Your seeds of support are helping to yield an abundant harvest of healings and life-changing experiences among A/U Ranches and DiscoveryBound participants. The stories we receive are touching and meaningful, and at the heart of each is absolute proof that our programs are effectively accomplishing Adventure Unlimited’s mission of “Opening Windows to God.”
FINDING HER PLACE IN A LOVING, SUPPORTIVE AND JUDGMENT-FREE ENVIRONMENT
NLC teen experiences true friendship, healing and a sense of belonging with her class.
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GRATITUDE FOR COMPASS COMMUNITY
DiscoveryBound program brings together teens exploring Christian Science.
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DECLARING THE TRUTH DURING HALF MARATHON
Teenage camper’s exclamation of the Truth transforms his experience from fear to joy.
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A teen receives immediate help from her DB National Leadership Council network.
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Loved and Supported as a Teen and Adult
A 20s/30s adult who loved DiscoveryBound Outreach activities as a teen embraces a new DB community.
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Prepared for Life
Away from the A/U Ranches for several years, a former camper returns as a staff member and reconnects with a sense of home and an understanding of Christian Science.
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Calm Replaces Fear While Caving
A CIT reaches out to her program head for support in overcoming a fear of small spaces – and is healed.
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Healing in the Heights
Support from her classmates and class leaders help an NLC teen overcome panic during a steep climb.
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From Questions to Clarity
Unsure about the truth of Christian Science, a teen navigating the Compass program emerges with a clear message: to be a healer.
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Teen Discovers in Himself the Person He Wants to Be
A caring chapter worker and church member helps a young man see his worth – and it changes his life.
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Finding Her Voice
A teen rises above a disadvantaged background and, supported by her National Leadership Council mentor, embraces confidence and a joyful future.
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Following and Rejoicing, Without Limitation
A teen feels God’s guidance at camp and takes it back home to a new school.
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Revealing the Servant Leader Within
Moving outside her comfort zone far from home, a teen discovers her innate leadership qualities – and healing – in a strong peer community.
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The Blessings of Choosing to Engage
A weekend event opens up opportunities for supportive peer connections and spiritual growth for one teen.
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Rise Up and Bike!
A teen camper overcomes her fears – and finds healing – on a mountain biking trail, through joy and love.
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Standing Solidly in Truth
Step by step, a teen with an ankle injury discovers the spiritual freedom that comes from leaning on God.
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A Life-Changing Summer
In just four weeks at camp, a teen and his family find their lives transformed.
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A young man is embraced in a community of love and lifted out of an injury-induced depression.
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Love’s Everlasting Arms
Staff and campers witness, quickly and decisively, that no challenge is too great for God.
An eager young man in the Horsemanship program learns to let go of restricting fears and to harness the joy and confidence of Truth, Life and Love.
The Blessings of a Loving Community
A group of Ohio teens demonstrate how DiscoveryBound Outreach is more than just a fun time.
Unified Through Service and Prayer
The National Leadership Council builds a culture of servant leadership that stays with students long after graduation.
Being a Healer in the World, But Not of the World
In serving, a teen discovers a spiritual foundation for global prayer.
Learning to Express, Not Impress
Fear and a sense of personal accomplishment give way to joy and freedom over a ski weekend.
Recognizing God’s Control
Immediate prayer brings a quick healing when a camper is thrown from a horse.
Growing Closer to God
A student in the National Leadership Council learns flexibility, trust and the beauty of quiet prayer during her Adventure Trip.
Discovering a Sense of Belonging and Worth
Formerly bullied and friendless, a teen finds acceptance and love in Adventure Unlimited’s programs.
From Skiing to Biking, Love Triumphs
A teen finds a supportive group of friends, and healing, in two Adventure Unlimited programs.
Seeking… and Finding
A camper’s searching questions are brought home one evening in the presence of his prayerful counselor.
Adventure Unlimited Foundation, serving DiscoveryBound and the A/U Ranches, is the fundraising arm of Adventure Unlimited, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.