One Last Hurray- Team Ohio – July 26

Team Ohio- July 26,2105 Today was most definitely bittersweet. It was so sad to come to the end of the summer and prepare to part ways, but yet so encouraging to see how far God has taken these students and where He is going to take them when they all go home. We started our last day by doing our final combined service at Polaris Grace. There was puppets, singing, dancing, and even some student testimonials from the summer. OB alum throughout...

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Let’s Go To The Mall!-Team Indiana-07-25-15

Let’s Go To The Mall!-Team Indiana-07-25-15

July 25-Team Indiana in Polaris Today team Indiana was able to sleep in a little bit today before we headed out to a nearby park to do their hour with God. Soon after we headed to the Polaris mall. This gave the students a chance to talk to people as well as give the leaders the chance to work on exit interviews and help prepare the students to head home. After this we headed back to Grace Polaris to get changed and give them a chance to get...

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Hangin’ in the 614 – Team Ohio – July 25th, 2015

Team Ohio- July 25, 2015 We began our day this morning by getting ready and spending an hour with the Lord. Following this, we hopped on the bus and headed to an area of Columbus called the Short North. This is a cool and artsy area close to downtown filled with all sorts of shops and places to eat. Everyone ate lunch at North Market, which is a large eclectic market that has a wide variety of international cuisines. The leaders sat down in the...

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Thank you, fire alarm test…Thank you…

Thank you, fire alarm test…Thank you…

  July 24-Team Indiana in Polaris The start of today began with an early fire alarm testing but Team Indiana was soon able to turn able to head back to bed for a few hours of sleep before we ate breakfast and had our hour with God. Then we soon headed out to the Short North were the students were able to grab lunch and spark conversations with people that they met. After Lunch we headed back to Grace Polaris for an hour of heart searching....

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Flowers and Fettuccine- Team Ohio -July 24, 2015

Flowers and Fettuccine- Team Ohio -July 24, 2015

Team Ohio- July 24, 2015 Our first day of orientation began with a fire drill bright and early at 7:30. The students did a great job of waking up and heading outside quickly so that we were able to head back to bed till 9:00. We awoke for the second time and got ready for our day before spending an hour with the Lord. Mid-morning, we got on the bus and headed to Easton Town Center to spend the majority of the afternoon. Everyone split into...

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What a SONny day!-Team Indiana-07-23-15

What a SONny day!-Team Indiana-07-23-15

July 21-Team Indiana in Hilliard Today was sadly our last day in Hilliard Ohio and we had plenty to do. Early in the morning after breakfast we headed out to work with SON Ministries. A ministry program that helps provide meals for students in the summer when school is out. One group went to a nearby elementary school while the other went to an apartment complex. We were able to play with the kids and put on a park program for them as well as...

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One Last Giddy Up – Team Ohio – July 23rd, 2015

July 24, 2015- Team Ohio This morning, we woke up at Grace Polaris, got ready and hopped on the bus to head 25 minutes north to Delaware, Ohio. We arrived at Happy Hearts in Delaware (a horse camp for kids with special needs)  around 9:00, and we received instruction on what the day would look like. The students were split into groups with some of the kids with special needs and they rotated between activities for two hours supervising and...

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