We are working hard to finalize our sponsorship program. I have about 25 students in Colegio JET who need a sponsor! I am praying for every student to have a sponsor by February 1st! Student Sponsorship Our sponsorship program allows to us to provide a hot breakfast and lunch to every child. The donation provides … More Sponsors Needed!
It’s the little things which happen on a daily basis which make me smile. It’s the small things we see with the children, teachers, and workers which remind us of God’s goodness. It’s the little things like…. When the little kindergarten boy who wouldn’t smile or talk last year is smiling on the first day … More It’s the Little Things…
We had a successful first week of school! Finally, after 3 years of having to be very flexible with our hours and class sizes, 2023 started with much more structure and normalcy! In 2020 our highest grade was 7th grade and we have added a grade each year that follows. This year we have a … More Careers, Church, and Basketball
After taking a couple of weeks to celebrate Christmas, we were thrilled to hear the chatter and laughter among the children at Colegio JET. This morning we started our first day of the 2023 school year. Here is a quick video with a few highlights of the day. To watch on Youtube … More First Day Success!
Our final 2 days! Yesterday the group left early to have a food distribution for 200 families. After the food distributions, the group divided into three teams to dedicate each house. Sydney and Shadya provided medical care to a man who greatly needs it. Several returned back to the school to help take down the … More December Trip Day 6 & 7
It has been a very busy 2 days. The group spent Sunday worshipping at Iglesia JET. Bro Jerry Hovel did a nice job preaching. Mrs. Jeanette, Nic, Elizabeth, Bro Jerry, Cheryl, and Sandra did an excellent job singing with the Guatemalans. After church some of the group quickly grabbed a bite to eat while others … More December Trip Day 4 & 5
The day started with a time of worship through song and devotion. It was great to have Mr. John King join us for the devotional. One group left to build houses. The location has been wet, windy, and cold! However, they have managed to build and concrete 13 houses in 2 days. The remaining people … More December Trip Day 3
The first part of the group arrived on Wednesday and the final group members arrived on Thursday night. The airlines made some changes on flight schedules causing people to arrive on different days. However, it all worked out. The children sponsors were able to spend some time with their sponsored children at the local mall. … More December Trip Day 1 & 2
We are thankful to be busy! Since the last blog entry, a lot of activities have been happening on the mountain. The students continue to come Colegio JET every day to receive breakfast, lunch, and participate in different activities. We have been blessed by working with people from Canada and the US over the past … More Thankful!
We were thrilled to celebrate the graduation for completion of kindergarten, elementary school, and middle school. The parents were proud to recognize their child. Next year, we will begin high school! In Guatemala the high school begins in the tenth grade. We are counting down the days to out first high school graduation! Enjoy the … More Graduation Celebration!