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Haiti trip, Day 6

Today was a good day down here, cooler than earlier this week, only 90 with a nice breeze. The enrichment classes have been progressing well all week.  After the normal grind at VOH, the newbies and I got a tour of the Food for the Poor facility, despite them cleaning up for the...
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Haiti trip, Day 5

This is my first trip to Haiti, and my first time writing the Haiti newsletter… but I understand I should start out with this even though I don’t know what it means;)… I U E It is Wednesday evening 8:30 PM at Hope House. We just finished our eveni...
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Haiti trip, day 4

Three women from The Sanctuary are on a missions trip to Haiti this week. Their team, which includes 14 people from Illinois and Virginia, will be sending an e-mail update each day on what is happening during the trip. A different member of the team writes the e-mail each day....
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Haiti trip, Day 3

Three women from The Sanctuary are on a missions trip to Haiti this week. Their team, which includes 14 people from Illinois and Virginia, will be sending an e-mail update each day on what is happening during the trip. A different member of the team writes the e-mail each day....
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Haiti trip, day 1 and 2

Three women from The Sanctuary are on a missions trip to Haiti this week. Their team, which includes 14 people from Illinois and Virginia, will be sending an e-mail update each day on what is happening during their trip. A different member of the team writes the e-mail each day....
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Good Works projects

The Good Works team returned on Saturday from an amazing week in Athens, Ohio. We showed you some of their “survival” skills on Tuesday. Now, it’s time to see some of their projects. The group of 28 adults and children who were part of the Good Works team will...
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The “Survivors” return

They’re back! You might have heard about their adventure. But now it’s time to meet the cast of: Survivor: Athens 28 people. 6 nights. 1 bathroom. Who survived? Meet the brave volunteers from the Good Works Missions Trip. During their week together, they repaired a...
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“Postcard” from Good Works

Twenty-eight people from The Sanctuary are in Athens, Ohio, this week on a missions trip with Good Works, Inc. They will be helping people in the impoverished area near the Appalachian Mountains with home repairs, while they spread the love of Jesus. I asked The Sanctuary’s...
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Help for Haiti

When you think of what might happen during a missions trip to Haiti, the first thing that pops to mind is probably rebuilding roads, homes and buildings. But when three women from The Sanctuary travel to Haiti this month, they will be using their hands to help rebuild Haiti in a...
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On a mission

In less than two weeks, 10 families from The Sanctuary will be packing up their cars, loading up the kids and heading out together on a summer road trip. It will be a bonding experience, for sure. But they aren’t vacationing at the beach or planning hikes in the mountains....
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