A few glimpses of Tuesday evening: Kids threw wet sponges and balls at the beach ball to try to get it to the opposite side. It has been awesome to have the Fairlawn youth here “doing” VBS for us, and I’ve had the luxury of wondering around and observing the different sites. The group has…

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Around 60 children joined us for the opening night of VBS. Here is the evening in photos! Opening Assembly: The youngest (and largest) class had an activity that involved shaving cream. One of the teachers wisely made this observation during the aftermath: “I don’t think shaving cream is a very good idea!” Activities Site: Games…

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VBS preparations are moving along smoothly under the direction of our handsome supervisor who flew all the way from Ohio just to lend a hand. Who better to know what a child would like — than a child?! The theme this year is WaterWorks Park. Interns and local teens decorated the stage area today. Late…

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On Friday afternoon, Andrea and I headed to Picacho to pick up 10 lively campers who had spent the week at Youth Haven Ranch. This boy in the yellow greeted us with certificate in hand — so proud of his “Humble Servant Award.” The 5 girls: The 5 boys: The back of the van was…

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As a year-end activity, our Team FUN group spent a day at the area’s newest water park called Wet ‘n’ Wild. I was told the day was WET and WILD, so I suppose the park must be aptly named. Special thanks to Andrea for the photos that appear below!

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This group of youngsters (plus one who hid during the photo) spent 3 days at Youth Haven Ranch last week. Apparently, there was swimming, bike riding, maze navigating, singing, and Bible verse memorizing, because I heard all about it on the trip back to Phoenix! Here are a few things they learned — in their…

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On Friday evening at Teen Night, we honored two of “our” graduates from high school, Mario and Hilda. Darrell prayed for the graduates, and they each received a Bible as a gift from Aim Right. I thought it might be fun to take a trip down memory lane and see a bit of the journey…

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