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We've just completed our first 3 week project for New Hope UMC in North Adams, Massachusetts, and now the second 3 week team is on site during period 10. Check out the local newspaper article on this church and NOMADS involvement by clicking on the link below: http://www.iberkshires.com/story/57880/New-Hope-United-Methodist-Church-Renovating-State-Street-Structure-.html
Click on the link below to view the newspaper article on our NOMADS team working on Foreman First UMC in Arkansas, period 7 (May 2018). /files/pagefiles/www/little+river+news+article+july+2018.pdf
Click on the link below to view the Messenger newsletter from Richmond, Missouri, with focus on NOMADS Jay and Beth Hicks. /files/websites/www/nomads+in+the+messenger.pdf
Recent project evaluations included some great comments from the Pastors or Directors of the churches or agencies for whom we had projects this summer. Here are a few of their comments about their NOMADS teams: "The work was wonderful! The workers were cheerful and very dedicated to their projects. The work went very smoothly and the end product is exceptional. Professional all the way." "The Nomads were a great help to us at Camp. The time and effort that they put into each project was such ...
From the May Newsletter at Hinton Rural Life Center in Hayesville, NC: Hinton Center was happy to host the UMC NOMADS for three weeks during April and May. The NOMADS did far too many projects at Hinton to list them all individually, but their work included painting and repairs in Sells Cottage, Patterson Cottage and Bideaux Hermitage, and work on a new office in the Administration Building. Much of their time was spent working on our new Lakeside Worship Center, where they built a deck, ...
Our NOMADS are moving from period 7 projects to period 8 commitments, or back home or to other locales, so please include them in your prayers this weekend.
After 8 weeks in Hattiesburg we are now going home for the summer. The time here has been a wonderful experience. Not only have we been the hands and feet for the Lord but we have been with old friends and have met new ones. The teams have worked on at least 6 homes since we have been here. R3SM is a fantastic agency to work under. A.big thank you to Oak Grove United Methodist Church for letting us stay in their parking lot and making us feel like part of their family. It was a blessing to meet ...
Check out the link below to see the recent Michigan get-together at Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat Center. https://facebook.com/332390590293418/photos/?tab=album&album_id=839713029561169
Baton Rouge DR Weekly Report May 7-10, 2018 Week 9 of Baton Rouge DR started with the return of Max and Anne; and Mark and Lisa. The team will be pushing hard to get Richard and Sandy’s home completed in our last two weeks here. Monday bedroom 1 was ready for paint and part of the team started painting ceilings in the bedroom, bath, and walk-in closet. As will happen, the extra moisture from the paint caused one seam of ceiling tape to pull and some minor repair was needed. The remainder of...
Baton Rouge DR Weekly Report 4/30 - 5/3/2018 Friday morning 04/27 started with staying goodbye to Hilary and Mike, as well as Paula and Ken. These were new NOMADS with Baton Rouge being their first project. We hope to see them on future projects. Gene and Carolyn also departed this morning. Thanks to both of you for your great leadership the past several weeks. With smaller teams scheduled the last three weeks of the Spring DR project here, Stel, Carol and Dave decided to return to Ren ...