Langley reminds us that “the good news of Jesus is that we don’t have to wait until we die to experience the kingdom of heaven on earth.” She writes:
Once I took out my headphones and refocused my sight on the beloved child of God sitting next to me, I saw the kingdom-light glimmer and expand.
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The Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) program is an ecumenical, faith-based year of service for young people, ages 19-30, in sites around the world and in the United States. YAVs accompany local agencies working to address root causes of poverty and reconciliation while exploring the meaning and motivation of their faith in intentional community with peers and mentors. YAVs serve during the academic year, August to July.