Taking a break

I’ve recently come back to the States for a break. I think the technical word for this for missionaries is furlough or sabbatical. But it’s a break. It’s the time to rest, recharge, decompress, and do a reset mentally and spiritually. After this last season of ups and downs and the recent craziness in Honduras […]

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Hurricanes & lots of water!

2020 just keeps on throwing punches! Central America was hit with two major hurricanes back to back in the past few weeks. And as a result of Eta and Iota there’s lots of displaced families and destruction in Honduras, Nicaragua and Guatemala. According to some information recently released (November 20) by the Honduran Foreign Minister: […]

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What about the orphans?

We visited a boys home last week in Puerto Cortes to play in a friendly soccer tournament with some of the orphans there and also with a few teams from some nearby schools. We only took our younger boys, our JV team that consists of boys 11-14 years old.  And I keep thinking back to […]

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Some thoughts on loneliness

Ok, this is going to be a really honest blog.  Don’t let it scare you away or anything, but I don’t want to mince words or make paint things with rose colored lens.  This also isn’t a blog asking for help or for advice.  I just want to communicate what I struggle with and how […]

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the good with the bad

This past month has definitely has it’s ups and downs.  Good stuff.  Bad stuff.  Crazy stuff. And I don’t know why or how but May always seems to be a rough month for me to plow through. Let me be painfully honest here:  I tend to see and only focus on the problems, not the […]

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Yaina Rosemary Ramos

This is Yaina.  She is a sweet lady who lives in Travesia and has been a part of the academy since it’s beginning.  Officially she cooks for the boys every day as part of our Training Table program.  The goal of the training table is to provide a nutritious meal for the boys. She is […]

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Don’t forget the promises

I haven’t blogged in a while.  It’s just something hard for me to do.  There’s so much always swirling around in my head… and to stop, put those things on paper so that they make sense and then share it just seems overwhelming… but I’m gonna try it anyway!  So forgive me if it’s inconsistent. […]

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