Ending Up Where I Intended to Be

by Sarah Wdowiak  UDSAP '06

On the walls of the house I’ve written, “I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be.” This was and still is true for me. Looking back on the almost 10 years since my summer in Salyersville, I can mark those hot, loving, laugh-filled months as a major turning point in my life.


Learning through Relationships

by Lauren Farrell  UDSAP '04

I grew close to many of the families that attended day camp and teen center. Their immediate unconditional love and acceptance taught me what relational ministry is all about. It is funny, you think you are going to help the people there, and you end up taking away so much more than you could ever give.