S: Panama Mission Trip June 2011
FC: EPIC | Panama 2011
1: Our first day was spent at Pastor Jose's church in Panama City | Making warm fuzzies at the airport.
2: We arrive in the Kuna Village of Los Nubes | Bienvenida
3: Climbing up & down this mountain was a challenge! | We toured the village to invite the kids to VBS
4: Our team was the first to go into the village to give invitations to the events.
6: Pastor Leo is a pastry chef too. . . Yum!
7: We hiked to the top of the mountain. | We made it to the top but the worker wouldn't let us on the property to see the canal.
8: Fútbol Tiempo! | The boys caught a spider to make the girls scream.
9: Kuna Women | Chasing the ball, again! | Partner Tag
10: Some parents said their kids could come to VBS only if someone would take them to/from so we had a group that went out to do that each day. | Fun with the kids! | Caroline lovin' a baby
11: Jordyn helped paint the ground for a VBS game. | Learning about Jesus
12: Our team built some toilet stalls outside the church building. | Mixing cement by hand with gravel and water. | It wasn't all fun and games.
13: Progress. . . | This was a new experience for us.
16: Picking up some mangos on the side of the road. | It was so beautiful to wake up to this mountain view every morning. It looked a little different each day.
18: A morning in the Pacific Ocean
19: And an afternoon at the Panama Canal
21: Ed spent some time with Jesus while we were shopping! | Fun in the Sun
22: Our Pastor, Ed Love with Pastor Jose. | We ended our day of touring at this restaurant/ resort. No, we didn't use the swim up bar!
24: We spent time with the youth sharing stories, playing games, showing movies, teaching English and building friendships | Sharing our stories
25: Dean Keehn made a sign for the church. | Teen Ministry
26: Roughin' It
27: Life in the Village
28: Many Faces of Panama | Jordyn
32: Our Panama Mission Team | Pastor Leo & Flor
33: Perry and Nancy are missionaries who live in Panama City. They stayed in Los Nubes with us. I'm not sure what we'd have done without them. | FRIENDS