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Appreciation from Our Guests

Thank you notes to: Shawnee United Methodist Church (Host) 7-6
St. Andrew Christian Church (Support)
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church (Support)

"Thank you for the meals you prepared for our family, they were delicious."

"We enjoyed our stay."

"We appreciate you volunteering your time to us this past week. Thank you for everything."

 

Thank you notes to: Prairie Baptist Church (Host) 6-29
Old Mission United Methodist Church (Support)
Shawnee Presbyterian Church (Support)
Just Faith (Support Group)

"We appreciate your courtesy. The food was always good and on time."

"Thank you for volunteering your time to support our family."

"We really appreciate your time and effort to make us comfortable."

 

Thank you notes to: Southminster Presbyterian Church (Host) 6-22
Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church (Support)

"Thank you for the delicious meals that you helped prepare."

"Thank you for your kindness and sweetness and really trying to make us feel at home."

"We know you diligently planned every detail for our stay to make us as comfortable as possible, so Thank You."

 

Thank you notes to: Leawood Baptist Church (Host) 6-15
Curé of Ars Catholic Church (Support)
Connect Group (Support)

"I really enjoyed staying with you, you were so nice and the experience was amazing when I stayed at your church."

"We thank you for making sure we were comfortable during our stay."

"The meals were fabulous."

 

Thank you notes to: New Haven Seventh-day Adventist Church (Host) 6-8

"Thank you for providing us with blankets when we were cold."

"We appreciate the food/snacks that you bought for us."

"We enjoyed your company and the volunteers were wonderful as well."

 

Thank you notes to: Olathe Bible Church (Host) 6-1
Church of the Ascension Catholic Church (Support)
His Helping Hands (Support Group)

"We had a wonderful time at your church. The meals were exquisite."

"We enjoyed our stay, it was a great experience."

"Thank you for watching over our family during our stay. We truly appreciate your time and generosity."

 

Thank you notes to:
Overland Park Church of Christ (Host) 5-25

"It was great meeting you & thanks for making us feel welcome."

"Thank you for all you do for us."

"Thank you for your support, warm heart & caring ways they are truly inspirational to all of us during our time at IHN."

 

Thank you notes to: Knox Presbyterian Church (Host) 5-18
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Support)
Colonial Church in Prairie Village (Support)
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church (Support)

"Thank you for all that you do for the IHN families, your warm heart and caring ways are very much needed for this program to be successful."

"Thank you for being there in my time of need."

"Your positive attitude, uplifting spirit, warm heart & caring ways have truly been an inspiration to me."

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Christian Church (Host) 5-11
Holy Cross Catholic Church (Support)

"It was great meeting you. Thank you so much."

"You are a joy to talk to thank you for all you are, and who you are."

 

Thank you notes to: Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church (Host) 5-4
Indian Heights United Methodist Church (Support)

"Thank you for all the time and energy you put into this program."

"Thank you for your time and generosity."

 

Thank you notes to: Asbury United Methodist Church (Host) 4-27
Leawood United Methodist Church (Support)
United Methodist Church of the Resurrection (Support)

"Thank you so much for all you do for us in IHN."

"Thank you for your time and support. It is much appreciated."

"Thank you for the great dinner Saturday and not to mention the good conversation."

 

Thank you notes to: New Haven Seventh-day Adventist Church (Host) 4-20

"Thank you for all you do for IHN. You’re always so welcoming."

"Thank you for your kindness & for making me watch Frozen!"

"Thank you for the time and energy you put into the program it is greatly appreciated."

 

Thank you notes to: Shawnee United Methodist Church (Host) 4-13
St. Andrew Christian Church (Support)
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church (Support)

"Thank you for hosting our family. You guys are so great at making us feel welcome and at home."

"Your kind heart and caring ways are truly appreciated. You are a true inspiration to all that pass your path."

"You are a great treasure to the program thank you for the kind spirit and loving heart you greet us with."

 

Thank you notes to: Prairie Baptist Church (Host) 4-6
Old Mission United Methodist Church (Support)
Shawnee Presbyterian Church (Support)
Just Faith (Support Group)

"Thank you for everything you do to make us feel welcome and at home."

"Thank you for all you do for the IHN families – it is so very needed and much appreciated."

"God bless you for your kindness and caring support."

 

Thank you notes to: Southminster Presbyterian Church (Host) 3-30
Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church (Support)

"You are a God send, a gift that can not be priced."

