So, How Was Your Trip?

Posted on Thursday, April 30th, 2009 at 6:37 pm

Engagement, it’s all the rage nowadays as charities try to connect with donor prospects. And few ‘engagements’ are more, well, engaging than mission trips to places like Haiti, Africa and the like. If you have ever been on a mission trip, or know of someone who has been on one, you know about the intense culture shock that accompanies returning home after seeing how other people live in much worse conditions.

Here’s a cool article from The United Church Observer that tells you how to tell people about your trip without boring them to tears. It also says something about the ups and downs of engaging people in a truly meaningful way. Check it out: http://www.ucobserver.org/living/2009/04/life_travel/

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