Breton comes to GOAT all the way from Chicago, Illinois. Not only is he our first ever intern from Chicago, he’s our sweatiest intern – he rides his bike everywhere. Breton has one more year before he graduates from Moody Bible Institute with a degree in Biblical Studies and music.
This blog post took me a while to write. I started over, and started over and realized I would never be able to write everything that I truly felt. Everything that grows encounters change. Plants, people, organizations – all change as they grow. And often times, we as humans don’t like change. Over five years […]
Not even halfway through our planning session for our 2015 fall break trip – our Adventure Team had an epiphany. They realized that we were going on a serious rock climbing trip and that meant they needed to get serious about rock climbing – it was time to start training. We climb nearly every week […]
Christmas comes twice a year at GOAT. You know that feeling of Christmas eve as a kid – nervous anticipation of what might be the best day of the year. We still get that feeling around Christmas, but around GOAT, we also get that feeling every year in mid-May when our new team of summer interns […]
Our Adventure Team is always looking for a challenge. This day it was a particularly tricky downed tree in DuPont State Forest, North Carolina. Check out an outtake from Max’s attempts on our instagram feed Always looking for a challenge (instagram)
Three years ago we started a group mentoring program called an “Adventure Team” as a way to develop middle and high school boys as leaders among their peers and to give them a way to earn a job at GOAT. Learn more about the Program and meet Mikey – our first Jr Guide to come […]
Last week marked the end of our fifth full summer here at GOAT. Over the next few months, we’ll be sharing a lot of really fun and exciting stories from our summer program. It’s constantly humbling to all of us at GOAT each time we pause and look around at how many of you support […]