Columbus, Mississippi

Palmer Home for Children

June 2 – 7, 2019

The Palmer Home for Children is a Christ‐centered organization that provides residential care a family and community to nearly 100 children on two campuses in Columbus and Hernando, Mississippi. On this trip, you will spend the week serving at the Palmer Home for Children where our team will be the hands and feet of God’s compassion. Our Team will have the opportunity to serve through various group projects such as landscaping, small construction projects, cleaning, painting, organized children activities and much more. Throughout the week there will be many opportunities to personally connect with the children and to share with them the love of Christ.

Team Leader

Stephen Carlson

Trip Dates

June 2 – 7, 2019

Registration Deadline

March 1, 2019

Individual Cost

$225 (price includes travel accommodations, food and room)

**Pricing is approximate and may be subject to change.

Space is limited and spots will be filled on first come first served basis.

Payment Due Dates

March 1 - $75 Sign up Deadline.

April 1 - $75 This will bring your account to $150

May 1 - $75 This will bring your account to $225

**Payments/contributions are non‐refundable and non‐transferable

**Failure to meet payment deadlines may result in removal from trip

Meeting Dates:

  1. March 11

  2. April 8

  3. May 6

Requirements:

  • Attend all Team Meetings

  • Meet all payment deadlines

  • Be at least 18 years old (unless accompanied by parent or legal guardian)

  • Application approval by Missions Director or Lead Pastor

  • Background Check

Who May Come?

Adults ages 18 and older (mature youth allowed with parent or legal guardian). All team members must be able to fully participate in various group projects.

What are the accommodations?

Our team will stay at the Palmer Home in Columbus, MS. You will share a dorm style room with at least 2 or 3 other teammates (men in one room and women in the other). Each participant will be provided with a twin size bed. You must bring your own sleeping bag (or sheet and blanket) and pillow.

What Will We Eat?

All of your meals are provided at the Palmer Home. Participants will be responsible for their own snacks during the trip and/or meals on travel days.

What Should I Bring?

You will need to bring all personal hygiene products, sleeping bag or sheet/blanket, pillow, towels, closed toe shoes, work shorts and t‐shirts, clothes to get wet in, modest swimwear (no bikinis), work gloves and protective eye wear, sunscreen, and spending money on travel days.

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