It’s almost time to load the container, close the doors, and send it to Guatemala! Unfortunately, Soy and I left just a few days before the real container work began! It is much easier to tell people what to do in 72 degrees weather! Danville Baptist, Reeltown Baptist, Ethelsville, and Topisaw Baptist have given generously … More Almost Time!
On March 16th, a bit of fear and anxiety came with the unknown of the future. I can remember thinking “We need to provide food for the children for only 4-6 weeks.” Boy was I wrong. In addition to providing food came the obstacle of providing academic instruction. We have watched God provide every single … More Not Missing a Beat!
This is a reminder that we are collecting toys for “Christmas Joy”! If you are in the Grand Bay Area you can bring the toys to Friendship Baptist Church (Auditorium Foyer) or State Farm Insurance. ALL toys are due by September 14th! We will close the container and submit the paperwork on September 17th. If … More Final Days for Toys!
2 Days-3 Countries-2 Layovers-3 Flights-4 Airports-2 Borders- Mexico Hotel-15 hours in airport/on plane-3 hours sitting at an extremely hot border-8+ hours of driving–Finally Home! We left at 3am on Wednesday and arrived to our home at 7:00pm on Thursday. We arrived home to no lights and no water! Thankfully, we had a Plan B! Many … More Back in Guate!
We have the opportunity to send a container to Guatemala! We have decided to take advantage of this opportunity by sending a little Christmas joy to the children in Guatemala. We are going to load the container with lots of toys to be given out in December. The Christmas Bag of toys will be the … More Christmas Joy!
We are planning to send a container to Guatemala within the next few weeks. As you can imagine, the basic medical supplies are very limited and/or non-existent in many of the hospitals. We would like to meet the needs of local hospitals and first responders in our community. This will help them be prepared for … More Medical Supplies Needed
We are sooo thankful to each person who has helped the families of Guatemala during this time. While everything else came to a halt in Guatemala, our staff has willingly served on a continuous basis. Our ministry has really not skipped a beat–it has looked different but it has continued! Here are … More Praises!
In January 2019 we watched God miraculously use people to provide the funds for Colegio JET. A school that we believed God had birthed in our hearts. A school where children would be able to receive a quality education. A school where children would receive daily breakfast and lunch. A school that would teach and … More Trusting Him!
With very short notice, the girls and I returned to the states for the next few weeks. No worries because Soy is in charge of everything! God has given us some really good workers who are able to make sure everything runs smoothly. They have a love for the students and the families. One advantage … More Love in Action!
How do students miss 4 months of school and recover? In a normal situation, our teachers would have to work really hard to move these students to proficiency in their current grade level. The past 4 months have not been normal and the students can’t afford to miss any instructional time. Digital learning is not … More Outside Classrooms!