I have been asked … why are you here? Why have you chosen to do a year of service in Albuquerque? I always say because God opened this door to come here, and I am so thankful about that. I have the privilege of working with a bunch of different people with totally different testimonies and personalities. The one thing that is the same though about all of them is that they are dearly loved, beloved children of God. The reason I am here this year, is to show them daily that they are loved. 

Read Brooke’s entire post here.

On Sunday, August 26, 2018, we commissioned Rachel Carpenter, Brooke Cobb, and Erin Tolar, who dedicate a year of their lives to learn what God is doing through them and in them. We hope to follow their journey through their online blogs.

To learn more about the YAV program, visit: www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/yav/

To read the blogs of our YAVs, click their links below: