Mariah is 19 years old and currently a student at Ellerslie Leadership Training- a year long Bible college in Colorado. Mariah has spent time in Uganda, Africa caring for orphans, working with teen mothers and teaching preschoolers! Mariah's passions include Africa, orphans, children, stopping sex trafficking, missions, cooking and writing!
Hayley is 18 years old and has just graduated after being home educated for eight years. She is attending Central Baptist College in the Fall of 2011 and her intended major is still undecided. In the summer of 2010 and 2011 she worked at a local children's camp specifically designed for a variety of special needs. She has spent a total of nine weeks working with some very special kiddos and through them God has showed her incredible things. Hayley's interests, hobbies, and passions include: Bible study, falling in love with Christ, guiding younger girls, loving the least of these, advocating for poverty stricken peoples, slowing abortion rates, changing churches, loving on all children both typical and special needs, Contemporary Christian music, singing, reading great novels, camping, writing, and green tea. Hayley's plans for life are always being altered by her God, but she knows that He controls her destiny and that no matter what He has in store it is going to be amazing!
Devan was born and raised in Leavenworth, Washington. She was homeschooled then attended a college program for highschoolers and studied music for 2 years. After that, she went to Jackson Hole Bible College in Wyoming for one year to study all things related to Bible (especially creation science). Now she is at Corban University in Salem, Oregon majoring in english communications and minoring in worship arts and Bible. Things she loves to do with her family and friends include playing music, skiing, swimming, hiking, biking, going on adventures, eating tacos, and traveling. Uncertain of the future, she knows Christ holds her future. She is trusting in Him to guide her in the direction of service He desires.
Joanna is a 26 year old from western, upstate NY where she resides with her parents and sister in a house in the Big Woods. Her life's story is continually being written by the Lord, and she is learning to trust in His faithfulness and wait on Him. Joanna's desire is for everyone to see the beauty and truth in all that the Lord does, to know His great goodness and His gift of eternal life, and to realize that He knows best!