; it was a night that was full of joy and most of…

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Young Adults Serving in Kenya

The Lord has truly blessed the International Intern Program at Mt. Bethel. Over the past few years, the program has been able to send 13 college students and young adults to serve internationally. Grace Thackston is our latest international intern serving in Kenya. She is working as an intern for PROJECT 82 and receiving credits…

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A Powerful Summer for College & Young Adults

During this transition time from summer to fall, I thought it was important to stop, reflect, and shout for joy! If you would, please take a moment and receive our thanks, and would you pause and take delight in our Father and the fact of who He is? You are part of this community because you give your…

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Children in Kenya: Childlike Faith

“Truly, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” Matthew 18:3 God uses people and places as parables to reveal more truth about Himself to us. He is multilingual – committed to teaching and refining us through many unique ways. It’s not just through…

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Experiencing a Miracle

My team and I were doing home visits in Tambaya, Kenya, bringing them food and praying for them along the way. We went to our second house and came across a family with a deaf boy named Peter. I tried talking to him and asking his name, but he could not hear me, and I…

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