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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 ...

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

Florida Rebuilders Weekly Report Feb 28, 2020

3/1/2020
Florida Rebuilding Report February 21-28 2020 Friday we had to say goodbye to Dan and Virgie as they headed back north and off of the islands. They did a great job leading the NOMADS rebuilding efforts in the Keys and we thank them for their sharing their servant hearts. Sunday the NOMADS were responsible for the “sermon” portion of the service and Lisa, Sue and Anne did a great job sharing the NOMADS story and the joy of being the hands and feet of Jesus to people in need. The questions and ...

Disaster Rebuilding continues in Texas Feb 21, 2020

2/21/2020
TX DR report week of 02/17/2020 - 02/20/2020   We said goodbye to the Russells, and welcomed Harry Voris back, so the teamwork once again this week was awesome! At Carla’s home, the team finished the flooring, wiring, and the finish trim. Last week, we were flooring at the same time we were hanging doors which messes up the new floors, so this week we had to really clean the floors. We would have preferred to wait on the floors until the doors were done, but with so many hands …   We are ...

Independent Sector Values Volunteer Hours at $25.43 per Hour

2/20/2020
https://independentsector.org/news-post/new-value-volunteer-time-2019/

Project Video from Cornerstone in Tampa

2/16/2020
span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica",sans-serif; color:#333333">Check out the fun video done by Aden Wertz on their recent project for Cornerstone Family Ministries in Tampa: https://youtu.be/ibvL37xlXro  

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