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OBI- July 14- Soccer Camps

OBI- July 14- Soccer Camps

Our mornings here on Boracay look very similar to one another yet they are some of the most precious times of the day. Team Devotions each morning continues to be a blessing and something that leaves each of us challenged and encouraged by the words of James. Following our delicious breakfast we headed towards the ministry center for a morning of cleaning. Wednesday there will be about 70 Filipino Pastors here for a 3 day Bible School where...

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OBI- July 13- Once in a Lifetime Opportunities

Todays joyous update is from Michael! Thank you for your prayers as today was our final Sunday in the Philippines but probably a favorite day for many 🙂 The day started with devotions at 6:30 with each of us sharing a goal for the remaining four days. After a breakfast of pancakes and bacon, we took a boat to Panay and drove to Pastor Peter’s church for Sunday school. Afterwards, we put on a small program for the congregation which consisted of...

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OBI- July 12- Enjoying God's Beautiful Creation

OBI- July 12- Enjoying God's Beautiful Creation

Enjoy today’s exciting update from Rachel! Tomorrow will be our last Sunday in the Philippines and we are praying that God does big things in and through our team! I’m very proud to say that this morning Kate, Michael and I woke up an hour early to run on the beach for the first time! We ran one morning at orientation, but Orange, CA doesn’t even compare to the view we have here. At 7:30 the team started off with devotions in James 4, ate...

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OBI- July 11- Ministering at the Masa Ati School

OBI- July 11- Ministering at the Masa Ati School

This morning, we woke up a bit later than usual to a once again empty house. We ate some breakfast then headed to Panay for the day. We first lead chapel at the Masa Ati School, where we were able to conduct our first real program involving puppets. We taught them a few songs like F-A-I-T-H and The Father Loves Me; they absolutely love to dance along. We performed a skit called Joe and the Wannafights, which the kids got a kick out of while...

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OBI- July 10- Learning the Art of Plastering

OBI- July 10- Learning the Art of Plastering

Thank you for your continued prayers! After a few days of some sickness within the team, we were so excited to have all 8 members with us for the entire day! And it was a beautiful sunny day without a drop of rain 🙂 Thank you for supporting us and praying for us daily! Please enjoy today’s update from Michael! Hello to everyone who is reading this. Before you start reading this incredible blog post, you should probably know that this post...

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