"Thank you for making my visit at Southminster so pleasurable, as well as all you do for the IHN families."

"Thank you so much for your kindness, care and support. God bless you!"

 

Thank you notes to: Leawood Baptist Church (Host) 03-23
Curé of Ars Catholic Church (Support)
Connect Group (Support)

"Thank you for everything. It’s always a pleasure to be at Leawood Baptist."

"Thank you for your kind heart and gentle spirit, plus a good conversation or two. This helped calm my troubled spirit."

"IHN would not be the same without your support. Thank you for everything."

 

Thank you notes to:
Overland Park Church of Christ (Host) 3-16

"We really enjoyed our stay there! You can really feel the care that you have for this program."

"Thank you for all your hard work."

"It’s nice to know there are still people out there that care! Thank you for everything."

 

Thank you notes to: First Christian Church, DOC, Olathe (Host) 3-9
St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church (Support)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Support)
New Life Community Church of Seventh-day Adventist (Support)
Valley View United Methodist Church (Support)
Blue Valley Christian Church (Support)

"We appreciate everything you and FCC do to make us feel at home."

"Your kind heart and caring ways are greatly appreciated."

"You’re truly a positive inspiration to all, your kindness & support is greatly valued."

 

Thank you notes to: Olathe Bible Church (Host) 3-2
Church of the Ascension Catholic Church (Support)
His Helping Hands (Support Group)

"Thank you for making me feel welcomed and comfortable."

"Thank you for your caring ways, warm heart. You’re truly an angel."

"Thank you for being such a wonderful member of IHN. We appreciate everything you do, and may God bless you abundantly!"

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Christian Church (Host) 2-23
Holy Cross Catholic Church (Support)

"Everything you do makes us feel so welcome! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts."

"We are glad to know you and your heart of gold."

"Thank you for your support, kindness & warm heart."

 

Thank you notes to: Asbury United Methodist Church (Host) 2-16
Leawood United Methodist Church (Support)
United Methodist Church of the Resurrection (Support)

"Thank you for making us feel so comfortable. We always love coming to your church."

"God bless you for everything you do for this program and with such a great attitude."

"It means so much to know you care."

 

Thank you notes to: Knox Presbyterian Church (Host) 2-9
Colonial Church in Prairie Village (Support)
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church (Support)
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Support)

"As always we really enjoyed our stay and appreciate the hospitality, kindness, and care that comes with it."

"Thank you for putting so much heart into this. You have no idea how much it means to us."

"Thank you so much for all that you do, for your support, caring ways as well as the great conversations, lots of laughter. All is truly appreciated. I’m so very grateful."

 

Thank you notes to: Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church (Host) 2-2
Indian Heights United Methodist Church (Support)

"Thank you for your hard work and dedication. We appreciate all you do!"

"Thank you for your loving support and graciousness. God bless you for blessing our family so readily."

"Thank you so much for your true kindness and warm heart it is truly a blessing."

 

Thank you notes to: New Haven Seventh-day Adventist Church (Host) 1-26

"The overall attitude and kindness of everyone involved made us feel right at home."

"Everyone made it a great experience. You are a true blessing & the world needs more people like you."

"Thank you so much for everything while we were at New Haven. I’m so blessed that God had a reason for putting you in my life."

 

Thank you notes to: Shawnee United Methodist Church (Host) 1-19
St. Andrew Christian Church (Support)
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church (Support)

"We had a wonderful stay. God bless you for everything you do to make the families of IHN feel welcome."

"Thank you so much for your support and caring attitude."

"Thank you for allowing me to come into your warm welcoming home."

 

Thank you notes to: Prairie Baptist Church (Host) 1-12
Old Mission United Methodist Church (Support)
Shawnee Presbyterian Church (Support)
Just Faith (Support Group)

"Thank you for your hospitality & super kind heart & generosity. You truly make a big difference with all that you do."

"Thank you so much for everything. Your kindness, support and hospitality means more than you know."

"Thank you for all you do in support of this program. It’s very heart warming."

 

Thank you notes to: Southminster Presbyterian Church (Host) 1-5
Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church (Support)

"Thank you so very much for everything. It is truly a blessing to know you."

"We truly enjoy coming to your church and be welcomed with open arms. Thank you so much for your kindness and love that you show us."

"Thank you so much for all you do in support of this program. Your kindness warms our heart."

