Pinterest pixel
One of the worst disasters of 2020

One of the worst disasters of 2020

Life was already hard enough in Guatemala — one of the poorest countries in Central America. Terrible droughts have plagued Guatemalans for decades. The coronavirus pandemic pushed families deeper into poverty. And now Hurricane Eta has washed away homes and...
Now comes the hard part …

Now comes the hard part …

Central America is eerily quiet today compared to how loud it was last week during Hurricane Eta’s howling winds and pouring rains. “I think the river is going to burst,” our Guatemala partner said Thursday night. “You won’t believe the noise it’s making. The whole...
Transforming a village: From a pastor’s home to ice cream cones

Transforming a village: From a pastor’s home to ice cream cones

“It’s not an ‘either/or,’” Pastor Joe explained. “It’s not either we go and meet human needs, or we go and preach the Gospel. We have to preach and heal … preach and meet those needs. Because one without the other isn’t effective.” Pastor Joe Veres has been the...
Families in Guatemala are literally raising a white flag

Families in Guatemala are literally raising a white flag

A white flag: the ultimate symbol of surrender and defeat. During this battle against the coronavirus pandemic and the economic crisis it has brought, many families are finding themselves on the losing side. They can’t provide for themselves any longer. In Guatemala,...
Coronavirus around the world: Latin America

Coronavirus around the world: Latin America

Note: This is the second in a four-part series about how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting people around the globe. Read the first post here and check back regularly on our blog to read parts three and four. A number of states across the U.S. are finally seeing...
Thank you. Please do not refresh the page while we process your transaction.