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Habitat Global Village/El Salvador Update

July 2016 Team Our journey began Saturday after our departure from the church at 2:30 am. A special thanks to Bob Kittelson for driving us to Omaha. We arrived in San Salvador on Saturday around noon and after lunch at Pollo Campero, we drove up to Ahuachapán and checked into our...
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Volunteers Make Barnabas Thrive!

Champion, Cheryl Stubbendieck, is retiring as volunteer Executive Director of Barnabas Community Since Barnabas Community first began in 2008, Cheryl Stubbendieck has been a consistent volunteer who has given countless hours in service to this ministry. Cheryl, working with...
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Mission Blog: Honoring Angela de Jesús   

Today was a day of remembrance for the family at our work site. Three years ago on March 10th Carlos, Elison and Katy lost their mother due to a brain aneurysm. Silvia, Carlos’ girlfriend shared this detail with us in a conversation earlier in the week. She also shared that...
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Mission Blog: Family That Stretches The Miles

  You know the feeling when you get to see someone that you don’t often see. You are eager to exchange hugs, smiles, stories that need to be shared. Sunday was no different. Our El Salvador group worshiped with our brothers and sisters at Cristo Rey. There were...
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Tanzania: Tumshukura Mungu

We give thanks to God! On Sunday our group from Sheridan visited our sister congregation in the Karansi parish of Tanzania.  We arrived early and after tea, we walked back to the church for the second service.  The men sat on one side and the women on the other side.  It was...
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Tanzania Group Update: Children

Believing you have witnessed the poorest of the poor, around the corner you discover you haven’t seen it all. Today we visited one of our sister congregations, Karansi Lutheran Church & Nuru English Primary School and realized how grateful children living in extreme...
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(Udoro) Dedication

In the English language the word dedication has a couple of definitions… Last Sunday we dedicated a church – the Udoro sub-parish of our sister congregation, Mudio Lutheran Church. For some, it was a once in a generation experience, for others once in a lifetime. In...
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Cafe-More Than Just Coffee

Connections Cafe’: more than just coffee! Did you know that when you purchase a specialty drink from Connections Cafe you give $.50 to Sheridan Missions & Outreach? Since the Cafe’ opened in 2010, sales from specialty drinks have yielded more than $7,000. That’s...
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Barnabas Community Welcomes Kelli Green

Welcome, Kelli! Sheridan member and UNL student Kelli Green began her work as Barnabas Community staff in January. She leads our Saturday morning meal ministry and builds relationships with our guests who come from a variety of backgrounds. After her first Saturday, Kelli sai...
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Lutheran World Relief Quilts

Sheridan has a group of quilters who meet regularly to sew quilts that are distributed to people around the globe displaced by war and/or natural disasters. During the weekend of Oct. 31 & Nov. 1, we will take time in worship to bless the 113 blankets as we send them on their...
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Scholarships Are Answered Prayers

The Tanzania Orphan Scholarship Project started ten years ago as a call to help the youth who were praying for a high school education. Headmistress Ester Nyka at Nronga High School wrote, “The scholarships have been and still are a strong foundation for the poor Tanzanian...
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A Food Bank Thank You

We cannot thank you enough for your involvement in our first-ever FaithFULL Harvest Food Drive. You have heard the stats and you have a sense of the need. It is great. Reinforcement of the need revealed itself once again this week. Late Friday afternoon, Food Bank of Lincoln...
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