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Jaco Beach Spiritual Warfare | Ocean’s Edge Ministry

Spiritual Warfare | Ocean’s Edge Ministry By Melissa New | Ocean’s Edge Intern “There will be extreme spiritual warfare on the mission field.” Josh’s face became serious. He leaned forward and lowered his voice. “I don’t want to scare you, but you need to be aware of it.” Little did I know, I was about to… Read More Jaco Beach Spiritual Warfare | Ocean’s Edge Ministry

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Unfinished Story | My Testimony | Oceans Edge Intern

Unfinished Story | My Testimony | Oceans Edge Intern By Melissa New | Ocean’s Edge Intern. My unfinished story begins when I gave my heart to Jesus at age 11. Growing up I participated in campus ministries, discipleship groups and Bible studies while walking closely with God for many years. When I turned 21, I began my gradual… Read More Unfinished Story | My Testimony | Oceans Edge Intern

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SixEleven | Horizon Church Youth Group

SixEleven | Horizon Youth Group  “Ok guys, remember, act like normal people!” “My grandma has a black dog! Let’s go to my grandma’s house!” “I have an idea, let’s look in Los Suenos!” (A town 25 minutes away) “RICARDO, RICARDO, RICHARD, RICHARD” (the task was to “find a Richard”) “Um excuse me Mel, what kind… Read More SixEleven | Horizon Church Youth Group

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Passport Program | Ocean’s Edge Lifestyle

Passport Program | Ocean’s Edge Lifestyle By Melissa New | Ocean’s Edge Intern. When I arrived in Jaco, around mid-January, I was given my first official assignment: to join a three-month “Passport Program” mission team. The team of 16, as well as their two leaders, would be moving onto The Edge mission base just five days later… Read More Passport Program | Ocean’s Edge Lifestyle