Jamaica Mission Trip Round 2

Hello Everyone!

I'm so excited to tell you that I will be going back to the place so close to my heart, Harmons Jamaica this winter break! I can truly say it's where my faith took a 180 and why I've become so passionate for ministry. During the 7 day trip, 60 greek students plus myself built 2 houses, supplied clothing and medical supplies and had fellowship with the locals. Going back will mean continuing friendships with not only the community of greek students, but also Jamaicans like Egbert.

I met Egbert at the infirmary. The infirmary is similar to a hospital in America, except majority of the residents never leave and their disabilities can be something as little as a broken arm to being crippled from the head down. Egbert was man I struck up conversation with because he was wearing a Cubs hat. Picture that. I'm almost 2000 miles from Chicago and I find a fellow Cubs fan.
Egbert quickly pointed me to his favorite verse; Psalm 27.
"The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear..." This man is in the middle of one of the saddest places on earth and he is stronger than ever because of his faith. Egbert made me promise I would be back, despite me telling him I couldn't make any guarantees.

But now I have a chance to do just that, and I need your help!

I first ask for prayers. Although I know some of what to expect going back, this is still a leap of faith. Pray for safety traveling, the hearts of the group as a whole, and the impact made to both the Jamaicans and our group.

Secondly, I ask for financial support. The cost of the mission trip is $1530.00. I was blessed by making around $400 from my garage sale this summer, so that leaves $1130 to go. The money goes to supplies, food, lodging, and transportation, and every single dollar helps.

I want to thank you ahead of time for your consideration and support. If you have any questions about support or even the trip in general, feel free to contact me!

Donations

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  • Anonymous 
    • $500 
    • 89 mos
  • Gourley Family 
    • $75 (Offline)
    • 89 mos
  • Grandma and Grandpa Kahle 
    • $100 (Offline)
    • 89 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $10 (Offline)
    • 89 mos
  • Langston Family 
    • $50 (Offline)
    • 89 mos
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Organizer

Kahlee Andresen 
Organizer
Columbia, MO
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