Brown Byrd House

10689 Mallard Lake Lane, Cottondale, Alabama, 35453, United States | B&B
 

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Wrapping up Ryan's

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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Three weeks ago we had two big groups come to work with us. Larry Wingers Kairos Carpenters from (mostly) Indiana and Lori's group Ziegles Church from Pennsylvania. Both groups were excited because it was billed as a one week blitz that they would be participating in, where they would see the start and finish of a new home in the week here. One part of our typical Monday morning kick-off talk is where we ask ...

Kairos, Ziegle's and Nick's 15th

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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... to experience. The Kairos Carpenters have been going on mission trips for over twenty years. A number of the married couples that come along are in their 70's and have been married over 50 years. All are quite capable with whatever is asked of them.
The other large group was from Ziegle's Church in Pennsylvania. Lori and Terry have been travelling and bringing groups to the Gulf Coast, Texas, Louisiana and ...

Dedication at Bill Taylor's

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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... he sang the old Christian hymn 'We're standing on Holy Ground" He had many in the audience moved to tears. It was drizzling rain on the morning but that didn't dampen the people's spriits or keep people from attending.
This home, like many of the new homes that we have completed, included furnishings provided by another non-profit organization in town with whom we partner called ...

Sockin' the Block

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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... portly, and they say her husband looks like a stringbean, and until now, if they wanted to go out of the house, he would have to physically pick her up and out of the wheelchair, put her on the stoop, pick her back up and then into the house. Weve done a number of handicap ramps since Ive been here, mostly though in anticipation of future needs of the homeowners. None before where the need was so immediate. They say that she ...

We done it again!

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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... BJ, Gina, Greg, Pat, Lynn and more! We split the team and half worked all week to finish up Bill Taylors rehab (dangerously close with dedication on Nov 15 noon) and the other half worked at a sock the block- doing siding replacement and windows on a house three up from the blitz home.
Saturday, the Board of Directors came out to work with the field staff and continued working on the ...

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