What a Difference a Year Makes

One of the joint projects between Primera Iglesia and Grace Baptist Church has been the building of a kitchen for the school at Primera Iglesia.  The school serves the children of the nearby barrio.   These children live in poverty and there is no guarantee that they...
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Sunday Worship

Worship and praise for our Lord Jesus Christ was amazing.  We were blessed to be part of Sunday worship at Primera Iglecia Bautista de Central de Santiago.     “Pour out your heart like water before the presence of the Lord! Lift your hands to him for the...
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Haiti

I have never looked into the eyes of an orphan. I have never held the hand of an orphan. I have never seen the tears of an orphan nor have I ever felt the love of an orphan. Until today. What I noticed most about the children of the orphanages we visited today was that they...
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A Day of New Hope

Through God’s grace, our team has settled into our Dominican home comfortably and on Thursday morning we began our first full day in the Dominican Republic.  We traveled 30 minutes to La Vega, Dominican Republic to visit the New Hope Girls Academy.  In 2011, Grace...
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Safe Travels

And We’re Off Our mission team left  for Santiago, Dominican Republic on June 12, 2014 in the very wee  hours of the morning. There were lots of tired, blurry eyes but the overall feeling of the morning was excitement.  We arrived in Santiago Thursday...
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Ready. Set. Go.

Suitcases are being packed and passports are being dusted off for our group of twelve from Grace Baptist Church in Grand Forks, North Dakota.  In less than 24 hours we will board a plane in Fargo and begin our journey to Santiago,  Dominican Republic, to serve alongside...
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