This group has been busy for the last several days. On Sunday they traveled to an area impacted by the volcano and fed 300 families. Some of the families walked for 90 minutes to receive the food. The roads to their communities are difficult to travel so by foot is their means of transportation. … More A Lot of Work!
Seeing familiar faces is always refreshing to us. This week the GRACE trip consist of people from Michigan (5), Alabama (32), and Mississippi (1). Everyone arrived by late Thursday night and they started working bright and early Friday morning. For the men, work consisted of moving tons of dirt into the school classrooms. Very … More Familiar Faces!
Yesterday, Mrs. Martha Terry took her final earthly breath and is now worshipping her Lord and Savior. We asked many of you to pray for Mr. & Mrs. Terry several weeks ago. They are constant encouragers to GRACE and SLAM. Mr. Terry has been a great caregiver for Mrs. Martha for over 20 years. … More Prayers for the Terry Family
This is the school on June 1st! One level complete. Watch the video to see the progress in only 7 weeks! And 7 Weeks Later… (Click on the Link) GRACE Construction
Here’s a link the the latest construction video. Roof video
Blog by Rebekah: My time so far has been absolutely amazing. The days have been busy, but each day has had its own special aspect of it. We’ve gone to the water park, celebrated the Fourth of July, celebrated birthdays, the whole nine yards, we’ve done it all. My time here is quickly coming to … More Rebekah’s Blog
On July 3rd, Soy picked up Diamond from the airport to serve with us for the next 10 days. Diamond will graduate in August with a degree in Spanish, and she attends Faith Baptist Church in Bartlett, Tennessee. She has been involved with short-term mission trips to Guatemala in previous years. In addition to working … More Meet Diamond!
They are working extremely hard on finishing the school. They currently have 36 men working on the school building. We are excited about the progress! Click the link to see latest video: Construction Video
I am guilty of becoming caught up with everything going on that I completely forget to take pictures. Apparently no one else took pictures either as I have looked on several facebook pages. What have we been doing since arriving back from the states? We spent about 7 hours organizing and taking inventory of … More What Have We Been Doing?
Last Friday morning, I visited Lydia to receive an update about the baby and to provide bus funds for the next several days. She was very happy because the baby had been without the tube for three days and had breastfed for two days. However, the doctors said they did not know when the baby … More Update on Lydia’s Baby!