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 Today we welcomed Linda and Haley back to the School of Hope. The children cheered as Linda and Haley walked up to… https://t.co/SQgIOhJv6L

      September 24, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat On Tuesday, September 18th through Thursday, September 20th, Steven taught the second grade students a class on ori… https://t.co/QKXrdLsV7V

      September 20, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Today, the children at the School of Hope celebrated Guatemalan Independence Day. There was a general assembly upst… https://t.co/4XbtbWDeA9

      September 14, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat On September 12th, Steven arrived at Loving Arms. He is a nurse who has come to Guatemala to help the people in ne… https://t.co/cnBByYHinG

      September 14, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat On September 12th, Steven arrived at Loving Arms. He is a nurse who has come to Guatemala to help the people in ne… https://t.co/A48u4C9O2y

      September 14, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat On August 22nd and 23rd we had a dental clinic with Dr. Carlos Terraza from Special Dent Foundation. More than 45 c… https://t.co/WdXb9RyZ2A

      August 31, 2018