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Cordele Dispatch Article on Nomads at Dooly Campground

3/26/2020
https://www.cordeledispatch.com/2020/03/25/nomads-take-over-dooly-campgrounds/

Project Cancellations related to Virus Containment

3/24/2020
The Nomads Board of Directors has cancelled all Nomads projects for periods 5 and 6 of 2020. Period 5 was to begin on March 30 and Period 6 was to begin on April 20, 2020. We have also cancelled the remainder of our Spring Disaster Rebuilding project work in Florida and Texas. We are praying for the health and safety of our medical personnel, and for all those around the world who've been impacted by the coronavirus. We are hopeful that we'll be returning to serve our United Methodist agencies ...

Disaster Rebuilding in Florida March 20, 2020

3/20/2020
This week we had a small team, Bill and Barb and Rodney and Tammy. We worked primarily at Dennis’s in hopes that we could finish his house. We built out the door installed last week so that it could be trimmed and baseboard molding installed around the door. We also installed brick molding on the exterior of the door. We caulked and painted the door, trim, and brick molding. We installed the bathroom transition strip. Doors seemed to be the task for our week. We removed Dennis’s kitchen entrance...

Texas Disaster Rebuilding March 20, 2020

3/20/2020
Nomads Disaster Rebuilding Mercedes, Texas Status Update – March 20, 2020   NOMADS have been working with the Rio Texas Conference of the UMC to repair and replace flood damaged homes in the area of Mercedes, Texas.   Although we have worked on several houses since the first of the year, our primary focus over the past three weeks has been the construction of a new three-bedroom house for a local family to replace a mobile home severely damaged by the floods.   With the able assistance of the ...

Prayers Needed for our Travelling Nomads

3/19/2020
Please join us as we lift up our fellow Nomads, those who are on projects or travelling home from projects, during this difficult time for our country and our world. May our Lord watch over each and every one as they travel to be with family. 

Board of Directors 2020 Openings

3/15/2020
ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS OPENINGS   It is again that time of year to think about a different way you can be the hands and feet of Jesus.  Service on the NOMADS Board of Directors is another way you can serve.  The two 2020 positions to be filled via election are:  A.  Member at large B.  South Central Jurisdictional Representative.  Qualifications to seek a Board of Directors position include at least two years of active membership and completion of at least five projects or ...

Florida Rebuilding Continues March 15, 2020

3/15/2020
Florida Rebuilding Report Week ending 3/14/2020 Last Friday we had to say goodbye to Lisa and Mark. They stayed and helped us an extra week and we so appreciate their hard work and extra time on our Florida rebuilding. Saturday we welcomed Tammy and Rodney to their first week in the Keys. We transitioned leadership to them over the course of this week. We made sure they were familiar with the homes currently in progress. This week we worked at five houses. At Dennis’s house we installed his new ...

Disaster Rebuilding Continues in Florida March 6, 2020

3/8/2020
Florida Rebuilding Report Week of 03/06/2020 We had another busy and productive week in the Keys. Friday we had to say goodbye to Sue and we wish her safe travels. The weekend weather was uncooperative but some of the team did get to go to Key West and ride bikes and see the sights on Friday. Then Saturday we welcomed Reid and Anita and Barb and Bill to the team. We started the work week with Lisa and Barb spending part of each morning completing the drywall finishing at Atlantis. All that is ...

Annual Membership Dues are due March 31, 2020

3/6/2020
Yes, it's time to pay your annual dues, Nomads! Please login and click on "Dues-Membership Status" to see when you last paid yours, and when they are due. You can also pay with a credit card there, or mail a check to the NOMADS, P.O. Box 9066, Hot Springs Village, AR 71910. 

Murphy Harpst Newsletter Article on NOMADS

3/4/2020
Our thanks to Jim and Mary Jo Reeves for sharing the latest newsletter from Murphy Harpst, with a focus article on the Nomads. Click on link below to view it.  https://www.dropbox.com/s/t4djttp1bj1wp0c/MH_Newsletter_2020-Winter_v10_spread.pdf?dl=0

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