You probably know that we were working to get the team housing finished. And in a previous post I showed some of the pictures that Brian and Lois sent from the mostly completed cottages. In all, we currently have three small buildings for teams and volunteers.
There were a couple teams scheduled in June and July. It was pretty important to get the team housing completed for them. Over the past couple years we have housed teams in our own home. But since we are no longer in the townhouse, and in fact, not even in the country for these few months, we weren't going to be much help housing teams. The staff houses at The Village are nice, but not exactly set up for hosting large groups...or even small groups for that matter.
But to have young men come and offer to work for free, then to have these young men capable enough to just assign them a job and see it get done well was a huge blessing to The Village. And we were so blessed to hear of their spirit of work for the Lord. In fact, Amber and I were so blessed personally just the other day when we saw DJ's Facebook status update: