August 2012

Atenas, Costa Rica
August 1 – 9, 2012
Team Members:

Ray Young, Cate Rader, Barbara Erickson, Jenny Garcia and Jessy Garcia

Team Projects:
  • Clothing collection and delivery for children and Tia’s
  • Assist with Pastor’s Office building project
  • Afternoon crafts and games with children at Hogar de Vida Children’s Home
Other Activities:
  • Met with Pastor Oldemar to discuss possibilities for renovating their children’s building and his plans for a Christmas outreach project.
  • Met with Pastor Oscar at Iglesia Biblica Uncion Con Gloria in Grecia. We heard his inspiring testimony and vision for the local church. He also showed us the land that was just purchased where construction on a permanent building will soon begin. We hope to get involved in this community on a future trip.
  • Traveled to Desamparados to visit with Pastor Eli and Pastora Martha at Hogar de Fe.
  • Traveled to Frailes to meet with Pastor David and talk about plans for building improvements and a future food pantry for his community.