Teacher’s Conference

Every year the teachers in our area graciously open their doors and allow us to take over for a day to teach healthy habits and host a fun program filled with music and dancing for an estimated 1200 students. In 2016 we began hosting a conference as a way to show our appreciation for their support in what we do. This year we hosted our third Teachers Conference with the help o...
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Jungle Research

This summer, one of our wonderful interns returned with a fellow classmate from the New York Medical College to conduct research in our area. Lizzy Sillcocks, a Lee University alumna, former J-Team member, and six month intern from New York arrived with her classmate Jeanne Shi from Vancouver, British Columbia, and alumna of Duke University, to research together after their fir...
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River Valley Medical Team

  It was such a blessing to have River Valley Church from Minnesota here with us for a week!  Some team members have visited the Jungle Hospital before, but for those that hadn’t, leaders Max and Angie Lundeen made sure everyone was well prepared for what the week would look like.  I don’t know that anyone was actually truly prepared for the downpour that occu...
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Introducing our 2019 J-Team

Each summer we have the privilege of hosting aspiring young adults for a missions internship program that allows them the opportunity to experience medical missions, and the behind the scenes of hosting short-term missions teams. Our J-Team for summer of 2019 was a small but mighty team of three! These three musketeers tackled every challenge from washing dishes, learning basic...
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IHEARTCHURCH Medical Team

What a great week it was hosting Pastor Brandon Hawley and his team from I Heart Church in Mt. Hope, West Virginia! With there being no electricity when they arrived Saturday evening, they realized from the start that a week like no other was at hand.  How did they handle it? Like champions. After breakfast Sunday morning, everyone gathered upstairs at the dorm for a grea...
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HPC Friends

These past two weeks have been full of fun and laughter. We had the great pleasure of hosting three friends from Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Trey, who has come here multiple times a year for the past eight years, was here for two weeks. Then for one short week, we got to host Jami and Allyson, who have also visited multiple times. Dr. Trey religiously com...
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A Church of the Highlands Family Adventure

We were so excited to host our first Church of the Highlands Legacy Family team along with visiting physician Dr. Gilbert Ghearing! They brought a brand new dynamic of fun to Rio Viejo. With twelve adults and fourteen kids ranging in age from seven to fourteen, it was a non-stop adventure from sunrise to bed time the whole week.  After a full day of traveling on Saturda...
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City Hope Medical Team

We had such a blast hosting the City Hope Medical team! Their first day, they served at a hospital in San Pedro Sula. There, they brought diapers to families who had children in the hospital and ministered to the patients and their family members. After this visit, they spent the night in the city and visited their sister church, City Hope Honduras, before making the trek up t...
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City Hope College

From the moment they climbed onto the Jungle Bus, the word for the City Hope College team was "enthusiasm". They were so eager to help wherever they saw an opportunity. They never had to be pushed to do something, they always found what needed to be done and did it. Their enthusiasm was contagious during a very busy week: we had one day of clinic, hosted two days of an educator...
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Expanding Our Tents

February 23, 2019, Rio Viejo, Atlántida, Honduras And I am certain that God, who began the good work within you, will continue this work until it is finally finished on the day when Christ Jesus returns. Philippians 1:6 We have been dreaming and praying for the ability to expand our medical services in Rio Viejo for many years. We are blown away by what God has been able ...
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