• First Lutheran Church, St. Joseph, Mo.: Six youth spent a "Homeless Overnight" at a local shelter. They played games, watched movies and shared stories with the homeless men. In the morning, they served pancakes for breakfast. The youth also spent time in reflection and worship.
The overnight emphasized not only serving but developing relationships with people the youth might not otherwise have had a chance to meet.
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