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...

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...

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...

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 cu...

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 b...

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 P...

May 10, 2019

Blessed Easter season greetings to you all from Young Adults in Global Mission (YAGM) Senegal!

At the end of April, I returned from a three week visit to the United States.  While there, I participated in the YAGM Discernement, Interview, and Placement event, w...

May 3, 2019

Our second May blog post comes from YAGM Zeb (or Ngor Faye as he's known in Senegal).  Zeb is living this year in Fatick, a city center in one of the main agricultural areas of central Senegal.  In Fatick, Zeb serves with the Lutheran Church of Senegal in the...

May 2, 2019

This early May blog post is written by YAGM Rachel H (or Diiboor Ndour, as she's known in Senegal).  Rachel H is living this year in Fatick, Senegal and serving with the Lutheran Church of Senegal.  She divides her time between the Center for Women's Promotion...

April 30, 2019

This lenten reflection blog post for 2018-2019 comes from YAGM Maddie (or Watéo Faye, as she's known in Senegal).  Maddie is living in Linguere this year, an agricultural town in northern Senegal.  In Linguere she serves with our partner Senegalese Lutheran De...

Please reload

Current  YAGM Blogs
Please reload

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.

Current YAGM Blogs
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
Recent Posts

April 14, 2020

February 26, 2020

February 6, 2020

September 2, 2019

Please reload

Blog Archive