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RESOURCE CENTER AND ARCHIVES

Gachet, Tomcomment (0)

May 5, 2005


 

Tom Gachet has volunteered with Carpenters for Christ for 23 years, building churches in nine different states and several foreign countries. A church deacon, he has taught all ages in Sunday School for more than 40 years and is currently a member of the state disaster relief team.

Q: What led you to work with Carpenters for Christ?

A: I saw a need I felt I could fulfill that need. Once I got started, I got hooked. I need the growth that comes from participating in missions.

Q: Why have you continued the ministry over the years?

A: The needs are unlimited and I just want to do my part.

Q: What does this ministry demand?

A: It’s a year-round ministry. About the time we wrap up one project, we are beginning to seek out and plan for the next.

Q: How do other family members support you?

A: My wife supports me wholeheartedly. She is as much missions-minded as I am.

Q: How do you see yourself involved in this type of work in the future?

A: I see myself involved as long I am mentally and physically able. I think the Lord has called all of us to missions and made no mention of retirement.

Q: What difference will this ministry make for you in the future?

A: It has certainly changed my life and made me more aware of needs around the world as well as at home. I can be more involved now that I am retired.

(TAB)

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