 

Thank you notes to: Leawood Baptist Church (Host) 12-29
Curé of Ars Catholic Church (Support)
Connect Group (Support)

"Thank you so much for everything. For your thoughtfulness, kindness and gracious hospitality."

"Thank you for going that extra mile to make us feel your loving hearts."

"Thank you for your kind support and graciousness."

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Church of Christ (Host) 12-22

"Thank you so much for hosting us this week. Your congregation members are so wonderful and warm. You all do such a great job of making us feel at home."

"Thank you for your great sense of humor and welcoming kindness while we stayed at your church. You really made things just a little bit easier for us."

"Thank you for radiating such a kind spirit."

 

Thank you notes to: First Christian Church, DOC, Olathe (Host) 12-15
St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church (Support)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Support)
New Life Community Church of Seventh-day Adventist (Support)
Valley View United Methodist Church (Support)
Blue Valley Christian Church (Support)

"Thank you for everything. Your thoughtfulness, kindness and positivity seemed infectious."

"We enjoyed our time with your congregation members and appreciate your thoughtfulness and kindness."

"We appreciate your loving support and kindness."

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Christian Church (Host) 12-8
Holy Cross Catholic Church (Support)

"Thank you for encouragement you go over and beyond…We can never forget you."

"Thank you for opening your church to us. We appreciate you kindness so much."

"You have given your time to help support those who really needed it. You are a light that shines in the midst of dark times."

 

Thank you notes to: Olathe Bible Church (Host) 12-1
Church of the Ascension Catholic Church (Support)
His Helping Hands (Support Group)

"We appreciate all of your kindness. Thank you for having such a great heart."

"Thank you, for everything. Words can't always explain how appreciative that we are."

"Thank you for helping those of us who are in need…know that you have sown good seed into good grounds."

 

Thank you notes to: Asbury United Methodist Church (Host) 11-24
Leawood United Methodist Church (Support)
United Methodist Church of the Resurrection (Support)

"Thank you for having us at your church and for everything you do to make us welcome and feel at home."

"Thank you for being a great support…you are truly appreciated."

"Thank you for your kindness! It’s much appreciated."

 

Thank you notes to: Southminster Presbyterian Church (Host) 11-17
Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church (Support)

"Thank you so much for your kindness! It means the world!"

"Thank you, it is a joy to know that you care…your ACTIONS speak louder than words."

"We enjoyed our time with you. Thank you for being so wonderful. God bless you for your hospitality and love."

 

Thank you notes to: Knox Presbyterian Church (Host) 11-10
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Support)
Colonial Church in Prairie Village (Support)
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church (Support)

"Thank you so much for hosting our family…God bless you for your kindness and support."

"Thank you so much for everything. As always it is a pleasure to spend time with you and laugh."

"Thank you for helping out and your extra kindness."

 

Thank you notes to: Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church (Host) 11-3
Indian Heights United Methodist Church (Support)

"Thank you for hosting our family again. We can’t thank you enough for your kindness and hospitality."

"Thank you for going the extra mile that means a lot to me and my family."

"Thank you for all you do! It’s so appreciated in our time of need."

 

Thank you notes to: Prairie Baptist Church (Host) 10-27
Old Mission United Methodist Church (Support)
Shawnee Presbyterian Church (Support)
Just Faith (Support Group)

"We had a wonderful time at the church. God bless you for your loving dedication and support. We cannot thank you enough."

"Thank you so much for your kind support and everything you do for not just our family, but all the others in the past and the future. God bless you!"

"Thank you for your support through these trying times."

 

Thank you notes to: New Haven Seventh-day Adventist Church (Host) 10-20

"Thank you so much for housing us, and putting so much effort into making us feel at home."

"I felt so comfortable with everyone and your kindness was astounding."

"God bless you and all who volunteered this week."

 

Thank you notes to: Asbury United Methodist Church (Host) 10-13
Leawood United Methodist Church (Support)
United Methodist Church of the Resurrection (Support)

"Thank you so much for having us to your church, and everything your congregation did to make us feel at home."

"Thank you for your hospitality and kindness."

"Thank you so much for your sweet kindness and showing so much love and compassion."

 

Thank you notes to: First Christian Church, DOC, Olathe (Host) 10-6
St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church (Support)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Support)
New Life Community Church of Seventh-day Adventist (Support)
Valley View United Methodist Church (Support)
Blue Valley Christian Church (Support)

"Thank you so much for everything. The boys really enjoyed painting and coloring and we all enjoyed getting to know you."

