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Category: staff reflections


Summer Reflections–Carla’s last blog

Hello Everyone, Today marks my last day at Hope Centre Ministries for the summer of 2013. I am sad to leave. It has been a summer full of great opportunities and events. The summer started off planning for our annual…

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Conversations with Carla–Pool Noodle Fun

Hello again, Yesterday Shellie presented me with an interesting task–she handed me two yellow pool noodles, some pink duct tape, some silver duct tape and told me to make two giant pencils. I was very excited and got straight to…

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Conversations with Carla–Bike Blessings

Hi Everyone, Today’s random job of the day–duct taping bike blessings. Again, there is a very important purpose behind this random job. Bonita, one of Hope Centre Ministries’ dedicated volunteers, Harvey (HCM board member) and his wife, Joyce  are heading…

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Excited for SERVE

Hello Everyone, Today is an exciting day! We have been brainstorming for SERVE. Everyone, regardless of ability or disability, has been created to serve. SERVE is a mission week for youth and young adults with a disability where we grow…

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Excited for SERVE

Hello Everyone, Today is an exciting day! We have been brainstorming for SERVE. Everyone, regardless of ability or disability, has been created to serve. SERVE is a mission week for youth and young adults with a disability where we grow…

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Hello again, Today has been filled with preparation for our annual Walk of Hope and Happy Days on Henderson.Spoiler alert!Here is a picture of my sweet costume for saturday’s events–come find me at the Hope Centre Ministries booth at Happy…

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Conversations with Carla-Ironing

Hello everyone, Upon arrival at the office this morning, Shellie had quite the task awaiting me– iron the crayon coloured heart shaped sandpaper onto card stock to be used as thank you cards. I pointed out that for this task…

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Introducing Carla

Carla has been our faithful and creative summer student for the past 4 years. Every year she comments on how much fun she has doing the many “random” tasks set before her. As a way to share with you the…

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Being "IN"

There was a period of time in my life where being “in” felt very important.  High school.  It’s ironic though.  I can also remember being taught that being “in” wasn’t the most important thing.  Be who I was– that was…

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Summer Growing

This post is submitted by Carla V.  who has worked in the HCM office as an assistant for the last 3 summers.  We are so thankful for her energy and enthusiasm and the heart she has for ALL people. It…

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