Service News

Servant Trip Information Letter

Posted on September 22, 2015

Hey ladies and gentleman. Here is the information for 2016’s Servant Trip to South Dakota. Information regarding registration will follow. If you have any questions feel free to email Servant Trip Letter 2016

Save the Date: South Dakota June 30 – July 11, 2016

Posted on June 24, 2015

Save the Date South Dakota Servant Trip 2016 (June 30-July 11) Registration to open fall of 2015 Please check out the Sepa Youth Website for information on previous South Dakota Trips

Young Adult Servant Trip 2015

Posted on September 16, 2014

We are excited to announce SEPA Synod’s first Young Adult Servant Trip!  We will be journeying to the Cherokee Reservation in North Carolina to serve and learn with the Lutheran mission congregation there, Living Waters. Registration is open to young adults who are post-high school through 30 years of age.  Dates are May 23-30, 2015.  ...

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Costa Rica Servant Trip

Posted on August 6, 2014

SEPA Synod youth, young adults and adults had an amazing week serving in Costa Rica.  The teams led Vacation Bible School in six locations and met children that will stay in their hearts forever.  Read their reflections and the daily blog at   Here are a few highlights of the trip…

Helping Hands Day 2014

Posted on January 28, 2014

Thanks to all our participants and service sites for an AWESOME Helping Hands Day 2014.  Check out pictures on our Facebook page

Detroit Blog: Team Leader Amanda on Detroit’s Culture

Posted on June 14, 2011

As soon as I started looking into destinations for this year’s Servant Trip, I was very excited by the prospect of going to Detroit!  The Motorcity – home of the Model T and Motown music (woah. I never realized there were so many ‘M’s with Detroit).  To me, Detroit has always been a city in...

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Detroit Blog: Team Leader Veronica on Service

Posted on May 10, 2011

Service is a funny thing. Some folks do it because they have pity for those in need. Some folks do it to feel better about their own lives. But Jesus gives us a different reason. In John 13:12-17, he said, “Do you understand what I have done to you? You address me as ‘Teacher’ and ‘Master,’...

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Detroit Blog: Team Leader Amanda on Service

Posted on May 10, 2011

It’s just another few months until we embark on our Servant Trip to Detroit!  But what exactly does all that mean?  What have we really comitted to? Our days of service work will allow us the opportunity to share our time and talents to help others in Detroit.  The work will be varied, but all of...

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Detroit Blog: Hello from Participant Freddy

Posted on May 3, 2011

Hi! My name is Frederick Bullock and I’m a 10th grader from Philadelphia, PA.  I like to bowl, play video games, watch TV, play online, and DJ parties.  My favorite bible verse is Psalm 121. I see God in my mom, in how she is taking care of me the best way she can.  I am...

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Detroit Blog: Hello from Team Leader Amanda

Posted on April 19, 2011

As our team of youth and adults prepares to go on this summer’s servant trip to Detroit, they will be blogging about their experiences.  To view other posts from the Detroit Team, click here: Hellooooooo Everyone! I’m Amanda Moser, one of the co-leaders of this summer’s Detroit trip. I’m from Garnet Valley, PA (right...

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