FBC PURCELL, OKLAHOMA
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOLS
JINOTEGA, NICARAGUA JULY 3-10
|Plus James, Leo &
|The TEAM on the last night, blurry you say?
|Shelly's Team...This day we were told to expect
180 kids between 2 VBS. Actually.... there were
|Alex, Connor, Shelton, Kellar, Sally
and Charlie! These were hard
workers and never backed down.
They asked me to join them for UNO
& I tried to explain about going to
bed early. Kellar told me to 'suck it
up!,' and I did. And won 2 games to
his 1. Last year I won at SPOONS.
One day they'll learn I'm a game
|View from the porch. I helped prepare
the snacks by opening a million
packages of cookies and duming into
trash bags (clean ones) and get the
Nica ladies to make koolaid. I couldn't
get through the crowd so I snuck
around back, there has to be a back
door, right? Except there was a man
asleep in a hammock. I called 'hola,
hola,' but he didn't wake. I tiptoed past
him, up the stairs, waving at family as I
passed by, to get to the porch.
|Hallalue, Hallalue, Hallalue, Hallaluejah!
|Though each team differed from one another in some
presentations, the them was the Salvation Colors - black (sin),
gold (heaven), white (purity), red (blood) & green (growth).
|We're in a house today. You
never know where you'll be
but we were assured of going
around the mountains!
|Susie's Team... There were always packed
churches or houses, no matter the weather!
|Brian had quite a few new experiences
this week - especially preaching for the
first time, and at a moments notice.
|Michelle's Team... each team separated
the momma's from the VBS kids, to preach
to separately. There were 46 in the
|Over 1500 kids and adults heard the
GOSPEL of JESUS CHRIST, many
accepting Him as their Lord and
Savior! Have you?
|Shelly sharing with the
|Handing out candy and
tracks to the kids, rice to
|EVERYONE looked forward to
suppertime, eating Nica food!
|Thank you to Trinity Baptist, Bartlesville, OK
for providing the books of John & Romans to
be used and given out! Thanks also to World
Missionary Press that provide bible tracts
that are given to everyone we meet!
|Alex & myself groovin out as
our volunteer koolade
maker tries to get away!
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