Day 7

Day 7

The men finished up the electrical projects.  The ladies outlined everyone’s silhouette on the wall to be finished later perhaps by another team.  Filled the ditch in where the electrical wire was run for the lights on the wall. After lunch we loaded all the...
Day 6

Day 6

Dear Friends, Day 6 was our “fun day” and started with another wonderful  breakfast. After that, the first stop was the pottery shop, where we saw a demonstration of how the Nicaraguans make pottery.  Many of us had seen this demo before, but it is still...
Day 5

Day 5

Today we worked in the HOT sun!!  Someone said it was close to 100 degrees out there!!  The young people from the “Baseball Church” had previously outlined silhouettes of themselves onto the concrete walls surrounding the ministry compound.  The ladies...
Day 4

Day 4

Hi Everyone! We are all doing well and eating well.  Gloria is a great cook.  As you may or may not have heard, today was  a day of battle for some of us, but that’s why we have a team to help us through. Good things happened today too.  We handed out school...
Day 3

Day 3

Good Evening Friends, Waking in the morning after 40 hours of no sleep (maybe three hours nap time on the plane).  After last nights 8 hours of sleep, the old body is a still little stiff.  The Lord woke us up to a gale wind, 20 MPH steady to 40 MPH gusts, 75 degrees,...
Day 2

Day 2

My First Mission Trip Everyone that knows me knows that I am a terrible traveler.  I am apprehensive, to put it mildly, especially about flying.  So that is really what holds me back from doing things away from home.  So the week before leaving, I was praying and...