Just because we are not on a mission trip, doesn’t mean we can do mission work.
This mission trip has been one of my favorites by far. People tend to only look down on Detroit, but it’s actually such a cool city. Being able to explore Detroit and spread kindness around the community really opened my eyes this week. I learned a lot about myself and the people around me. IfContinue reading “Our Week in Review | Youth”
As our Motown Mission comes to an end, and I reflect on the week, my head is exploding with “s” words… 😥SWEATY – our service work was almost all manual labor, outside while wearing pants, jeans, khakis, scrubs, but NO yoga pants! ☀️SUNNY – for a season that has had more rain than Seattle andContinue reading “Our week in Review | Adult”
We should be home by noon today!
Detroit has been my 4th mission trip and I can say it has been a blast. The hard work we’ve done throughout this week was tough to get through but well worth it in the end. All of us powered through together and ended up bonding once again. Today was the last work day andContinue reading “Last Day!!”
4️⃣ observations on day 4️⃣! 1️⃣ Expectations often need to be adjusted. This does not mean lowering your standards, but it does mean adjusting the expectations based on the situation, facts, and circumstances. I enjoy lawn mowing and love, love, love the clean crisp lines of freshly mowed grass, especially on a nice diagonal perpendicularContinue reading “Day 4 Reflections”
This morning we woke up at about 7:10 am then we went down stairs and started are day. We were working with the founders of Resource Community Devlopment Corporation Ada and Arthur. Ian, Tyler, Mr. Burhenn , Mrs. Lindsey, Arthur and I weed whacked and mowed a giant open yard. There were weeds everywhere andContinue reading “Day 4 | Thursday”
Hump day on GCC HS Mission trip was full of life lessons… 😴 Sleep – is does a body good. Just like you put your oxygen mask in before you help others on a plane, you have to take care of yourself so you can help care for others. We slept in just a bitContinue reading “Day 3 Review from Lindsey”