Check out this story about the house our NOMADS Disaster Rebuilding team has been working on this week (April 23-27, 2012) near Haleyville, Alabama: http://northalabamaumc.org/news/detail/1130 One of our team members reported "We started Monday and now have a little over half of the drywall up and the taping and mudding done in the three bedrooms. We have really enjoyed getting to know this family, and Tommy has provided us with several organ concerts. Several of the team members worked at...
Mt. Eagle Retreat Center is hosting the semiannual NOMADS board meeting, April 23-25th, in Clinton, Arkansas, at the Retreat and Conference Center. NOMADS board members from around the county will meet to discuss the mission and business of the United Methodist NOMADS. Please pray for our leadership this week. And thank you to Lu Harding and staff at Mt. Eagle for hosting our group. The NOMADS office will be closed this week, as our Program Administrator will be attending the board meeting. ...
Hosting agencies, if you are planning and praying for a NOMADS team during the latter part of 2012, now is the time to get your project application in to the NOMADS office. Please click on REQUEST HELP and follow the instructions for making application in 2012.
NOMADS, please log in and check out the latest quarterly newsletter, under the heading Newsletters - Current Year. Thanks so much to Linda Fielder, for doing such a great job for us with our quarterly newsletters!
Several of our hosting agencies have already applied, and so we have posted several winter-spring 2013 projects for signups. New projects will be added weekly, as they are received and processed. NOMADS, are you ready to sign up for 2013 yet?
There's a great article in the January 26, 2012 issue of Winter Texan Times magazine. Click on the link below and then click on ONLINE EDITIONS, and then 2011-2012 season. www.wintertexantimes.com
Congratulations to John and Joyce Williams, our NOMADS who've been selected as the Good Sam Club's 2011 RVers of the year, for their work in a number of ministries while travelling in their RV. Login to view Highways magazine article, under Recent News for NOMADS.
If you've been waiting to join a team NOMADS, now's your opportunity as we've opened ALL of our projects in 2012 to signups, even if there is not a leader in place. Login to the member's area and use the project signup software, or email or call the NOMADS office for assistance.
Please pray for our Disaster Rebuilding Revolving teams in Haleyville, AL and Vandemere, NC, which will begin February 20 and 27, 2012, respectively. Currently, in Haleyville, 47 one-week slots have been filled over a 14 week period. In Vandemere, 47 one-week slots have also been filled over the 11 week period. Please pray for homeowners, that they will feel God’s love and presence. And pray for safety and wisdom for our leadership and teams, in completing the tasks assigned. Pray for the ...
Info about the volunteer hours donated by NOMADS in 2011 is now available for NOMADs in the Member's Area, under the heading Member Resources.