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Branch Out: Telica Nicaragua 2016 Planning Meeting

 Who remembers Dixon?

Who remembers Dixon?

9th Mission Trip to Telica! January 2016 - Let's Do This!

Next Planning Meeting: January 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the East Rochester United Methodist Church. Get the word out!

All supporters, church representatives, and potential travelers are invited and ENCOURAGED to attend. We can conference call people in for folks who live out of the area.

Have you joined our Facebook group yet? What's holding you back? Join at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/246618862176973/

Have you started praying for this January 2016 trip yet? YOU SHOULD! Join me by adding this vital mission and ministry to your daily prayers.

Have you offered to lead a presentation at a local church? My promotional power point from the January 2014 trip is now shared with you and easy to download. Find it at: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1v-jNgCgdEDQIF4Ox28UQKcqs7_a6UJYwvVReUIP_Fxk/edit?usp=sharing        

The more churches we have on board supporting us with prayer, finances, helpers, and missionaries ... the better! Also, please share this promotional presentation with church who have helped us in the past. Let's follow up with our thanks!

Is anyone feeling called to lead the Bible School team? the construction team? I'm planting seeds here, people. Pray about it. 

Timeline:

  • Fall, Winter, Spring: fund raising towards our $15,000 goal
  • Spring: planning
  • July 1, 2015: $500 deposit and photocopy of Passport required for travelers
  • September 1, 2015: fund raising goal deadline, Go / No Go decision. Balance of trip expenses required
  • October: reservations finalized
  • December 6, 2015: packing party, dish to pass dinner, and commissioning worship
  • January 1, 2016 - January 11, 2016: Telica Mission Trip
  • January 31, 2016: dish to pass dinner, picture sharing, and distribution of promotional presentation

Start collecting children's clothing and school supplies!

What have we missed?

Earlier Event: January 13
Leadership Team
Later Event: January 25
Grow Deep: Dish-to-Pass Winter Lunch