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Impressions Team Accomplishments
Spring, 2016


The team worked hard continuing the BLF Éditions office construction project, assembling several shipments of Sunday school curriculum for Africa and prepared many Manga sets. They traveled to Drulingen and worked with the FPC leadership at their headquarters painting and repairing the FPC headquarters facility.

All this work and still had time to visit the Saint Avold American WWII Cemetery, the cliff houses of Graufthal, the village of Bouxwiller, the castle at Lavaux-Saint Anne, the flower fields in Keukenhof and the boat lift at Strepy-Thieu.

  Spring, 2016, Impressions Team Photo Gallery

Bluebells in Belgium 1. Bluebells in Belgium

Bob and Stormie James in forest of bluebells, Belgium 2. Bob and Stormie James in forest of bluebells, Belgium

Russ and Mary Ann in forest of bluebells, Belgium 3. Russ and Mary Ann in forest of bluebells, Belgium

Bob & Stormie on the path in the forest 4. Bob & Stormie on the path in the forest

Stormie showing individual flowers 5. Stormie showing individual flowers

David Jamart (the Miller's friend from Belgium) came to help at BLF 6. David Jamart (the Miller's friend from Belgium) came to help at BLF

Bob and Stormie at work 7. Bob and Stormie at work

Kapitaniuk's tulips 8. Kapitaniuk's tulips

David setting up chop saw for the trim 9. David setting up chop saw for the trim

Stormie varnishing one of 11 doors 10. Stormie varnishing one of 11 doors

Bob attaching cornerbead preparing to plaster 11. Bob attaching cornerbead preparing to plaster

David painting 12. David painting

Mary Ann sanding before second coat of varnish 13. Mary Ann sanding before second coat of varnish

Debbi helping with dinner preparations 14. Debbi helping with dinner preparations

Stormie with Natalie in Kapi kitchen 15. Stormie with Natalie in Kapi kitchen

Kevin can't hear 16. Kevin can't hear

Nailing trim on office windows 17. Nailing trim on office windows

Mary Ann talking with Andree Loas 18. Mary Ann talking with Andree Loas

American cemetery at St. Avold, France 19. American cemetery at St. Avold, France

American cemetery at St. Avold, France 20. Memorial building in cemetery

Angels receiving souls of WWI soldiers who died there 21. Angels receiving souls of WWI soldiers who died there

Kathy overlooking cemetery 22. Kathy overlooking cemetery

WWI graves at St. Avold 23. WWI graves at St. Avold

Devotions at Drulingen 24. Devotions at Drulingen

Karen having morning coffee 25. Karen having morning coffee

Kathy getting her coffee in verandah 26. Kathy getting her coffee in verandah

Coffee in a bowl, Alsace style 27. Coffee in a bowl, Alsace style

Breakfast with BLF author Giles Georgel, FPC missionary 28. Breakfast with BLF author Giles Georgel, FPC missionary

The three stoogettes 29. The three stoogettes

FPC headquarters front yard 30. FPC headquarters front yard

Lovely gardens at France Pour Christ (FPC) in Drulingen 31. Lovely gardens at France Pour Christ (FPC) in Drulingen

FPC headquarters in Drulingen, Alsace, France 32. FPC headquarters in Drulingen, Alsace, France

Preparing dining room for Sunday school class 33. Preparing dining room for Sunday school class

Kathy putting dishes away 34. Kathy putting dishes away

Getting ready for church at Community Center in Drulingen 35. Getting ready for church at Community Center in Drulingen

Congregation singing 36. Congregation singing

Sandrine Laporte at FPC display 37. Sandrine Laporte at FPC display

Mary Ann pointing out new BLF books at display 38. Mary Ann pointing out new BLF books at display

Drulingen horse trough 39. Drulingen horse trough

Continual fresh water 40. Continual fresh water

Horsing around 41. Horsing around

France for Christ headquarters in Drulingen, Alsace, France 42. France for Christ headquarters in Drulingen, Alsace, France

New long cabin 43. New long cabin

Sightseeing at cave dwellers' homes, lived in till 1958 44. Sightseeing at cave dwellers' homes, lived in till 1958

Bedrooms on second floor 45. Bedrooms on second floor

Old baby buggy 46. Old baby buggy

Homes in the rocks (poster) 47. Homes in the rocks (poster)

Benedictine Chapel in cave 48. Benedictine Chapel in cave

Difficult path between homes 49. Difficult path between homes

Bedroom 50. Bedroom

The old hearth 51. The old hearth

Second story storage 52. Second story storage

Stairs to second story 53. Stairs to second story

Primitive tools 54. Primitive tools

Roof blends into rock 55. Roof blends into rock

Bea at the spinning wheel 56. Bea at the spinning wheel

Potty at foot of bed (short) 57. Potty at foot of bed (short)

