Category Archives: New Orleans Mission Blog 2012

Follow our members as they return to New Orleans to continue their important efforts to restore this great city!


Sole Sisters and the faces of the NOLA Mission Trip

So yesterday, as I was idly watching everyone get ready, I said, randomly, “Claudia, you are losing your sole”. She turned to  look at me and, as she believed I was commenting on her “soul”, she asked a little confusedly, “what?” … Continue reading

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Passing the Baton

It hardly seems possible that we have finished our stint of work at the Hope St. site, but here we are at the end of our last work day.  Our Ohio/Michigan/Wisconson folks are gone.  The RI contingent is all that … Continue reading

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Hump Day…

You know, that day when all of a sudden you realize that it’s closer to the end than the beginning of the experience.  Today was our third day at the Hope St house, and we started to see some closure … Continue reading

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More pictures.. Day 2 progress…

A few pics from today.  We are making progress on our projects.  The  door is in, interior doors are being painted, soffits sealed up, and time for a good conversation with d’hvante… followed by a wonderful dinner in the warm … Continue reading

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Pictures from Day 1… Busy and tiring, but productive!

  Just to give you an idea…  This is the door frame of the Hope house we are working on, with the water line of the Katrina flood clearly visible…  About 4 feet of water was in the house.  On … Continue reading

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