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November 18, 2019

 In early November, YAGM Charlie (or Aida Ndiaye as she's known in Senegal) traveled from her home community of Foundiougne to visit her fellow YAGM Sarah (or Daba Ndour) in Fatick. 

Travel along with Aida on her visit to Fatick in the video below!

October 4, 2019

The Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM) Senegal program has officially entered into our fourth year of ministry!  Hooray!! 

In this October Newsletter, you can read all about sending the third group (2018-2019) of YAGM back to the US and receiving our fourth grou...

September 2, 2019

The 2019 - 2020 Senegal Young Adults in Global Mission have arrived in Senegal!  Welcome!

On Thursday, August 22nd, I was accompanied by my Senegalese Lutheran Development Services colleague, Yacinthe, and together, we met the five Senegal YAGM upon their arrival in Dak...

July 29, 2019

An ELCA Lutheran church in New Jersey asked me (Pastor Kristin) if I would share about God's work that is happening here in Senegal with their Vacation Bible School program this summer.  These videos of God's Goodness in Senegal are the result.  There are five vid...

July 24, 2019

An ELCA Lutheran church in New Jersey asked me (Pastor Kristin) if I would share about God's work that is happening here in Senegal with their Vacation Bible School program this summer.  These videos of God's Goodness in Senegal are the result.  There are five vid...

July 23, 2019

A Lutheran church in New Jersey asked me (Pastor Kristin) if I would share about God's work that is happening here in Senegal with their Vacation Bible School program this summer. 

So, like any good Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM) coordinator, I asked the current...

July 1, 2019

A Lutheran church in New Jersey asked me (Pastor Kristin) if I would share about God's work that is happening here in Senegal with their Vacation Bible School program this summer. 

So, like any good Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM) coordinator, I asked the current...

June 21, 2019

A Lutheran pastor colleague from New Jersey asked me to share about God's work that is happening here in Senegal with the Vacation Bible School in his congregation this summer. 

So, like any good Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM) coordinator, I asked the current Sen...

June 7, 2019

Our blog post for this last month of the 2018-2019 YAGM year comes from YAGM Rachel H (or Diiboor Ndour, as she's known in Senegal).  Rachel H has been living this year in Fatick, Senegal and serving with the Lutheran Church of Senegal.  She divides her time between th...

May 21, 2019

Our mid-May blog post comes to you from YAGM Hannah (or Oumy Sow, as she's known in Senegal).  Hannah is living this year in Yeumbeul, a fast-moving suburb of Dakar and serving with our partner Senegalese Lutheran Development Services in the Sports & Leisure Program, t...

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ABOUT YAGM SENEGAL

Pastor Kristin Engstrom is the Country Coordinator for the Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM) program in Senegal.  Each year, young adults from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America join her in Senegal, where they serve for one year with our partners in the Lutheran Church of Senegal and Senegalese Lutheran Development Services.  

You can support Pastor Kristin's work by giving through ELCA Global Church Sponsorship.

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