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Sunday, 28 June 2015 - Media Team

[Shoutout to Kirsten and Andrew, Round 2 overseas leaders, who helped on Media Team for Round 1!]   From the desk[top] of the Media Director: I first crossed paths with CTI back at Urbana '09 [CTI will be in St. Louis again this winter for Urbana '15!]. I went on my first summer team in '11 to Singapore. I saw myself grow musically, spiritually and relationally in the CTI community that I found myself back in '12 on the team to Honduras....

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IMAGE Reflections from Kasey & Team Colombia
Friday, 26 June 2015 - Media Team

Hey everyone! Team Colombia has been on the ground for over a week now. We are happy to report that we have received our last piece of missing luggage, which has made our stage setups much easier! We have been playing mostly in schools and churches so far, with opportunities to minister during and after our concerts. We are working with some wonderful translators, which makes it much easier to connect with our audience in conversation.  ...

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IMAGE Update + Shoutouts! from Team Taiwan
Thursday, 25 June 2015 - Media Team

Hello! We arrived in Taipei safely with all of our gear intact. We've Stayed in Danshui for a few days and received cultural and ministry orientation. Next we traveled south to Er-Shui. We've partnered with pastor Liu of  Er-Shui church. Our ministry has included leading youth groups, church congregations and playing at a girls home. We have also been teaching a group of students an English song that will be recorded by the church for...

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IMAGE Update in Photos from Holly
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - Media Team

In the week that Team Taiwan has been overseas, they initially connected with YWAM at their base in Danshui (Northern Taiwan) but have and will spend most of their time in Changhua County (Western Taiwan). Holly sent some photos in this morning - enjoy this glimpse into their ministry!   Taiwanese cultural briefing with YWAM staff   Team photo with a street vendor at our first concert   Leading music for Sunday service  ...

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IMAGE Shoutouts! from Team Colombia
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 - Media Team

Brendan: Hey everyone! Bogotá has been very kind to our team, and we've been extremely blessed by the hospitality shown to us and the people's receptiveness to the Gospel. We've had several amazing opportunities to share this message, both from the stage and in more intimate discussions, so please pray that we might continue to be found faithful in God's mission for us. Hope to see you all soon and share more stories! Until next time,...

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IMAGE Through the lens of YWAM staff
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 - Media Team

Two of the YWAM hosts for Team Taiwan have worked with CTI teams in the past. As we wait to hear from the team themselves, enjoy these snapshots from Bess and Koala:  

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IMAGE Introducing Andrew & Lena of Team Honduras
Saturday, 20 June 2015 - Media Team

In a little over a week we'll be full swing back into training Round 2 summer teams to Hong Kong and Honduras. Learn more about our YFCI partners here: http://ctimusic.org/teams/summer-2015/honduras-2015-blog/2118-introducing-yfci-honduras     Andrew and Lena concluded a year of touring together on CTI 14:21 in May. In the fall, they went to Honduras as a team; they’re excited to return this summer to partner with the YFC there...

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IMAGE Update from Kasey: Good News!
Saturday, 20 June 2015 - Media Team

  ...and the mic box should arrive tomorrow :)   Praise the Lord!

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IMAGE First Day of Concerts in Colombia!
Friday, 19 June 2015 - Media Team

Praise God! We are settled in at the house of the Juventud Para Cristo national director, Fernando Triviño. Everyone arrived safely and was able to rest for the afternoon. Our arrival went very smoothly, and we arrived with almost all of our equipment!   We arrived without a few key pieces of equipment: the sound board, the keyboard, an electric guitar, and a case containing our microphones and other components of the sound system. The...

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IMAGE Introducing Kirsten & Joey of Team Hong Kong
Thursday, 18 June 2015 - Media Team

With Round 1 overseas, the training staff is gearing up for Round 2 to arrive! Learn more about our YFCI partners here: http://ctimusic.org/teams/summer-2015/hong-kong-2015-blog/2117-introducing-yfci-hong-kong     Kirsten and Joey concluded a year of touring together on CTI 14:22 in May. In the fall, they went to Hong Kong as a team; they’re excited to return this summer to partner with the YFC there once again!...

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Update: Team Colombia has arrived
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - Media Team

The team has been travelling for more than 24 hours due to many travel delays but team Colombia have now arrived safely in country and been connected with YFC staff. Due to their revised itinerary, their equipment hasn't arrived yet. We can be praying for that but also thanking God for the ways he's already provided for the team in gracious airline staff in the midst of the complications.  

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Update: Team Taiwan has arrived
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - Media Team

Team Taiwan has arrived safely in country and have been connected with YWAM staff. It's now nighttime in Danshui, and with a full day of travelling behind them, pray for restful sleep for the team tonight!

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IMAGE Update: Team Colombia re-routed but on their way
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 - Media Team

Due to poor weather in Newark, the team's first flight was cancelled. Thankfully, they were able to make it onto another flight; however, with new layovers, the team will be arriving to Colombia later than originally planned. Currently they're slated to arrive at 6:40am on Wednesday. Stay tuned: we'll post when team leaders have gotten connected in country!  

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IMAGE Team Taiwan is in the air!
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 - Media Team

After spending the night in the Twin Cities, Team Taiwan arrived at the airport at 4:30 in the morning! Checking in and going through security was smooth: they are now in the air, on their way to San Francisco, and will be on their way to Taipei from there. Stay tuned: we'll post when team leaders have gotten connected in country.  

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IMAGE Sending off Teams Taiwan and Colombia!
Sunday, 14 June 2015 - Media Team

  Team Taiwan and Team Colombia held their send-off concerts last night. Enjoy the included photos, but find more on the teams' respective photostreams. [Taiwan's stream] [Colombia's stream] If you weren't able to attend the concert last night, it's been archived on our youtube page:   It is amazing to consider how much progress the team members have made over this past week and a half – both...

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