Raining Cats & Dogs…

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 11/7/2008 11:03:00 PM)Or should we say, Raining Buckets?!  It has rained and rained and rained in Honduras the past three weeks.  Last week we had the incredible privilege of hosting a team from Men & Women of Action based in Cleveland, TN.  They were coming to lay all of the block walls for our house.  We we...
Read More

Travels to the U.S.A.

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 11/7/2008 2:35:00 PM)On August 12th we began our six week journey.  What an adventure it was!  We flew first to Orlando, Florida where we spent a week visiting with family and nearby churches and getting our van ready for the long road ahead...         Birthday dinner for Martin the night...
Read More

Raising the Roof

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 8/25/2008 2:37:00 PM)For almost three months our dormitory building sat waiting for a roof. I would get up every morning and pray to the Lord that He would provide the design, the funds and the volunteers to accomplish the task. At the time the challenge was insurmountable.Please understand that in the Third World, and Honduras is a...
Read More

On Brigade in the Jungle

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 7/21/2008 3:31:00 PM)On Brigade in the Jungle.These past two months, we have been busy.Sure we had visitors in April- David, David and Wesley from Bay Community Church, Daphne, Alabama. These guys were here for a week but were able to accomplish an incredible amount of work in that short time. Shortly after they left, we braced ourselves...
Read More

Freedom!

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 5/12/2008 9:21:00 PM)If a picture paints a thousand words, then this picture should say loud and clear how happy Samuel is to finally be free of his braces!!  After two years of the torture devices, he is finally FREE!  You have never seen a young man so happy in his life.  He was counting down the days..... five more...
Read More

Joy and sadness…

(copied from old blog: entry dated: 5/3/2008 5:53:00 PM)We count it such an awesome privilege to serve God in Honduras; to be His hands, to touch the people in our area with not only medicine, but the love of Christ.  There are days when we feel like we have done this to His glory and honor.  Then there are days when we ask ourselves if we could have done mo...
Read More

Visiting Schools in the Cuenca…

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 5/3/2008 5:45:00 PM)It's something we have been wanting to do for a long time: begin visiting all of the elementary schools in the Cuenca Cangrejal, the river cove in which we live.  Our first school visit has finally happened!  We went to the village of Los Limpios, about a two hour walk from Rio Viejo.    ...
Read More

Blessings from Bay Community

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 5/3/2008 5:08:00 PM)Hello from a sunny and warm Rio Viejo!We had the most wonderful month of weather in April and the blessings to go along with it.  Last month  we had three visitors from Bay Community Church of Daphne, Alabama who came to help out with the construction of the dormitory.  It was absolutely amazing ho...
Read More

Dorm Daze

(copied from old blog. entry dated: 4/19/2009 10:16:00 AM)                         Interns Allison and Heather painting the girls dorm.                       Arrival of our brand new appliances!The beginning of 2009 was a blur, as things seemed ...
Read More