The 2019 Work Teams were recently announced. Some teams are not yet finalized, and additional teams are always an option. If you are interested in joining one of these teams or have any questions, please contact Annette Schmidt, annettes@firstwichita.org.

“Christ has no body on earth but yours; yours are the only hands with which he can do his work, yours are the only feet with which he can go about the world, yours are the only eyes through which his compassion can shine forth upon a troubled world.”–St. Teresa of Avila

 

Mountain T.O.P., TN (Tennessee Outreach Project)

March 8-17, 2019 (Spring Break)

Grundy County, TN (Poorest county in TN-near the TN/GA border)

Youth and Adult Work Team- 2 days working in the community and 2 days working at the camp

Team Leader: Rebecca Mohr

 

Camp Horizon, Arkansas City, KS

May 18-19, 2019 (weekend work team)

UMC Camp

Team Leader: Stuart Mack

 

Repair Our World, Wolf Point, MT

June 2019

Fort Peck Reservation

We will be staying in 2 houses used during the school year to house teachers.

Working in the community

Adult Team

 

Cherokee, NC

July 19-28

Family Work Team

You don’t have to bring your family; you can come individually or bring a friend or neighbor

Team Leader: Bonnie Laycock

 

Bailey, CO

September 2019 (4 day, Thurs.-Sun.)

Work at Deer Park UMC

Team Leaders: Bruce and Diane Quantic

 

 

Possible additional teams…

• Hurricane Florence disaster recovery in the Carolinas

• Oklahoma disaster recovery from 2015 storms and flooding

• Hurricane Maria disaster recovery in Puerto Rico

• Africa University, Zimbabwe, South Africa- June 2019

Contact Annette Schmidt,  annettes@firstwichita.org, or 316-267-6244, ext. 320. for more information on any of these teams.