A visit to the mountains – Day five

Today’s post is Kaitlyn Morgenroth. She’s joined on the trip by her sister and her mom and dad! Today was a beautiful day! We went up to the top of a nearby mountain to work with kids at a school there. We did VBS activities like Bible stories and take home crafts, and the little kids were…

Full of compassion & mercy – Day four

Today’s blog post was written by Katie Ring. It’s a day late due to a lack of power most of the day yesterday where the team is staying. Look for another post about today on the blog tomorrow morning!  Every morning here at The Promised Land I am astounded by the beautiful sights that are…

A prayer for Guatemala – Day three

Today was a day of sabbath rest for the team. The students helped lead a worship service for the mission team and the Impacto staff, they relaxed at The Promised Land property, and enjoyed worshiping at La Iglesia Evangelica Wesleyana Shalom—a local church.   Below are some words and a prayer written by Katie Hill…

Moving blocks & hiking up rocks – Day Two

Today’s guest post is written by Will Sowders Even though it’s been foggy and kind of dreary ever since we got to the lake area, it doesn’t take away the magnificence of the rolling waves and stunning volcanoes. We all woke up to the sound of foreign birds chirping and familiar voices laughing. It’s nice…

On the road in Guatemala

    Today’s blog post from the Student Mission trip to Guatemala was written by David Benson – HMUMC’s Director of Student Ministries This morning I woke up rather and started asking God to pour out His Holy Spirit upon every second of our day. I prayed and asked God that our departure from the…