Mission: Unaccomplished, Part 1
“Mission: Unaccomplished, Part 1,” an Adventures in Odyssey Club exclusive, is episode #743 of the Adventures in Odyssey audio series. It was written by Kathy Buchanan, and was originally released on May 1, 2014.
The Parker family journeys to Kenya excited to help the local children, but quickly find their big plans changed by injuries and surprises.
- Would you ever want to travel to a foreign country on a mission trip?
- Where would you want to go and why?
- Why might it be beneifical to go on a mission's trip as a family?
- Discuss the Parker's adventure. What do you think will happen next?
- Are you familiar with the work of Compassion International? Talk about the idea of child sponsorship. Is this something your family might be able to do?
- How does it feel to learn about challenges facing people in other cultures?
- What are three things children in other countries don't have that we can take for granted?
Heard in episode
|Michael (b)||Kwesi Boakye|
|David Parker||Marc Evan Jackson|
|Matthew Parker||Zach Callison|
|Eva Parker||Amanda Troop|
|Olivia Parker||Kelly Stables|
|Camilla Parker||Michaela Dean|
- Two of the crafts in the Web Quest can be found here and here.
- One of the activities in the Web Quest can be found here.
- The featured charity for this adventure is Compassion International
- This episode takes place away from Odyssey: Episodes That Take Place Away from Odyssey
- Matthew's Fly Mall catalogue is a reference to SkyMall.
- David jokes that he is running "Extreme Makeover: Hut Edition" , a reference to the Extreme Makeover: Home Edition series on television.
David Parker: Extreme Makeover: Hut Edition, coming right up!
David Parker: <Eva puts a cast on his arm> Ya-ha-how!!! I said I wasn't ready!