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Current SLMs in Vietnam

Photo of Michael Gordon Michael Gordon Da Lat, Vietnam
Work Don Bosco Da Lat Da Lat Vietnam Home Sault Ste. Marie MI School Lake Superior State University

I want to learn to practice an active Catholicism and develop a dynamic faith and resolute conscience strengthened by a broader world view. I want to have an experience that will influence the way I prioritize my thoughts and actions throughout my adult life. I was drawn to the Salesian Lay Missioners because I have felt a unique connection with Saint John Bosco since I was very young; he was my confirmation saint.…

Photo of Ryan Griffin Ryan Griffin Da Lat, Vietnam
Home Abilene TX Work Don Bosco Da Lat Da Lat Vietnam School Franciscan University of Steubenville Blog: Visit Blog

St. Irenaeus described God’s glory best in his adage, “The glory of God is a human being fully alive.” Because I’m loved by God, I want to spread Christ’s joy. I’ve joined the Salesian Lay Missioners as an opportunity to grow in and spread Christ’s joy. Don Bosco, a Salesian priest and educator, lived the “Gospel of Joy” with the poor youth of Turin through his educational techniques and games.…

Photo of Brandon Pabst Brandon Pabst Da Lat, Vietnam
Work Don Bosco Da Lat Da Lat Vietnam Home Charlotte MI School Michigan State University Blog: Pardon my Vietnamese

Through the SLM program I would like to take a more active role in shaping the world around me and making a positive impact in the lives of others. During my time on mission I hope to set a good example and make lasting friendships as I learn more about the people and culture of Vietnam.

Photo of Nick Ynami Nick Ynami Da Lat, Vietnam
Work Don Bosco Da Lat Da Lat Vietnam Home Hayward CA School San Diego State University Website: Visit Blog

I believe that God has given and blessed me many talents and luxuries that I am always grateful for. I, however, want to make an impact in the world with the talents and privileges that God has given me. I am so thankful everyday for my many blessings, and hope through the Salesian Lay Missioners to share my blessing with others less fortunate, but also gain their blessings of happiness.…