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It was great fun but wouldn't want to do that every week. I don't think Brandon slept more that a couple of hours during the whole thing. Near the end he was getting a bit loopy. At one point he was showing some volunteers how to hang a pre-hung door and was about to have the door open out instead of in to the bedroom. Then, a few minutes later, he was doing the same thing again. Oh well.
That's all ...
... day and Newks another with coffee pastries by Panera another morning. Cheryl Winger always makes sure that we have coffee and snacks during their stay with us. One lady from their church back home made many bags of cookies that lasted throughout the week.
We also had two dedications this week. Cretia Craigs house at 110 Juanita Drive was dedicated at 830 Friday morning and the rehab for Ms. Jennifer was dedicated at 11 ...
... to volunteer six months of their time, and in our case, we have the blessing that they work with our local Habitat affiliate. Most of the young men are in their early twenties and most come from families that are farmers. Hard workers all. Humble. Don't say much, but man, they do a lot. How many Mennonites does it take to, oops, never mind, it's done already is the joke one of them made up and many ...
... track of these things, tells me that we have worked with over 14,000 volunteers in the three years that Ive been here. Faces are easy to remember when you walk up to them on Monday morning. Names, well, that's what our pink duct tape and sharpies are for.
I was off the Monday the group started to work on Juanita drive. Merle and Michelle normally work on different sites but this time were able to work together. They ...
... listened to Brandon storys for about fifteen minutes. Some places you have to pay to go to the sauna. Not here. When he was done, he called the next meeting in the commercial ice chest that we have on site for ice. It is the kind that you see at gas stations and convenience stores that holds about 300 bags of ice. The four of us climbed in and chilled for a bit. It was very refreshing. See what happens when ...