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Act Five is an 8 month Christian gap year program filled with adventure, travel, service, learning, and mentorship. Experience all of this in a close-knit and locally rooted community as you figure out together where you are going next, why your faith matters, and how you want to live in the world.

Through ACT FIVE You Can...

  • Figure out future pathways
  • Deepen your faith and knowledge of scripture
  • Form lasting relationships with peers and mentors
  • Earn University credits Course Info
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Program Highlights

Live, eat and worship together in a community home in downtown Hamilton.

A nine-day canoe trip, winter camping trip and spring backpacking trip with Coldwater Canada to frame the year.

A variety of field placements among Hamilton businesses, non-profit organizations, and trades.

A month in Zambia with EduDeo Ministries OR in the Southern US / Central America with another partner (details coming soon).

Visit Pittsburgh and participate in the Jubilee Conference.

Learn from Indigenous communities, including a week with Ohsweken Baptist Church on the Six Nations reserve.

Join the Journey

Slow down and make space to find real answers you can put into practice .

It’s not just ideas that form us. It’s what we do, who we spend time with, the places we hang out, and the habits we form. ACT FIVE is about preparing for your future while growing as a disciple of Jesus right now.

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