Day 5 – Favorite Moments Part 2

Yesterday was our final day of work and we were able to take part in some amazing things. First, we continued to do construction work on a future site for Happy Tummies–an after school ministry where kids receive food, teaching, love, and the message of Jesus. Next, some people spent time with the “Abuelitos” helping…

Day 4 – Favorite Moments Part 1

Yesterday was another amazing day! Half of the group kept working at the construction site in the morning while the other half went to “Abuelitos”–literally “small old people” in Spanish–to spend time with some older adults. After lunch at a local restaurant, we all went to a local church where we played with kids, welcomed…

Day 3 – Work & Play

Today’s entry written by Abigail Renner I would like to start off by thanking all of our leaders. They have worked so hard over the past few days. Today, we were blessed with beautiful weather as we started our day by working in the construction site. Everyone worked really hard, and God was definitely working…

Day 2 – Sabbath, Worship, & Preparation

Today was another amazing day full of worship, exploring, and preparing for construction and VBS tomorrow! It looks like from our schedule that we’ll only be able to update the blog once per day. However, you can also check The Shed’s Facebook page for other updates. Thank you for all the prayers! Today’s entry is written…

Day 1 – We have arrived

We have arrived. Safely. With all 40 of our checked bags! The trip here couldn’t have been smoother. Our flight left on time, 9 people were bumped up to Business Class for free due to overbooking, we loaded up our bags on our bus in Guatemala City, and then we started the 4 hour bus…

3 days until Guatemala!

Soon and very soon our mission team made up of high school students, parents, and volunteers will be in Guatemala! We’ll update this blog daily with pictures, videos, and stories so that you can follow our journey. In the meantime, would you begin praying for us and the people we’re going to encounter? Below is…