Better Than Good Food

The food has been amazing here in Guatemala! Well, for most of us it’s been amazing. I think Nathan, one of our high school students, has been surviving on peanut butter & jelly sandwiches alone. They have fed us steak burritos, chicken taquitos, chicken with mashed potatoes and refried beans, pancakes with fruit, omelettes, ……

The Next One

What a privilege it was this morning to be taken on a tour of Hope of Life by none other than Carlos Vargas, the founder. He shared with us the creation of the organization first: After being struck with gout and laying in bed for 4 1/2 months waiting to die, he was visited by…

Mission Guatemala

Today’s devotional for the mytrbc app was on 2 Corinthians 1. “It is God who enables us, along with you, to stand firm for Christ. He has commissioned us, (2 Corinthians 1:21 NLT)” As I sit on the 1st of 3 legs of our journey to serve in Guatemala with 20 others from our church…

Congealed Eggs, Stale Toast, and Lukewarm Coffee

When my boys were younger, meals were tricky.  By the time I got their food ready, it seemed like it was time to clean up.  Breakfast is one of my favorite meals of the day (maybe because it always includes coffee or tea).  So when the boys ran off to play, I would get my…