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MEXICAN LIVING

Whoosh! My ears ache and my classmate is sweating profusely but I don't care. I had been waiting five years for this flight. Waiting for a chance to leave the country with a group of people my own age,...

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France Exchange

I had imagined it so clearly. Each evening, my Montpelier family would all sit around a table outside on a terrace. The table would be set with the first course -- “ cantaloupe with ham, a tomato...

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My encounter with Gods love in Brazil

I agreed to go on the mission trip to Brazil because now that the seniors had graduated we lacked any form of student leadership. My youth minister, Tony, saw this problem and he asked me to take the...

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How Our Family Vacation Changed Me (and Not My Family)

Do you ever think that if you could just get away from home, then you and your family would change into something drastically better? I catch myself thinking that way sometimes, and, if ever a vacation...

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My Most Memorable Experience

My early years of school were not ideal. Mom was a single parent, and she joined the US Army when I was very young. I lived with my grandparents until mom married and then I joined her in Germany. Even...

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Expedition To a New Me

Watching the sun set behind the snowcapped mountains, shading the valley below left me with an impression of absolute beauty. To say that the view from Eagle's Nest was breathtaking would be robbing...

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Running to Revelations In San Francisco

Starting Line. The notorious San Francisco fog continued to roll in, sending chills up and down my back. I continued to stretch muscles that had already been stretched, checked my shoelaces for the...

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The cruise of a lifetime

Going on a cruise was better than I expected. I was sixteen at the time of this cruise. My family arived at the port and I said to my mom, 'Me and the water are not going to work together...' She informed...

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Mission Trip to Costa Rica

'Pura Vida' 'Pura Vida'. Roughly translated, Pure Life. A phrase that to us means so little, yet to Costa Ricans has an abundance of meanings.   This summer I was privileged to receive...

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