Missions – Guatemala 2011

Dedication

Friday, July 29th, 2011

We had an event filled final day including 1. - Women’s Bible Study – Will now become a weekly event with the S4H team! 2. - Eye Glass Clinic – We gave out a 3.0 prescription to a teen that can now read in school 3. - Kid’s Camp / VBS – Several ...

Piñata, Fiesta, and S’mores

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow is our last day in Santiago Zamora… it will be difficult to say goodbye to the many new friends that we have made here. God has done so much in so little time, but then again, He is an awesome God! Here are a ...

Volcan Pacaya

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

An exceptionally early departure (6:00am) for 23 folks took us to Volcan Pacaya which is currently active and erupt early last year. Amazing that we were all on time! Once at the base of the volcano several senior members of the group took oat fed "taxis" (horses) or caballos as ...

God continues to bless and amaze!

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Today was another great day in Santiago Zamora with additional steps in constructions, and continued work in the eye glass clinic, women’s Bible study and VBS. A busy day in construction today: 1. We started the day in song and prayer (en espanol) with the widows in the morning 2. Poured the final ...

A Divine Appointment

Monday, July 25th, 2011

What a productive day! The construction team worked with more cement today laying the rest of the red floors. They also did some electrical work and we can turn on our first light bulb when the room is ready! We also had a pretty good turnout at VBS with about ...

Every Tongue and Every Nation

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

After getting to sleep one hour later this morning, we had breakfast, put on our blue shirts and went to church. The church is named Iglesia del Camino, and it was a great experience for all of us. The service started with a long worship time – songs were sung ...

Revolutionary Day

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

What an exciting 2nd work day for us! The eye clinic was so fruitful today as it has been since we opened it. The line started before we got there. A couple women cried with joy at getting the gift of sight. Two teenage girls, who live alone, were able to ...

Primer Dia!

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

What a blessed day! There's so much to praise God for today so we'd like to share just a condensed list: - Beautiful clear weather all day long. -Strong team unity. -We nearly finished painting and roofing the widow's house! -Strong turnout in our first day of VBS. 40 smiling children! -Incredible food. We can't ...

July 21, 2011 We Have Arrived!

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

First and foremost all 13 members of the Guatemala team have arrived safely and are in great spirits in Antigua. After 21 hours of being awake you may find a few typos but you can almost hear the singing and great team comradery already. God has answered so many prayers ...

Pray for us as we prepare to depart for Guatemala

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

We will have our final team meeting at 12:30 pm 17 July at PBC.  Can't wait to see you all there. Don't forget to pray for our team every day!