BC: The End
FC: Missionary Trip 2011 | Guatemala
1: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. CathyAllen
2: I was blessed with this amazing opportunity to go on this missions trip with my grandma (Bottom Right), and a group of individuals from Estevan (Right), This was my first time doing anything like this and would look forward to doing it again. The Estevan Alliance Team from left to right. Leroy, Chris, Sharon, Nolan, Travis, Mike Marlene, Amanda, Jane, Hillary, Spencer
4: Presidential Palace - Guatemala City
5: (Left)Peace Monument, Guatemalans have a tradition concerning peace and a symbol of peace, the White Rose. (Right) Selling Guatemalan weaved blankets and hats.
6: Every morning we would go to a devotional service. It was incredible to hear the kids not singing, but screaming at the top of their lungs for God.
7: Following worship time, every child that saw us wanted to give us hugs, so we would form "hug lines" I thought this was the best part of our mornings.
9: Hard at work picking away at the side of hill to make room to build additional rooms to one of the schools Top Right: These young men were helping us through their recess time during the week and even came in on the Saturday.
10: After school we would have children's ministry with the boys soccer teams where they would learn different lessons from the bible.
11: My Grandma was given the amazing opportunity to meet her sponsor child. This is Chrissy and her family
12: We also got a chance to visit the hospital in Coban. We prayed for patients and gave new and expecting mothers gift bags of clothing, blankets, diapers, toys and other goodies for their babies.
13: With plenty of donations, the school has been able to develop a functional volunteer medical center, dental area.
14: Sinkhole, that the locals believed to be very spiritual.
15: Guatemalan Coffee Plantation
16: We got to visit a mountain top village. Left: Pastors house Middle: Existing church Right: The fields in Guatemala are so perfectly square even though its on a mountain
17: Cathedral in Tactic known as Chixim; a corn god. A place of syncretisc worship.
18: In the San Jose Cathedral, Antigua, Guatemala
19: Antigua, Guatemala Volcan de Agua (Water Volcano)
20: This little book couldn't nearly be big enough for all that I have experienced. Thank-you for your prayers and support.