I have never had an experience being immersed in a culture outside my own, and
I might struggle with witnessing poverty or situations in which people may be suffering due to the lifestyle. In past service projects, helplessness towards the situation and guilt for my own privilege has been especially difficult to deal with. I have no idea what’s ahead of me on this trip but trust that I will grow from it, learn to be thankful for the blessings I have yet have not earned, and do my best to help others along the way.
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In college, I began exploring religion, and Christianity has become a very important element in my life. Some day, I hope to become either a missionary or a teacher. I still enjoy playing soccer, but only do so for fun now, not on an organized team. I enjoy studying Spanish and English and hope to study abroad in