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 We welcomed Adam and Shelby from Canada. They will be at the Christian School of Hope for a month and will help us… https://t.co/9hj8vlfVAT

      July 13, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat The children at the Christian School of Hope welcomed Louanne Black from Canada. She is helping us on Thursday by a… https://t.co/vgmBl1RGHk

      July 9, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Pamela is a 4 year old girl who is kind and friendly. Her favorite color is pink. She enjoys eating soup and playin… https://t.co/3OWtYkNfLZ

      July 6, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Five years ago Loving Arms had the opportunity to refer Guatemalans workers to Canadian farms through the temporary… https://t.co/iQrbWGZlyR

      June 28, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Click here to support Relief for Parramos, Guatemala organized by Steven Hash https://t.co/nS6XmgYenO

      June 12, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat So grateful for the support of our neighbour who offered us his extra vegetables to gift to our families this month. https://t.co/NHVqreu4no

      June 12, 2018