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Summer 2017

I was talking with a couple at church today about vacations. They had made the mistake – more than once – of joining a cruise for the elderly. While the couple is in their 60’s, they are very young at heart and said in order to keep their sanity, they had to make a contest out of finding […]

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Maybe This Year…You

Have you ever been so well acquainted with the big picture that you miss the details? I do this all the time. When I’m driving to work, I ‘m looking at the traffic, thinking about my day, maybe listening to something and it’s as if I have blinders on. There are times when I stop […]

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Edgies Reunite

After a few months apart, Edgies reunite for an evening of memories Unity in Experience Megan shares her experience and feelings about the EDGE Welcome Home party. We gathered together to hear and share stories of what God did in and through EDGE Project 2016.  In addition to the 2016 participants, there were participants from other […]

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EDGE Welcome Home Party

Please mark your calendars! Invite your friends, your family, and those who supported you to come hear our stories and see our videos!!!… as we come back together to share God’s glory of what He did “on the Edge” this summer and what He still is doing. Please join us Sunday September 11th from 3-6pm […]

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Edgies Reflections – Letting Go

Although Edge 2016 has ended, the 2016 Edgies will continue to share glimpses of their adventures and lessons over the next few month.  Today Stephanie shares about culture and letting go: One of my favorite events this summer was our night of Salsa dancing. As an edge family we dressed up, and went out on the […]

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Reentry and Anyone Feeling Lost?

Did anyone wake up this morning wondering, “What just happened?” After juggling the mixed emotions of a tearful goodbye, followed by hours of weary travel and a homecoming into your realm of familiarity, you may be wrestling with the stark contrast of the experience you just had in Spain and the life back home you […]

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Voices From the Edge – Caroline Pt. 2

Caroline continues to share the ways God has used her gifts and interests in her time with Edge. …I have also seen the pure passion and love for Castilian Spanish and the country’s cultures, history, and geography open doors for loving others. Almost every single person I meet compliments me on my Spanish and/or accent, […]

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3 Weeks Until Spain – Unplug!

As the 2016 Edgies set out in less than 3 weeks, Director Justin shares a few last minutes tips.   Hola!  The countdown has begun!  In less than three weeks, we will see you in Spain!  It’s been incredible to hear how God has faithfully been preparing and providing for each Edge participant in amazing […]

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Words from 2015 Edgie, Alyssa Klopfer

Alyssa Klopfer shares her journey through Edge. 1.What is one life practice from your time in Altea you would like to take home with you (such as community living, self-propelled intentionality, principles we’ve studied in Mark, everyday relational missions, etc.)? Describe how you plan to implement this practice in your life after Edge. A huge […]

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Training Day was a Success!

Here’s a message from Justin…   ARE WE GOING TO HAVE A GREAT SUMMER, OR WHAT?   I left training day on Saturday so excited to see what the Lord has in store for us together. Thank you all for engaging fully in our Training Day. I know it was a long day with lots […]

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Do You Wander?

“Not all who wander are lost” There’s something about Edge Project that appeals to the Gypsy heart – the wanderer with a purpose – a purpose not defined or mapped out step by step, but there all the same. Edge Project is full of those who have wandered in search of God and in search of who […]

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Application Deadline Approaching

EDGE PROJECT ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2016 MARCH 1st, 2016 Deadline ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Are you looking for an international adventure that combines your love […]

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Power of Partnership

This last week Arianna was embraced by Wheaton College. Still standing in awe of all God did, she shared with her staff the beauty of being welcomed and accepted by so many individuals and departments at the school and that this is just the beginning of a fruitful relationship. From the beginning, Arianna was invted to […]

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Edge’s Newest Staff Member Steps into Role

A letter from Justin Gerry, Edge’s 22016 Coordinator of Spiritual Care & Formation Stepping into the Role After returning from Edge Project 2015, Arianna asked me to pray about stepping into the role of Edge Coordinator of Spiritual Care & Formation.   Edge Project Summer 2015 marked my fourth time assisting with the project.  I have […]

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