What Goes Around Comes Around

March 31st, 2014 by in Blogs, The Latest

March 31, 2014- Over the years at Camp Restore, I have met volunteers who are brothers, sisters, moms, dads and other extended family members of previous volunteers. But, as common as this has become in my life, meeting Earl Sires and learning how he came to live in NOLA took me by surprise.

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Family By Choice

December 22nd, 2012 by in Blogs, The Latest

December 22, 2012- Well, it’s the time of the year when we wish each other Merry Christmas, shop and make plans to celebrate Christ’s birth with our family and friends. In my family there are a lot of people we consider family, but are not related to us. We like to call them “family by choice”.

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Making Friends and Fellowship in Plaquemines

October 18th, 2012 by in Blogs, The Latest

What started as a rough and sad week ended with new friends sharing Christian fellowship, hard work, tears, laughter and thanks to God. Now if that’s not church, I don’t know what is!

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God’s Work Is Never Done

July 31st, 2012 by in Blogs, The Latest

It’s been seven years since Hurricane Katrina and there is still lots of work to be done in New Orleans. Camp Restore alone has a waiting list of three hundred houses, with more requests coming in every week!

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New Creation and New Life

June 28th, 2012 by in Blogs, The Latest

We are spending each day in restoration. We are restoring the city, restoring community, and in the process, we are the ones being restored.

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Set Upon The Rock

June 21st, 2012 by in Blogs, The Latest

As work continues to be done here, we need to remember that God has set our feet upon the rock and given us a firm place to stand.

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Festival Season in New Orleans

May 20th, 2012 by in Blogs, The Latest

There is a lot going on in NOLA at this time of the year. I know many of you were happy to see the holiday season end, but it feels never ending here. Spring time in NOLA means Festival Season.

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