40 Feet of Blessings….

October 29th, 2012 the container was loaded at the Gleaners in Abbotsford.

November 28th the container arrived at Port Quetzal in Guatemala.

January 18th, the container was released from the Port and headed out….

January 19th, the container arrived in Jocotenango

amidst a lot of cheers, tears and gratitude!

3 hours later the container was unloaded…..

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…It should be coming any minute now….

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…there it is….

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….the seal is still on….

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…the security guard….

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…the truck driver…

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…Douglas trying to get the seal off…the driver is not allowed to have a cutter,

so we ended up using a grinder…..

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…let’s load…

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…we used two vans and a pick up to take the contents out and into

our house….

…Manuel and Christian ready to load…

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…Manuel, Luis and Kerry…let’s get these 700+ boxes out of here!…

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…Let’s ride….

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…here comes the rice…

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….and the plywood…

Thank you Home Hardware, Abby!

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…this is our storage room before….

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…after…this room has a 10 foot ceiling…

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…our livingroom…

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..our guest bedroom….before..

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…after…

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…would you like to come as our guest?

If you are good at sleeping standing up, you are most welcome!

The red and yellow bags have blankets and the black bags are filled with clothing…

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…our hallway…lots of wooden toy cars….

“Blessings sometimes show up in unrecognizable disguises.   ” 
―    Janette Oke  (like 40 foot containers)

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~ by LUVSENT on January 20, 2013.

One Response to “40 Feet of Blessings….”

  1. Dear Phil Judy and group, we have prayed for this and now there is answered prayers. Things are still going great at the Gleaners….God Bless Ian Milligan

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