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 Loving Arms - Coffee Fundraiser 2018 - https://t.co/6tnNNwT7zG

      November 15, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We want to welcome Nikki who will be with us in November during her break away from school in Guatemala City. We al… https://t.co/CUzdGoYGAF

      November 8, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We were so fortunately to have had two amazing teams from Connexus Church. Laura and Mark along with their childre… https://t.co/85zCQgYmuS

      October 29, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Yesterday was Linda´s birthday, Loving Arms Founder. The children at the school gave her a welcome with roses, flow… https://t.co/lXmSh9ONy6

      October 23, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat During this week the children were in their final exam of the school year 2018. The week before the children studie… https://t.co/uk0w7ygnns

      October 18, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We are so happy to share with you the good news. We have raised $3500 for the school bus! We would like to take thi… https://t.co/WmTIeLxErH

      October 11, 2018