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Early October Partner Letter

This is a late September, early October addition of our monthly partner letter. You can expect another mid-late October. Louisiana Flood Relief Work We have been blessed to be a part of the cleanup and recovery efforts in and around Lafayette, LA from August 21-September 22. We have been working with Our Savior’s Church

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August Partner Letter

Louisiana Flooding As we watch the news coverage of the recent flooding in Louisiana, our hearts are torn knowing how difficult this time is for so many. We also know the hope that the future holds. Our desire is to be an ever present help in time of need. We

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Louisiana Flooding

It’s impossible to watch the news without hearing stories about what is going on in Louisiana with the recent flooding. Some are calling it the 500 year flood. It has been said to be the worst natural disaster since Super Storm Sandy in 2012. With tens of thousands of homes

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Serve Tulsa

What is Serve Tulsa? Because we are not able to work in disasters every day of the year we are asked one question more than any other. The one question we are asked is what we do when we are not in a disaster helping? The answer to that question has always

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July Partner Letter

June Travels We had a great time on the road through the month of June. We were able to meet with partners, partner churches, friends, and family. We had the opportunity to share our ministry passion with many new friends we met along the way.  Here are some trip highlights:

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May 2016

Tulsa Tornado Round II April 26 we saw our second tornado in the Tulsa area. This one was smaller, an EF-1, and a bit closer to our home, passing only a mile south of us. Thankfully there were only minor injuries. It caused some small structural damage.  Once again we

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April Partner Letter

Tulsa Tornado On March 30, 2016 an EF-2 tornado blazed a 20 mile path from North Tulsa through Owasso and finally lifting in Valley Park, causing 7 injuries and damaging several homes and businesses. Being only 7 miles north of where we live, we were given the unique ability to

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January Update!

From a Director’s Heart “For everything there is a season…”- Ecclesiastes 3:1. This scripture has been resonating in me for a few months now. We are in a different season! As you know, Dara and I are expecting our first baby in March. In September, we became associate pastors at

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Meet Jason Schneider

Disaster Relief Coordinator, Abiding Word Church, Sterling, IL I did not grow up attending church; no one in my family did really. I attended church a few times a year with my wife when she would ask me to go with her. I enjoyed going with her and listening to

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#GivingTuesday

Make your money and voice count this year! Did you enjoy the deals on Black Friday or Cyber Monday? Don’t let the holiday spirit end there; participate in Giving Tuesday, too! Giving Tuesday was started in 2012 as a way to harness the potential of social media and generosity of

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