Today our morning assignment was “Adopt-a-Block” with the
The afternoon assignment was Hope for
At the program area I started drawing with a girl who just happened to be named Jennifer – an instant bond! I pretended that I couldn’t draw well and had her teach me how to do the fancy flowers she was drawing. Once the program got started I got pulled up to do a water balloon toss, my partner got very wet! Eric, our bus driver from Sunday, was the site leader and did the story telling and lesson summary. The program had all sorts of problems. For some reason the stage couldn’t be used, the sound system went out, and the food truck that was at the other end of the block had a volunteer with a slight heart attack so the ambulance showed up. Even with all the distractions the kids were intent on the lesson. It is a great program! I wonder how we can do it up in the Northwest.
The evening outreach was