May 16

Action Conference 2018: A Shot Through the Heart

Morning sessions included general talks and discussion.

Photos: Collin Anderson, Becca Joy Root, Amy Root

The 2018 Action conference aimed to address, as one participant put it, “universal questions that all teens have been asking themselves”—questions about friendship, God and how to take effective action during the school year. Read more.


They cleaned the house from top to bottom, refinished floors and painted. “I have never felt God’s love that much,” Maricruz says.


One doctor told me: “After all you’ve been through, the progress I see in so little time is nothing short of a miracle.”

Three men were elected to the community’s board of governors on May 16 in South Bend: Charlie Fraga (Vancouver-Portland), Bob Magill (northern Virginia) and Pat Murphy (Servant Branch).