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Saturday– July 21– Participants Arrive! Today started early (or so it seemed:) with a wonderful breakfast prepared by the Men of Breakfast.  We needed a good start to the day because it was a day packed full. We started with…

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Saturday– July 21– Participants Arrive! Today started early (or so it seemed:) with a wonderful breakfast prepared by the Men of Breakfast.  We needed a good start to the day because it was a day packed full. We started with…

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Camp Arnes Retreat 2012

 Hello everyone!Last weekend 55 of us drove out to Camp Arnes for our spring retreat. We arrived safe and sound and ready to have a great time. We were very excited and thankful for beautiful weather on Saturday. The sun was…

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Camp Arnes

Hello again! This weekend HCM will be heading out to Camp Arnes for our yearly retreat. This year our theme is prayer.  Retreats are a time to connect with each other and with God, and to relax  and have fun….

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Our ‘Not-So-New-Year’ Happenings!

Today is raining and dismal, but behind that lies the promise of Spring. For the past week, I have been eagerly looking out the window to see how far our snow has receded. This morning I see grass– not much…

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January Highlight

Wow! As I look at the calendar it is hard to believe that 2010 is only 29 days old. So much has happened in the past 29 days and I am realizing already how behind I am in my ‘good…

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With Bells On!!!!

Things don’t always go as planned. Last night, I had planned for us to take a good look at a bell. If the inside is missing a very little part, it can’t ring. We are like bells, in that we…

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We ALL have Gifts

Last night was Friendship with Hope Centre Ministries. We typically have around 25 individuals with disabilities, staff and some volunteers. We meet every Thursday evening and follow a monthly cycle of lesson, social/fellowship activity, lesson, meal. Last night was lesson…

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Missing a Note

Bell night. Tonight was bell night. Every Tuesday a group of 15-17 individuals gather together to enjoy music and fellowship. Each member has at least one bell– some have two. The notes are projected onto the wall and we are…

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What’s with Food?

Tonight is Friendship supper. One thing I’ve learned in the last year is that you MUST have Friendship supper at least once a month. We’ve settled into the routine of eating together once a month on the last Thursday. We’ve…

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