Category: Villa Nueva

The Desert is Gone

One of the most intriguing bible verses that I have read to date is what Jesus says in John 14:12.  It challenges my faith to the core and makes me question if I truly believe: Truly, truly, I say to you, he who believes in Me, the works that I do, he will do also;…


1 Bus and 23 Days Later

A few weeks ago we had our first car accident here in Guatemala.  We always wondered who would be the first one to get in an accident because the way people drive here is CRAZY so we knew it would happen eventually we just didn’t know who would be the first.  Sadly, it was me (Missy)…


Lionel

Let me tell you a little story… “Buenas tardes,” I said to the passers by.  We don’t tend to see neighbors very often in our neighborhood so we try to be as friendly as possible to everyone we see.  “Hola, como estas?” this gentleman seemed overly friendly to me as he walked his bike alongside…


What Were We Thinking?

That’s exactly what we asked ourselves when we woke up Easter Sunday at 4:30 a.m. after VERY little sleep.  We had decided to have the kids from the church/community over the night before for a sleepover because it was the only time they could do it with their school schedules and the only time we…


Easter blessing year 3

I think we officially have a tradition started as this is our 3rd year in a row of taking Easter blessings around to our families.  This is such a special time as we get to bless them with some food, share with them hope and truth from God’s Word, pray with them, and we all…


It’s Time For Action!

The bibles are here! The bibles are here! The bibles are here! Ok, maybe it doesn’t seem as exciting as we portray it to be, but let me try to convince you.  We mentioned a while back that in February we had the chance to meet with a special ministry during our Intermissions Conference about these…


SARFing in the G.U.A.

We just said goodbye to our most recent team that came down here to work with us through the Serving At Risk Families ministry.  They did an amazing job of finishing the hard work needed for an elderly woman to move into her new home!  As you may recall, one of the families we help…