Day 5 – Concrete at KnockPatrick and Hands in Praise-Adam Montgomery This morning was interesting. Many of our team got to experience an authentic Jamaican breakfast this morning: cabbage and bacon with bread knots. A few were apprehensive but after trying, most were impressed. After breakfast we started the day with a team briefing. Chris […]Read More
Day 4 – Deaf Can in Kingston – Leah Creasman Today we took a 2 hour trip to Kingston! While in Kingston we visited Devon House and Deaf Can! We stopped at Devon House first. Devon House was the house of the first millionaire of Jamaica. While there we got to try Popular Jamaican food […]Read More
Day 3 – Special projects at JDV by Kayla Roberts Today was work day one. This was the first day our team is officially working. We all split up into teams to go to different areas to work. One team painted the inside of an office building. One team was cleaning the ceiling. One team […]Read More
Day 2 – Church – By Catherine Sage Sunday morning, I was not expecting to experience the service that I did. Going to Jamaica knowing little to no sign language, let me be honest, I was lost during the whole service, but with the help of a student interpreter I could understand what the pastor […]Read More
Day 1 – Travel Day by Katy Creasman We met at the Knoxville airport and then ate lunch at Ruby Tuesdays. Our flight was on time and everyone got through security with no issues. The flight from Knoxville to Atlanta was smooth and we were able to get to Atlanta and to the next gate […]Read More
Main Idea: The members of the church should be growing the church by making more disciples. (It’s every Christ follower’s responsibility, not just the pastor’s!) Discussion Starter: Little kids pretend to be animals that they see, like cats or dogs. And strangely, animals will imitate other animals if they grow up around them (like cats […]Read More
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