hurricanes

It's been a crazy few weeks and we are here bracing for the possibility of hurricane Iota to send more rain. Today we've had strong winds and rain, then nothing, repeat. The ground is still saturated and there are mudslides daily. Some of our students are being evacuated from their homes as I write this …

what does it look like to study at home?

School has been shut down for months now but the kids are still studying! Many of these children are helping their parents with chores around the house, working in the fields harvesting vegetables, cutting firewood in the mountains for their moms to use for cooking or to sell in the market, taking care of younger …

coronavirus in Guatemala…. continued!

It's been a strange and crazy month.  Seems like every day and every week the rules change around here. On Thursday evening the president of Guatemala announced that the country was closed until Monday.  As he hadn't given us warning, he allowed small "corner" stores to stay open from 8am-11am Thursday through Sunday,  but we …

a little update on our lives in Guatemala!

Things have been crazy around here, we are living in unprecedented times! We are super thankful that the president that just came into power in January is a Medical Doctor. What a huge blessing for Guatemala and a show of God’s divine care.   Anyone who has been down here and has visited our local …