Lake Tahoe Mission Trip - June 2021

Build and Restore International (BRI) invites you to join us in South Lake Tahoe, CA. Our mission will be life-changing! Our goal is to help serve the community as we restore the church facilities. You will see your faith in action as we go to be the hands and feet of Jesus. Serving together with you! Prayerfully consider joining us on this exciting mission journey!



WHEN:  June 2 - 6, 2021
WHERE: South Lake Tahoe SDA Church in Lake Tahoe, CA
COST: $160 per person (deadline for registration is June 1st)
What’s Included:
Local housing during the project (bring your own air mattress and bedding)
Three vegetarian/vegan meals (if you have food allergies or specific dietary needs, please let us know)
What’s NOT Included:
Flights
Any personal expenses, snacks or souvenirs
Hotel, food, and transportation before or after the mission trip
SCOPE:
1.  Join us as we improve existing church grounds and landscaping.
TRAVEL:
Arrival:  Please plan to arrive on Wednesday, June 2nd in the afternoon before 6pm
Departure:  Please plan to depart on Sunday June 6th in the evening
LODGING:
We will be staying at the church. No linens are provided. Please bring your own sleeping bag and towel.
WEATHER:
The weather will be in the mid 80's in the day and low 70's at night
EXCURSION:
We are going to visit some local beaches in the area on Saturday. Also, a fun hiking trip near Lake Tahoe will be an option.
 

Mission Trip Packing List
Items to Bring
• Bible (Paper Copy) and other devotional/reading materials
• Lightweight backpack
• Hymnal App on your phone
• Personal snacks – e.g., energy/granola bars, nuts, or dried fruit
• Ear Plugs (in case the person next to you snores), sleep mask
• Flip-flops
• Flashlight
• Sunblock
• Spending money for personal use
• Personal toiletries (soap, toothpaste, deodorant, mirror, razor, etc.)
Work Clothes and Gear
• Work pants (lightweight cotton preferred, cargo)
• Good working shoes (work boots or hard-soled shoes are safest)
• Socks – (1 pair for each day)
• T-shirts; short or long-sleeved cotton shirts
• Water bottle(s) (Wide mouth, refillable)
• Work gloves (2 pair recommended)
Off-site Clothes
• Warm Jacket
• Swimming suit (modest), beach towel (water temp will be cold)
• Socks, Underclothes (microfiber quick dry—optional)
• Hat
• Sunglasses
Linens
• Sheets and blanket and or a light sleeping bag
• Pillow and pillowcase
• Towel and washcloth
 

Daily Schedule
7:00 AM Wake Up/Personal Devotional
7:30 AM Worship
8:00 AM Breakfast
8:30-12:30PM Volunteer/Work
12:30-1:30 PM Lunch
1:30-5:30PM Volunteer/Work
6:00 PM Dinner
7:00 PM Worship/Team-building/debrief
8:00 PM Free Time
10:00 PM Lights Out

ADDITIONAL DAILY ACTIVITIES:

1) Wednesday - Friday    June 2 - 4   

Volunteer arrive Wed. Work on the church project Thur and Fri.

2)  Saturday

June 5 Church service in the morning. Explore some local sights in the area and visit the lake.  
3)  Sunday     June 6 Clean up and pack for a hike around the lake. Depart home in the evening.  
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