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Missions 2017 – Day 2

Today began with a wonderful breakfast cooked by our favorite chef Amalia and her daughter. We left the base by 9 am to provide the homeless people with food, Bible’s, shoes, and most importantly the love of Jesus Christ. We prayed for and with those we came in to contact with. It was a blessing to be able to impact their lives and we learned about the hardships of those we served. The stories were heartbreaking but the people were so grateful for us being there. The generous donations of the people who made it possible for us to be here is transforming lives in ways you may never know. We attended Church with Pastor Fernando. Worship was amazing and the presence of God could be felt by all who were there. The Pastor’s granddaughter blessed us with a praise dance and invited us all to her birthday party after church. Many were moved to tears as she shared her testimony regarding her mother going to the US to pursue her degree in Ministry. Pastor Stephaney shared the message reminding us that we all have been created for a specific purpose and must walk confidently in our calling. Afterward we grabbed a bite to eat at Casa Blanca and came back to the base to prepare for our Reunion Dinner. We were blessed to see the 4 families that we’ve built  homes for. The children are growing up so fast and it was amazing to hear the testimonies and how our labor of love has changed their lives. Tomorrow we begin the first phase of building the home for another family that God has provided us with. We are so excited to see what...