Most of the team 58. Most of the team

Looking out from the chapel 59. Looking out from the chapel

View from the chapel 60. View from the chapel

Cave dwellers homes in the rocks 61. Cave dwellers homes in the rocks

Drulingen post office 62. Drulingen post office

Old architecture in Drulingen 63. Old architecture in Drulingen

Clay and straw between beams, now plastered over 64. Clay and straw between beams, now plastered over

Tile contoured to old beams 65. Tile contoured to old beams

Old city street 66. Old city street

Beams were hand hewn 67. Beams were hand hewn

Typical facade 68. Typical facade

Warping over the centuries 69. Warping over the centuries

Cobblestone street 70. Cobblestone street

2nd story overhangs to save on taxes 71. 2nd story overhangs to save on taxes

Close-up of overhang 72. Close-up of overhang

Saving tax dollars 73. Saving tax dollars

Kevin blending into the old scenery 74. Kevin blending into the old scenery

Crepes for supper 75. Crepes for supper

Armand ready to paint the dish room 76. Armand ready to paint the dish room

Kevin fixing sink 77. Kevin fixing sink

Armand drying patch of plaster 78. Armand drying patch of plaster

Stormie plastering ceiling 79. Stormie plastering ceiling

Mary Ann painting window well 80. Mary Ann painting window well

Karen drying plaster 81. Karen drying plaster

Bea painting hall ceiling 82. Bea painting hall ceiling

Kathy sanding 83. Kathy sanding

Armand replacing light fixture 84. Armand replacing light fixture

Bob plastering bedroom ceiling 85. Bob plastering bedroom ceiling

Tulips in the snow in Drulingen 86. Tulips in the snow in Drulingen

Finishing the paint job 87. Finishing the paint job

Armand caulking cracks 88. Armand caulking cracks

Lunch with FPC staff 89. Lunch with FPC staff

The 2016 Team with Kevin in Drulingen 90. The 2016 Team with Kevin in Drulingen

Kathy and a baby chick 91. Kathy and a baby chick

Mary Ann and a baby chick 92. Mary Ann and a baby chick

Mary Ann holding one of the Sunday school books 93. Mary Ann holding one of the Sunday school books

Mary Ann and Philip 94. Mary Ann and Philip

Bea helping with the Manga sets 95. Bea helping with the Manga sets

Kathy helping with Sunday school materials 96. Kathy helping with Sunday school materials

Armand plastering door jambs 97. Armand plastering door jambs

Bob plastering door jambs 98. Bob plastering door jambs

Russ pin-nailing trim 99. Russ pin-nailing trim

Bob sanding plastered wall 100. Bob sanding plastered wall

Entrance to Fort de Leveau 101. Entrance to Fort de Leveau

WWI bunkers 102. WWI bunkers

Mary Ann standing next to a WW1 bomb 103. Mary Ann standing next to a WW1 bomb

Bunker bedroom 104. Bunker bedroom

Folding bicycle 105. Folding bicycle

Machine gun 106. Machine gun

Patton Jr's plane found in a bog near Feignies 107. Patton Jr's plane found in a bog near Feignies

Memorial plaque (legible) 108. Memorial plaque (legible)

Cherry trees in bloom along the road to Marpent 109. Cherry trees in bloom along the road to Marpent

Russ cutting trim molding 110. Russ cutting trim molding

Armand touch-up painting 111. Armand touch-up painting

Bob installing threshhold to office 112. Bob installing threshhold to office

Raclette at Kapis' 113. Raclette at Kapis'

Raclette dinner at the Kapitaniuk's house 114. Raclette dinner at the Kapitaniuk's house

Team at Keukenhot Gardens, Holland, with Nathan & Annie 115. Team at Keukenhot Gardens, Holland, with Nathan & Annie

Tulips in the snow in Drulingen 116. Tulips in the snow in Drulingen

Arch of lilies 117. Arch of lilies

Lily 118. Lily

Tulip beds 119. Tulip beds

More tulips 120. More tulips

River of hyacinths bordered by tulip beds 121. River of hyacinths bordered by tulip beds

Russ gets a new pair of shoes 122. Russ gets a new pair of shoes

Dutch wooden shoes being carved 123. Dutch wooden shoes being carved

Orchid pavilion 124. Orchid pavilion

Orchids 125. Orchids

Dutch costume 126. Dutch costume

The boat lift at Strepy-Thieu 127. The boat lift at Strepy-Thieu

Entering the boat lift 128. Entering the boat lift



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