Monthly Archives: August 2008

We are BAAAAACK – well sort of

We are back on USA soil but still not home sweet home.  We did run into the house on Friday, loved on the kids for a few minutes, repacked our dirty clothes (really, we did), threw the clothes and the kids in the car, and drove down to Houston.  We are having a grand time visiting […]

To care for widows and orphans . . .

As many of you know, the husband works for Buckner, a multi-service agency devoted to helping families and children.  Most of his (and our) trips have been centered around orphan ministry.  However, this trip to Guatemala has had a different emphasis . . . sort of.  For the past two days our group of 10 […]

In Guatemala

We made it safely to this great country and are experiencing magnificent adventures.  After arriving to Guatemala City on Friday night, we spent the night (at a gorgeous hotel!) then made the 4 hour trip to Salama on Saturday.  After checking into our hotel (not quite so gorgeous, but doable), we made the 45 minute […]

Farewell! (for now)

We are off tomorrow for a one week mission trip to Guatemala with our church.  We are going through an organization called Orphan Outreach to work with a church in a small community called Pacux (Pa-KOOSH).  We are excited about the trip although we don’t know quite what to expect.  We are planning to help paint the […]