Tag archive of celebration

Team Update – April 29th, 2018

After a day off on Saturday, today was the big day - the reason I had to make this trip for May of this year.  Today we celebrated Enma’s quinceanera. We arrived at the Centre of Hope early in order to get pictures and prepare for the celebration.  Seeing Enma in her dress was amazing.  It made her look like a princess from a fairytale.  We took some pictures and sat talking while we waited for the setup to be ready.  Enma gave me a picture

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Loving Arms Celebrates International Women’s Day!

On March 8 the world celebrated International Women's Day. Thanks to the collaboration with our Connexus team we were able to have a special get together for the women who make up our program in Guatemala. It was a special evening in which a powerful message was shared on women's empowerment and their value in our community. We also had the opportunity to pamper our women with manicures, hairstyles, and jewelry making. We thank the girls of the Connexus

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December 19th, 2013 – Day 4

Today was an exciting day for our team! It’s hard to believe that our week is more than halfway over, but the Lord has blessed us so much this week! Some of us started our day working at the Center of Hope while the rest of our team worked on one of the houses we’re building. The work for everyone was difficult, but we are seeing our progress! The house in Corrales is located high in the mountains, so it was an exhausting task getting all the

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Semana Santa

What a crazy day. Today the city of Antigua celebrated Easter Week (Semana Santa) with a beautiful religious procession that wound its  way thru the streets from 6am to midnight.   Beautiful tapestry carpets made of sawdust are carefully created in patterns on the cobblestone streets.  Two enormous floats ( one of the Virgin Mary, the second of Jesus carrying the cross) are hosted on the shoulders of 40 men wearing purple robes who carry the floats

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    • LovingArmsGuat One final blog update from Steven's trip and a thank you! https://t.co/CFxxd15Yez https://t.co/CFxxd15Yez

      May 17, 2018

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      May 17, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Read another update from our Team! https://t.co/sbjDoNmIfY https://t.co/sbjDoNmIfY

      May 11, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Read about what Steven was up to on Day 2 of his trip: https://t.co/G1YyEw47TR https://t.co/G1YyEw47TR

      May 10, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Find out what Steven was up to on Day 1 of his trip... the whole reason why he visited: Enma's Quinceanera!… https://t.co/SGYUueeqcy

      May 10, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We are so fortunate to have Steven join our school this week! Enjoy Steven Hash - I know the children will https://t.co/jmrhzf2i9e

      May 9, 2018