We are very excited to have Tess Scholz work with GRACE Ministries for the next 2 1/2 months! Tess’ parents, Dave and Terri, had been involved with GRACE Ministries for numerous years, and they are a vital part in the medical mission trips. Tess has worked as a teacher in the States and at … More Meet Tess!
We are limited on the choices of American television shows in Guatemala, but we can always count on Andy Griffith, Cops, and Shark Tank being available. When it is late at night, I usually have to settle for Shark Tank as my only choice. The point of the show is to create something new, receive … More Investing
Sebastian has been in the feeding center program for the past several years. He is being raised by his grandmother. When team members come to the feeding center, he is a child that tends to be more shy and reserved. However, once he is comfortable with you he does not mind showing his true personality. … More Meet Sebastian
God has given me a heart for the people of Guatemala, but he did not wire my brain for Guatemala. Soy, on the other hand, has the much more relaxed, go with the flow, mindset for living in Guatemala. Here are a few examples of just this past week. Of course I have it timed … More It’s the Little Things
The children at the feeding center know the procedures of the center, and they are all friends. You can imagine being a six-year old boy and walking into a “classroom” with 55 new students. This is exactly what happened almost two weeks ago as Brayan entered as our 110th child. He became overwhelmed and the … More Brandon, Cristian, & Brayan
When we return in Feburary we knew our focus for the first month would have to be the children at the feeding center. It has taken us a bit longer than planned and we are still discussing ways to improve things. In December we made the commitment to the kids at My Special Treasure School … More April 17th
Over the past couple of weeks, we have been privileged to have a couple of teams serve the children at the feeding center. The structure of the feeding center is designed people of every age can help in some capacity. The picture below is of Mr. Jack, 74 years old, practicing math flash cards with … More April 13th