Laura Mark

Campus Missionary, Concordia University
laura.mark@cco.ca
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I was born in the most beautiful province in this country, Prince Edward Island – in the city of Charlottetown – as part of a loving family of four. I went to church on Sundays with my family, and to Catholic events with my friends, but my faith was never my own.

At a Steubenville conference, I heard a speaker say that God saw my face when he was on the cross. I didn’t understand why Jesus would care about someone unimportant like me. During adoration shortly afterwords, I had an experience where I heard God’s voice saying, “I love you, now and forever”. I had never felt this immense, powerful, and overwhelming sense of love that came from a personal relationship with God.

I first experienced CCO on the WYD mission to Poland where I realized that CCO’s core values were also MY core values. I came to know Christ by people investing in me, and this mirrored the missionary heart of the movement. The universities are where we can leave the biggest impact!

I will be joining the team at Concordia University in Montréal, Québec, this year as a campus missionary. I’m super excited to go out and meet the students that have fallen away from their faith and bring them back to the fullness of our faith. I’m excited to be a spiritual “first responder” for the students in Montréal.

ONGOING PRAYER REQUESTS

Please pray for the students I will be reaching out to this year and for the success of my support raising this summer.

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