Our Projects

Oct
1

Jenny & Don’s Fall ’09 & Spring/Summer ’10 Itinerary

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[caption id="attachment_330" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Looking NW"][/caption] What have we been doing since mid May? We sold our Eden Prairie house in March so we are and have been, what the RV world referr to as, "Full-Timers".  We have established a base of operations in South Dakota on the farm where I grew ... Continue

May
21

West Florida Teen Challenge Boy’s Ranch

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To God is all the "Glow"ry. Jenny and I thank God every day for giving us the opportunity to serve at the places we do.  Again, April's project at Teen Challenge, proved to be an absolute thrill to be there and be involved in helping this incredible ministry in our small way.  TC is ... Continue

Apr
8

H.E.A.R.T. What an Experience! II

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[caption id="attachment_290" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Vance and Jake repairing solar heating unit on the kitchen roof. We repaired three units (two others on the shower houses) that had been damaged by frozen broken pipes."][/caption]                 [caption id="attachment_291" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Jake and Don rebuilding/repairing fence around one of the goat pastures.Marlene and Jenny painting ... Continue

Apr
8

H.E.A.R.T. What an Experience!

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H.E.A.R.T. is a place where missionaries come to be trained before they go to third world counties.  The simulated under-developed coutry village and farm is quiet an experience.   Not unlike most of our projects we work, H.E.A.R.T was again an inspiration.  March was our second tome at HEART, the first was February ... Continue

Mar
1

Life for Youth Camp Work for us Ends

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 Life for Youth Camp kept all 28 SOWERS busy the whole time.  The administration and staff here are just great and well organized as to the various projects to be completed by us.  The time goes by way to quickly.  Maybe it is a factor of age.?.?    [caption id="attachment_238" align="alignleft" width="300"] ... Continue

Feb
16

Now at Life for Youth Camp in Vero Beach

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We are now in Vero Beach at Life for Youth Camp http://www.lifeforyouthcamp.com/ and have completed our first week of work here.              Jenny and several of the other ladies are cleaning and doing painting and repairs to all the 23 cabins at the camp.            [caption id="attachment_221" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Water Slide at Life for ... Continue

Feb
5

Chance to Serve at Missionary Flights International

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Last year while working at Life for Youth Camp, http://www.lifeforyouthcamp.com/   , Jenny and I became acquainted with some missionaries who work at Missionary Flights International, www.MissionaryFlights.org .  Missionary Flights International is a private non-profit service to Christian missions serving in Haiti, the Dominican Republic and the Bahamas. Established in 1964, ... Continue

Feb
2

Samaritan Center for Boys and Families

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       We have completed our work project at Samaritan Center for Boys. The boys bathroom is almost done, just needs painting. The boys are very happy with it! The boys residence homes are looking bright and clean and the house parents are extremely grateful for the help.             We can’t believe how fast ... Continue

Jan
16

Samaritan Center for Boys and Families 01/09-1

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What a ministry they have here at Samaritan Home for Boys and Families in Stuart, FL.  www.samaritanhouseforboys.com  Jesus Christ is in the center of all activities.  The boys are on a point system where they learn the consequences of their actions, both the positive and the negative.  The feed back ... Continue

Jan
14

We made it to Florida for our SOWERs 2009 season!

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Just a quick update on our journey from Minnesota to Flordia and our work project so far. We traveled a total of 2156 miles to our 1st work project at Stuart, Fl., the Samaritan Center for Boys. It is really a blessing to interact with the boys here. There are 11 boys form ... Continue