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Alamo FBC

Serving In Alaska
July 2, 2022
Community: North Pole
Partner: Unity Outreach - DUPLICATE
Staff: Almando Jean Louis, Matthew Fedorenko, Lindsey Shaffer

We Have Arrived!!

by Almando Jean Louis | July 2, 2022 6:07 PM

After many hours of travel, plus some delays and a night in Fairbanks, we made it to the First Baptist Church of North Pole where we are staying for the week. We are tired, but ready to start serving the people here. 


Reindeer Pizza!

by Matthew Fedorenko | July 3, 2022 5:56 PM

After a great sermon we had pizza for lunch with a classic Alaskan topping, reindeer! Tomorrow we start our ministry, but today we rest and have fellowship with one another.

Reindeer Pizza!

Church

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 9:04 AM

We attended Sunday school and worshipped at the church we are staying in. It was a great morning! 

Church

Unity Outreach

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 3:18 PM

We have begun our first day of work at Unity Outreach. We are helping to sort and organize tents full of donations that will be distributed to people and churches that are in need. 

Unity Outreach

All at Work

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 3:23 PM

We have all found a job to do this morning. We split into two groups and went to two different locations where the ministry stores its donations. 
All at Work

Soup Kitchen

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 3:40 PM

A group of us got up at 6:00 am to serve at the soup kitchen. The primary jobs are helping with prep, talking with the guests and making sure they feel welcome, and then clean-up after breakfast is over. 

Soup Kitchen

Like Kids...

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 6:36 PM

No comments :) 


Like Kids...

The Organizers

by Matthew Fedorenko | July 4, 2022 8:16 PM

Our team put their heads together to help the church sort boxes and figure out the best way to reach some important tools and supplies for their ministry. Praise God for the great organizers we have on the team!

Colossians 3:23 "With all that you do, work with all of your heart; as unto the Lord and not for men."

The Organizers

Happy Birthday!!!!

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 10:10 PM

We celebrated Lily and John's birthdays today....what a memorable birthday this will be for them!
Happy Birthday!!!!

Happy Birthday!

by Almando Jean Louis | July 4, 2022 10:12 PM

Today is Brian and Max's birthday as well. We are celebrating 🎉 them while remembering the freedom we have as a nation. 

Happy Birthday!

Rescue Mission

by Almando Jean Louis | July 5, 2022 9:18 PM

We started working at the Rescue Mission today. The Rescue Mission serves individuals and families that are experiencing homelessness by offering emergency services as well as hope through the gospel. Volunteers often help with food prep, sorting donations, and various projects around the property. The mission also has daily Bible studies and chapels that anyone can attend. 

Rescue Mission

Landscaping

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 6, 2022 12:13 AM

We started doing some landscaping at Rescue Mission. We pulled roots, put in a barrier, and leveled dirt.

Landscaping

Sweet Treats

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 6, 2022 12:22 AM

After our hard work outside in the heat, we were blessed with a surprise of ice cream, popsicles, and fruit. 
Sweet Treats

Worship

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 6, 2022 12:24 AM

After dinner, we took some time to fellowship and sing worship together. We were taking requests and taking turns singing. It was a great way to end our day.
Worship

Getting Ready for Winter...Already?!

by Almando Jean Louis | July 6, 2022 4:03 PM

We knocked out two big rooms full of donations. Sister Barbie has not been around because of her sickness, but she is thankful for the work we have done. She told us that people will soon start coming to get supplies to prepare for the winter. We are glad we can be a part of this ministry. 

Getting Ready for Winter...Already?!

Work, Work, Work, Work, Work!

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 7, 2022 1:04 AM

We continued our work on the landscaping at Rescue Mission. We started by cutting and laying the barrier for the rocks to be spread on.

Work, Work, Work, Work, Work!

That's a Lot of Rocks!

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 7, 2022 1:07 AM

We unloaded and spread two trailers of rocks. We also unloaded another two trailers to be spread later.
That's a Lot of Rocks!

Ninja Time

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 7, 2022 1:08 AM

While we waited for our rocks to be delivered, we took a quick break to play a few rounds of Ninja.
Ninja Time

Organizing Donations

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 7, 2022 1:09 AM

Some of us were in the warehouse of the Rescue Mission sorting donations of clothes.
Organizing Donations

More Organizing

by Lindsey Shaffer | July 7, 2022 1:12 AM

A few of us organized the closet with women and children’s clothing. We really enjoyed completing these tasks.
More Organizing

Finish Strong

by Matthew Fedorenko | July 8, 2022 6:16 PM

Our team went back to the Rescue Mission and finished the work that was given to us. We had people who worked at the Rescue Mission personally thank us for what we did and assured us that this will benefit the community.

Proverbs 3:6 "Submit to him (God) in all your ways and he will make your paths straight."

Finish Strong

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Michael Cobaugh

July 5, 2022 4:12 AM

Big daddy’s bbq best in Fairbanks way better than out of state bbq

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