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Hello Mission Partners!

Hello Mission Partners!   What an incredible work day we had yesterday!  We had a slight setback on our roofing project due to rain and wind that blew the tarp off of the roof on our worksite Monday night, leaving even more water damage in Miss Paulette’s home. Fortunately, there is much work to be…

Good Morning From Tennessee!

Good morning from Tennessee! I am pretty sure all of the chaperones and students slept very well last night!  Yesterday, we headed out to our work site right outside of Knoxville and were able to work most of the day re-roofing our soon-to-be residents home.  To say this home needs a lot of work, is…

Greetings from Seymour, TN!

Greetings from Seymour, TN! We got in a little late last night to the King’s Academy in Seymour, TN  but made it just in time for evening worship, room assignments and pizza!  Our team will be heading out to our job site with our leader,  Ashley, this morning, after a big southern breakfast in the…

Meet up with the Mission Team

Dear St. Mary’s, I am so excited to meet up with the Mission Team in East Tennessee on Sunday night, June 8th.  We’ll be sweatin’ and servin’ on rooftops in the Appalachians in the name of Jesus Christ!  Please join me in prayer as we seek to do the Lord’s will on this incredible journey. …

Welcome to St. Mary’s Blog!

See how very much our Father loves us, for he calls us his children,and that is what we are! But the people who belong to this world don’t recognize that we are God’s children because they don’t know him. 1 John 3:1-2 Matthew West wrote a song based on the above verses.  Hail Mary, our…

Pentecost Picnic

This is what it’s all about – friends, family, food, and faith! A huge thank you to everyone who was able to come out. Special thanks to Gavin and Jeri, along with Morgan and Cody, for loading and unloading their pickup truck with all our food and supplies.

St. Mary’s Music Series – September 29th, 2013

This was the kickoff concert for the season featuring Dr. Claudio Jaffe, cello, Joanne Nelson, piano, and Mr. Brian McNiff, tenor…  The audio of the concert can be streamed from this link: http://www.thomaswinter.com/music/Concert%209-30-13.mp3 -tw

SYATP – See You at the Pole

See You at the Pole (SYATP) is an annual gathering of Christian students of all ages at a flagpole in front of their local school for prayer, scripture-reading and hymn-singing, during the early morning before school starts. The American SYATP events occur on every fourth Wednesday of September. This annual gathering began in 1990. It has grown by word of…