GoTeam Brooklyn has arrived home safely and will be happily going home to their own beds for a good nights sleep!! Good job, enjoy your rest!
Today we were up bright and early to meet and get our bus assignments for the day! We were split into 4 different groups and sent out around the city. The pictures are only from my bus as the team was literally thrown into the thick of it and came out a bit shell shocked. … More Saturday – Bus Day
Yesterday Gary surprised us with donuts again, he’s so sweet. We then went to the Metros staff meeting/church. We got to hear how Metro is working around the world. This past week they had 204,000 kids in Sunday school. Jacob got to play one of the new games they test out on staff/interns before they … More Meetings and Moves
From Brenda: Sam, Nathanial and I had a fantastic day in the Bronx with kids. Jessie, Phoebe and Lisa were great leaders. Our first sight was outside a school. We had quite a few kids and parents despite the bad weather. Nathanial manned the colouring table while Sam and I handed out prizes. Afterward, we … More Love Bites
This morning we finished off patching the walls on the first floor, tomorrow we will sand them down and do a second coat. Part of the team finished moving props to their new location. I think Christopher enjoyed this task, every time I came around a corner he either had something in his head or … More Wrecked
Today the team split into two groups of six. One group of six stayed in the building to help in the warehouse. This time 3 of the 6 counted/sorted 15 palettes of food getting ready for their Thanksgiving boxes of food they give to each family. The other three moved all the furniture out of … More TENT
Well this morning Gary brought us special donuts for breakfast!! Which vanished very quickly! Today was warehouse day! We met up with Stephen and we had to shift the small cage room all around! It first started with counting almost 6500 bags of chips, and stacking them away. Then rearranging the room as 20 palettes … More Warehouse Shuffle
From the Top to Bottom! Today we got up, had breakfast/devotions and then started our day with Gary (building manager) putting us to work. Jenn and Brenda made their rounds painting doors throughout the building that needed a fresh coat. Chris and Godwin cleaned all the heat pump vents from then 5th floor down and … More From the top to bottom!
Well it’s Wednesday and we were all moving a bit slower starting out today. It didn’t take long to get into our groove once we began to work with the people here. Our tasks today were: finish the kitchen mural, clean cement splatters off main doors and windows, move a desk to the 4th floor … More Boxing Day
On Friday June 17, 2011, many of those who either have been on a 2011 mission trip, are going on a 2011 mission trip or those involved with Go Missions, gathered together for evening of fellowship and dinner. A few people from each of the most recent teams shared … More World Changers Dinner