Fun In The Son, Monday

What a difference a day makes! Driving 667 miles through four states with crazy drivers, we pulled onto Jekyll Island at 6:30 pm rather road weary and bleary-eyed. That was Sunday night. By Monday night, much had transpired.   Fun In The Son (FITS) is a vacation with friends, some...

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Bonfire!

  Last night we enjoyed a blazing bonfire for our second Wild Outrageous Wednesday. Indeed, it was outrageous…100+ degrees with marshmellows roasting over the open fire. Nice benefit: the chocolate bars were partially melted for touching a hot marshmellows! Very nice combination of flavor. 🙂 The lights on our basketball...

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Philadelphia Mission, Friday

We rolled back into the CPC parking lot about noon today.  Despite the holiday weekend, the traffic had flowed well… even 495 around Washington, DC!  Now that is the movement of God! I’m home.  Reviewing my pictures took less than five minutes.  Unlike many other mission projects, we have few...

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Philadelphia Mission, Thursday

We began our day with a listening prayer exercise. Each team member sought the Lord’s guidance for the morning’s work. We then regrouped by teams to share what clues we had received. The clues were our literal directions. We spread out through Philadelphia praying for many, offering donuts, Slim Jims,...

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Philadelphia Mission, Wednesday

The heat eased up today! We emerged for this mornings’ ministries to bright sunlight and cool temperatures. A few students had sweatshirts! Splanchnizomai. The Greek word meaning “to be moved deeply”… as in your gut. The morning’s devotional focused on Matt 9:35-36 (same passage as CPC’s service last Sunday)! This...

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Philadelphia Mission, Tuesday

  Prayer. All of yesterday was bathed in prayer. We began our day with meditation on several scripture passages. Students shared how the Lord spoke to them through the Word. Psalm 16.11, Ephesians 1.18, John 15:5, and Psalm 27:4. Morning work teams headed out to paint, clean and serve. Progress...

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TGE Day 3

We woke up, unfortunately at 7:45..well some woke up at 6:30…then we went to the mess hall to get bacon, eggs, pancakes, tater tots and chocolate milk. Then we went to the best program! We started with minute to win it- the kids had to spin banners around their arms....

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