Santa Clara First Baptist Church

3111 Benton Street

Santa Clara, CA 95051

408-241-7635

 

Service Time

Sundays 10:30am

 

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Hurricane Katrina 2006 Relief Trip Photos

August 13th - August 20th, 2006

Danijela Tomic Tara O'Sullivan Bobby Ramer
Daniel Howe Stephanie Rocha Justin Fraser
Matt Stephens Robert Paez Amy Victorson
Tim McLenegan Sharon Cintas Jerry Cintas
Larry Evaristo Dwight Whipple  

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In Kenner, Louisiana

Flying


Waiting for our shuttle


Eating at a local restaurant called Dott's Diner


Unloading at Operation Blessing


Checking out the fish hatchery behind Operation Blessing


We saw this house while driving around Slidell


Bobby


Daniel, Dwight, and Tim


Sharon


Robert and Amy


Justin


Playing poker at the command center Sunday night


Eating breakfast Monday morning


Sharon leading us in worship


Orientation


Robert demonstrating the respirator


Loading the van


Our first house.  The roof was blown off in a tornado


The backyard and pool


A closet in our first house


A very wet bathroom with a tub that was overflowing into the house


Sharon and the homeowner


Tearing down fences


Demo is done, now we need to cleanup.


Jerry 


     One of our trash piles


Tara


Dwight working on the high stuff


Job well done


Cleanup crews clearing our piles


Tim in the guys sleeping area


The bug busters


Tim putting fish into a pool to eat mosquitoes


Amy putting Vecto-Lex in the pool to kill mosquitoes


Robert and Danijela on the Mississippi river


The front of the Operation Blessing Medical Clinic


Stephanie and Sherry at the Operation Blessing Medical Clinic


Tara and her new bugfriend at the insect lab


The phase 1 wrecking crew on house #2


The kitchen was trashed.  The refrigerator was knocked over.


Our 2nd house.  Water came up to the roof level.


A newspaper was stuck to the floor with a warning of what was to come.


The kitchen cabinets


Ready to gut house #2 with our phase 2 team


Matt and Terry, the homeowner


A crane came by to remove the appliances we pulled out


Bobby, Danijela, and Robert on break.


Tim on break


Sharon inspecting our cleanup


A job well done on house 2


Dwight cutting a tree from house #2's roof


Dwight and Justin


House #3, a really old house


Stephanie working


Amy working


The homeowner and Sharon


Hearing the homeowner's story


Lunch break next door


House #3 is finished in 1 day


Matt getting a shave by Stephanie


Near Bay St. Louis city on the gulf

At Sonic drive-in for smoothies


Our house #4 outside Saint Bernard Parish


Bobby and Danijela wondering how the washer got up there


The bathroom was a mess


Larry investigating house #4


Tim going medieval on the shed


Sharon leading the backyard work crew


Danijela and Larry cleaning out the cabinets


Looking down the street of house #4 near Saint Bernard Parish


A thunder storm came upon us at lunch time


The home owners of house #4


Matt and Stephanie pulling up the particle board floor


Our debris pile kept on getting bigger


The rain came again when we were cleaning up


After ending the day on our last house on Friday evening.

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