by Janet Birkmann, STM Admin Assistant (February 2017)
Skilled volunteers are encouraged to apply to join Team Utah, a team of workers who will continue the refurbishment of our OP church building in Magna, Utah. This will be the third summer that Team Utah has travelled to Magna to do construction work and also engage in evangelism training and outreach among Mormons with OP Pastor Jason Wallace! The team is being organized in Southern California, but anyone around the country is welcome to join!
- Saturday, July 22 – Monday, July 31, 2017
- This allows the team to spend two full Sundays with the congregation at Christ OPC
- Individuals who are only available for part of the time are also welcome to apply
Skilled Finish Work:
- Finishing drywall
- Putting up wainscoting
- Installing baseboards
- Painting 3 classrooms
- Finishing the office
- Hanging doors
- Additional odds and ends of finish work
- Exterior painting, specifically the trim color
- Coal chute in basement wall to be cemented in with rebar
- Additional small skilled labor projects that are less urgent
- Pastor Jason Wallace believes that he is able to prepare any individual who is interested and is solid in their own faith with one day of evangelism training.
- Team members are encouraged to do what they can to prepare themselves ahead of time for this.
- After the training, Pastor Wallace will lead the team on a visit to Brigham Young University, where LDS missionaries are trained.
- There may also be opportunity for door to door evangelism. This may include giving invitations to an event or debate hosted by Pastor Wallace that weekend.
- If the group is large enough, a designated cook will be desired to join the team!
- $150 to cover basic costs such as food
- $100 towards materials (recommended but not required)
- Airfare to and from Utah (or chip in to drive with the group from CA)
Contact Team Organizers:
Long Beach, CA
Long Beach, CA