Timothy’s Story – Lost Passport and Visa

To be able to come to the UK I had to get a visa. One step in getting it was to send my passport to the United Kingdom Embassy in New York. With plenty of time to get my visa, I sent my passport to the embassy. I received word from the embassy approving me for the...

Nolan’s Story – The Long Road to Manchester

It certainly wasn’t an easy or simple road, but, then again, few things in my life ever are. When it comes to me, God seems to delight in taking me on, what my dad would call, the scenic route. But I’m getting ahead of myself… My name is Nolan Jones and the...

Megan’s Story – The Squash Lesson

One of the things I have been most nervous about in coming to England and a new culture was making a fool of myself. I tend to like to look smart around people, so the possibility of making a big cultural mistake raised my anxiety. As we did culture training with AT3...

Zach’s Story

Character: Zachary Toombs (Me) Problem: Covid and the many challenges in getting to the UK. Guide: AT3 Plan: Get to the UK and to take part in the summer internship with my host church.  Action: Prayer, Trusting in God, and attending AT3 meetings to see what the...

Rachel’s Story

So, a few months ago back in February my pastor came to me with an exciting opportunity to do a summer internship and for a while now we’ve talked about the possibility of me interning with the church after graduation so this was a great chance to experience what that...

Anticipation – Aidan’s Story

It’s spring 2019, not quite short sleeve weather for Arizona natives; and I’m finishing up my sophomore year at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix. Not having any idea which direction I want to go with my ministry degree, other than that Jesus said to “go and make...

Megan’s Story

If you’re anything like me, you don’t really like waiting around for things. Whether it’s waiting on a package, sitting in traffic, or standing in line, it’s never any fun. Yet, it’s always the things we are looking forward to the most that we seem to have to wait for...

Joey’s Story

Week one has been nothing short of a whirlwind. As a first time international traveler, the preparation to fly to the UK was overwhelming, confusing, and tiring. But even then, the excitement I felt for this experience trumped any concern or worry that plagued my...

Carson’s Story

During this past week we have been under a strict 10 day quarantine, not able to leave the  house, nor are allowed visitors to make use of our time. Thankfully our time this past week was  filled up with “welcome week as well as being entertained by my host home....

Michael’s Story

There’s nothing scarier than entering into an unknown situation where you don’t know anyone or anything. The only thing that you can do is trust that the Lord will guide you through it because he was the one that placed you there in the first place. This situation...

Just the Beginning – Daniel’s Story

This is a story of a guy (me) named Daniel Roberts. Except it’s a story not really about me, it’s actually about God and His true and beautiful grace that He showed me. To explain we have to get to know me just a little bit. I am from Alaska, the great...

Abi’s Story

Outline Character: Me  Problem: seeks clarification on what ministry she should pursue  Guide: AT3  Plan: go to the UK for 9 weeks, immerse yourself in a different cultural context and push your faith to the extremes  CTA: apply for internship,...

AT3 Apprentice Stories

Written by Worthing based Apprentice, Alex Schubert. *Disclaimer: All names were changed to maintain privacy. “I thought about you guys often,” Millie said during our first time back at Beginner’s Bible Study. She was away with family and her...