New to Mission Discovery trip planning is a new surge of Spring and Summer mission trips for Christian high school groups. I just returned on a trip to Arizona where I spent time with students and staff at a school committed to missional thinking.

The team of 42 made up of freshmen through seniors are headed to Guatemala in just a few weeks. There, Mission Discovery is connecting the team to three local Guatemala schools, a children’s hydration clinic and another ministry that works with street children. The 42 is part of over 220 from the same school serving all over the world during their Spring break period.

“It’s a vital part of preparing a student for his or her future,” says Brad a teacher and team leader. “We know it’s important to go outside of our comfort zone, see God’s work in another culture.” Brad’s team will repeat a well received street drama team performance during their trip this year.

A good part of the boy’s basketball team and their coach will be on the trip to Guatemala, so