Mission Trip 2013

Our Thursday Update!

Hello everyone! Thanks for reading and following us during our mission trip to New Orleans. Your views and comments mean so much to us and those really help to keep us going while we are here. Do not forget to share this with your friends, family, and your fellow Parishioners at St. Michael’s! Our two…

Exciting Updates

It is difficult to believe it is already Wednesday on St. Michael’s trip to New Orleans but the day brought about an exciting change to what we had been doing for the first part of the week. Group A, Ellena, Jim, and Richard, headed to St. Paul’s Homecoming Center to help work on a house…

Day 2

We were up bright and early to head to St. Paul’s Homecoming Center once again. Joe gave us our itinerary for the day and we were off to work! Our first stop was landscaping for an elderly gentleman named Mike. He was rebuilding his late mother’s house as well as his own amidst struggles with…

St. Paul’s Homecoming Center

Our first day on the job sent the group to St. Paul’s Homecoming Center. This organization helps those who may need assistance with rebuilding, home repairs, landscaping, and many other services. We met our supervisor, Joe, who told us his incredible story and why he does what he does. Although Joe and his family were…

Exploring the City

After the Sunday church services, the group headed out to explore the city and try those world-famous beignets. We all headed to the French quarter to experience Café du Monde which was absolutely wonderful.

Sunday in NOLA

After a smooth and safe trip to NOLA and some well-deserved rest, we were all excited to explore the city. Alana, Richard, Jim, Ellena, and Judy decided to head next door to worship with St. Andrews while Marilyn, Sandy, Lana, and myself (Frank) headed to Trinity Episcopal for their Sunday service. Both services were quite…