We’ve gone a few months since our last update so in order to catch everyone up with the latest, here is a month-by-month overview of what has been going on with us ever since: NOVEMBER: In late November, ministry directors, Jorge and Karen, headed back to the USA for some medical check-ups. Unfortunately what wasContinue reading A Lot Of Catching Up To Do
Jorge has been working hard on some final details, getting the clinic ready for inspection by the Health Department. It has been challenging because he has had to do most of the work by himself. He hired some help for a couple of projects and over the last couple of weeks he had some boys who volunteered toContinue reading Some Final Touches
Each week we have the privilege of helping to provide basic medical and dental care to our beloved Bocachica community. Some days are super busy and crazy and others are slow and easy. Currently our small pharmacy is open Monday through Friday, our doctor treats patients Wednesday through Friday, and our dentist treats patients Wednesday andContinue reading Cuts, Colds, & Cavities
We are happy to welcome Yolanda back for 3 weeks of service in Bocachica. This lively Colombiana is full of energy and comes to volunteer at least a couple of times each year. She is always a great blessing helping with the infirmary, hospitality and teaching craft projects to the ladies in the community. Yolanda is a friend who hasContinue reading Yolanda’s Back!
In addition to our checking out our last two posts, you can click on the photos below for the latest on what we’ve been up to at the mission over the last couple of weeks: MEDICAL: CLINIC CONSTRUCTION: MISC.
Last week we were blessed by a special visit from a South Korean family (Jun, Esther, & Daniel) who have spent the last year and a half in Colombia learning Spanish and preparing to go to Guinea Equatorial as full-time missionaries. They visited us in Bocachica and shared about their vision and passion for GuineaContinue reading South Korea to Colombia to Guinea Equatorial
This evening we said a teary goodbye to Samy, Marley, and Moises as they head to Perú for 6 weeks to attend a Leadership Development School hosted by the YWAM base in the city of Iquitos, along the Amazon River.
Needed: A couple of Handy Men / Jacks-of-all-Trades When: ASAP! How Long: 3-6 months What: Currently we are experiencing a lot of deterioration of our mission facilities and have a great need for someone to come and help us get caught upContinue reading Maintenance Man SOS!
In one of our recent posts we hinted at a special announcement coming soon!! Well, here it is: We are excited to tell you about a new challenge that we are taking on for 2016 and to invite you to be part of it! For many years we have talked about the idea of one day beingContinue reading From Bocachica To Africa!!
Here are a few highlights from another great week in Bocachica: We were so thankful for Yuly and Lira who came out to volunteer for a couple of days at the mission this past week. Lira is a pharmacologist and Yuly is a pharmacy assistant and the two of them came out to help usContinue reading Our Week