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Act Five is a 7+ month Christian gap year program filled with adventure, travel, service, learning and mentorship. Experience all this in a close-knit and locally rooted community as you discover who you are, why your Christian faith matters, where you are going next, and how you want to engage in the world around you.

Through ACT FIVE You Can...

  • Discover future pathways
  • Deepen your faith and relationship with God
  • Explore outside your comfort zone
  • 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 southern Texas with World Renew's Disaster Response Services.

Visit Pittsburgh and participate in the Jubilee Conference.

Learn from Indigenous communities, including time on First Nations reserves throughout Ontario.

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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