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Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Today was nothing short of a miracle from God! If you're following this DR team, then you're probably also following the weather. Forecast here was 90% chance of thunderstorms--all day. Some reports said 100%. So we prepared for an unproductive day on the build sites, potentially setting us back a day to get the projects completed. However, would you believe we had ZERO rain?! Yes, nada! A sprinkle was felt once but that's it.
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Monday, October 3, 2016
The team is doing terrific after a first day of hard work! It started raining this afternoon, but didn't keep the 7 build teams from completing the concrete foundations of the new homes. They then draped a tarp over the newly poured foundations to keep the rain off as they dried. We're ready to stand walls tomorrow, as long as it's not raining too much.
The medical team saw 107 patients, while the eye team fitted 113 patients with eyeglasses, and 72...
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Sunday, October 2, 2016
This morning, our church-wide Dominican Republic mission team of 227 people left to answer the call on their lives to a week of ministry.
At this moment, most of the DR team has arrived, all with safe flights with the remainder arriving tonight and tomorrow. The weather has been great so far and we ask for continued prayers that it would remain clear to maximize our time on the field. Tomorrow, we will start our projects of building homes, offering medical, dental, and...
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Collectivley, there isn't a lot that Matt and Jamie haven't been through in their lives. But, when they connected with Northside, God recycled their pasts and have turned them both into connectors themselves.