"Thank you for support that is greatly appreciated in times such as this."

"As always it is so wonderful to see you. Thank you for everything this week and all the days volunteering at the center. God bless you."

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Church of Christ (Host) 9-29

"Thank you again! This is a great ministry filled with lots of love that we need the most."

"Thank you for your gracious hospitality and welcoming our family to your church."

"Thank you for everything. We all had a great time at the church."

 

Thank you notes to: Leawood Baptist Church (Host) 9-22
Curé of Ars Catholic Church (Support)
Connect Group (Support)

"Thank you so much for everything. We are glad to have met you and grateful for your hospitality and kindness."

"Thank you for your time…actions speak louder than words. You are a blessing to many."

"Your kindness, hospitality and support means more than you know."

 

Thank you notes to: Shawnee United Methodist Church (Host) 9-15
St. Andrew Christian Church (Support)
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church (Support)

"My daughter gives a special …Thank You…not only providing a place to stay…also making a Happy Birthday."

"Thank you very much for having us. We thank you for making us feel at home."

"Thank you for being a part of a ministry that helps God’s children in their time of need."

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Christian Church (Host) 9-8
Holy Cross Catholic Church (Support)

"Second go around and you are still the same…genuine and passionate about what you do for others."

"Thank you so much for your loving support and gracious attitude."

"Thank you for having a heart for ministry."

 

Thank you notes to: Olathe Bible Church (Host) 9-1
Church of the Ascension Catholic Church (Support)
His Helping Hands (Support Group)

"We felt welcome and were able to take an overflow of food to help keep me fat…LOL!!"

"I have met some awesome people here at this ministry."

"Charity can be a difficult concept, but not for you! Thank you and God bless you for all that you do."

 

Thank you notes to: Knox Presbyterian Church (Host) 8-25
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Support)
Colonial Church in Prairie Village (Support)
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church (Support)

"Thank you for being a part of a life changing ministry…we felt welcome and know that you have a passion for those in need."

"This thank you is not only from my family but from every person that you have supported and shared your love with THANK YOU."

"I have heard that when you bless others, God blesses you sevenfold. Thank you so much for your love, support and grace."

 

Thank you notes to: Southminster Presbyterian Church (Host) 8-18
Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church (Support)

"May god continue to bless you…thank you for being a blessing."

"Thank you so much for everything."

"It was so nice to meet you and we thank you for your support and gracious hospitality."

 

Thank you notes to: Prairie Baptist Church (Host) 8-11
Old Mission United Methodist Church (Support)
Shawnee Presbyterian Church (Support)
Just Faith (Support)

"Thank you for being a part of a great ministry to serve others in their time of need…God Bless you."

"Thank you for your gracious hospitality."

"Thank you for a helping hand. We are forever grateful."

 

Thank you notes to: Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church (Host) 8-4
Indian Heights United Methodist Church (Support)

"Thank you for your hospitality. And the pancakes were awesome."

"You were both wonderful, thanks so very much for the warmth you shared with us."

"Thank you…You are really a blessing to the lives of many."

 

Thank you notes to: Shawnee United Methodist Church (Host) 7-28
St. Andrew Christian Church (Support)
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church (Support)

"It was a pleasure being at the “House” last week. Thank you for making us feel at home."

"Enjoyed getting to know you – thanks so much!"

"Thank you for all the care and nurturing you shared with our family."

 

Thank you notes to: Leawood Baptist Church (Host) 7-21
Curé of Ars Catholic Church (Support)
Connect Group (Support)

"Thank you for all your love and support…you impacted our lives with positivity and love."

"Thank you for all the great food and dinner conversation."

"Appreciate your being there for us!"

 

Thank you notes to: Overland Park Church of Christ (Host) 7-7

"Thank you for your time and generosity. We felt so welcomed and comfortable. The food was great and everyone was so friendly."

"Thank you for having love deeply rooted in your hearts."

"When we see you_____ know that we see Christ. May his light continue to shine in you."

 

Thank you notes to: Leawood Baptist Church (Host) 4-18
Curé of Ars Catholic Church (Support)
Midland Islamic Council (Support)

"Thank you for your good and helpful attitude."
"Thank you for all the time and effort you put in to supporting IHN families. We always are treated with respect and kindness."
"I truly appreciate the support that we have gotten since we have been here."
"We are blessed that there are such generous people."

 

This page was updated on July 30, 2014.

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