Posts from August 2016

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Team Heading to Africa

by Web Team

Our fifth mission trip to West Africa is planned for this fall. Cheryl Newton, Kris Simmons, and Wendy Monahan will travel to work with an IMB missionary family. This is part of an ongoing relationship our church has had with this family and community. The team will be working with the missionaries on a garden project […]

Final Block Party of the Summer

by Web Team

The final block party of the summer was held in Iris Park on Sunday, August 14th. The Terra Vista neighborhood was treated to popcorn, cotton candy and popsicles. Woodland folks came out to play and share with our neighbors. As usual, the blow-up slide was a big hit with children but the Nine-Square game is gaining […]

2016 Family Mission Trip

by Web Team

      August saw about 40 Woodlanders travel to East St. Louis.  We spent the week ministering at the Christian Activity Center in all sorts of ways.  Our projects ranged from washing walls to constructing a metal shed to building raised beds in the Community Garden.      We loved the time spent with […]