GRACE Ministries

Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.                James 1:27 (NIV) As we are watching these unprecedented times in our world, we are reminded of … More GRACE Ministries

Colegio JET Newsletter

We sporadically send out a newsletter with updates about events at our school.  Some people may prefer an update through email rather than a blog or social media.  If you would like to receive the newsletter please send your email address to shininglightabroad@gmail.com. If you are a sponsor, you will receive an email by Monday! … More Colegio JET Newsletter

Extra Teachers!

A few weeks I focused on our teachers and staff at Colegio JET.  However, we are blessed to have some extra workers who work with excellence. Last year Lesly did her practicum for college hours at the feeding center.  A few months of practicum led to volunteering.  She is willing to help in any way … More Extra Teachers!

Serving Our Children!

Serving OUR Children!  Every teacher understands how a student becomes more than just a child in a seat.  Relationships are made.  Children are loved. Children miss their teachers.  Teachers are security. Teachers worry.  Teachers care. On Monday, two of our teachers went to the market and purchased beans, rice, and flour.    We do not … More Serving Our Children!

A New Swing!

  I visited one of our families today and I was quickly reminded of the little things in life.  Several weeks ago, Matthew Cain replaced our old, worn out swings and hanging bars with new, pretty plastic ones.   In our eyes the equipment was only trash and needed to be replaced.  However, our old … More A New Swing!