Check out a short recap of our first SEED trip to India! It was great to partner with Sawyer and Audio Scripture Ministries to share God’s love through clean water and sports camps. SEED India Highlights – May 2017 Two additional SEED teams will launch in August – one to Costa Rica and one to […]
The India team safely returned to the US on Tuesday night after a great week of serving through sport and clean water. Stay tuned for picture and video highlights in the coming weeks! Thanks for all of your prayers and support of our SEED India team. Be Strong, Be True, Let’s Go Hope!
By Alli and Elizabeth Today was our last day on the ground in Bangalore, and JP and the other leaders had a special surprise planned for us. We got up extra early and drove to the other side of the city where we visited the Tiger Reserve and Zoo. With a personal safari bus holding […]
By Ashley and Matt On Sunday morning we were able to attend JP’s parents church in the slums. The church service was held on the third story of someone’s home. It was a small service led by JP’s dad and translated by JP himself. After the service, we mingled with the congregation and drank tea. […]
Saturday Update: By Abby and Jacob The day started with another early morning wake up call, which left us heading to Guwahati just after 3am. Between falling in and out of sleep, looking for various animals, and not having to deal with as much traffic made for a smooth ride. The flight was quick and […]
Friday Update: By Hannah and Ryan In our final distribution of water filters this morning, we worked to fix human error in drilling and assembly that was causing leaks. The leaders of the church were helping us tinker with the problems so that they will be confident in their knowledge of the filters once we […]
Thursday Update: By Sarah and Ashley “We started our day bright and early (6am) with a Wushu crashcourse. Wushu is a traditional military martial arts that we were exposed to on our first day in the village. Unfortunetly, our 30 minutes of attempts at self-defense were unable to be mastered seeing that it takes a minimum […]
Wednesday Update: By Alli and Anders “The organized chaos of Indian culture continued with a whirl today. We started our day by having breakfast at one of the local’s houses, with traditional Boro dishes like til served alongside fresh omelettes. We were shown the bio-sand water filters that many in the village use. Although these filters provide mostly […]
The group is back safely in Bangalore and we will be updating the blog over time with details of the past few days. Tuesday Update: By Hannah and Jacob We woke at 2am to fly to Guwahati. When we got to the airport, there was close to a dozen lines for the men to get […]
The group made it to Guwahati and Udigiri and we’re having a blast running sports camps and assembling water filters with the local church and communities. Internet access is limited here so we’ll post more updates when we’re back in Bangalore on Saturday!