GRATITUDE FOR COMPASS COMMUNITY

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Each year, DB Compass starts its program with a fall retreat during the DB Outreach National Annual Weekend. Teens in the 2019-2020 Compass group attended the Labor Day weekend in Los Angeles, beginning a day before the Outreach participants arrived to get to know each other in person as a group, along with their two …

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LOVED AND SUPPORTED AS A TEEN AND ADULT

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Amanda Loudon had gone to camp and was active in her local DiscoveryBound (DB) Outreach chapter, but it wasn’t until she attended her first National weekend event with DB Outreach in 2009 – Focus on Entertainment in Los Angeles – that she was hooked. “A wide-eyed 8th-grader, I was blown away by how many Christian …

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CONSTANT SUPPORT

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“NLC was the program I never knew I needed,” says Michaela, a high school sophomore in DiscoveryBound’s National Leadership Council. “It was – and is – an experience that I carry with me at every point. It has forced me to grow, it has shaped me, and it has opened the door to so many …

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From Questions to Clarity

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“Why do bad things happen?” “If doctors work, why don’t we use them?” These were questions Kaitlyn, a lifelong Sunday School student, was asking last summer. The high school junior had reached a level of total disinterest in Christian Science and didn’t want to go to church any more. Her mom, Stacey, who had attended …

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