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Haiti Mission Update 7

Haiti Mission Update 7

It was a great last day of missions here. We are all tired, but very happy with what we have been able to do and learn here. A few camp highlights for the girls today were limbo in the games station and face painting in crafts. The girls were...

Haiti Mission Update 6

Haiti Mission Update 6

Another fun-filled day at camp for us at St. Joseph’s school! We all agreed that today the girls were exceptionally well-behaved (for the most part…Diana and Bea had a rough time with the Red Team) and our transitions from station to station went...

Haiti Mission Update 5

Haiti Mission Update 5

What a wonderful Sunday we were able to live together here in Haiti today! In the morning, a few missionaries rode with the Missionaries of Charity to camp while the others climbed once more into our faithful green jeep (affectionately dubbed “the...

Haiti Mission Update 4

Haiti Mission Update 4

Today we had quite a different experience; a day full of contrasts! Here are a few words that we used to describe our day from our moment of sharing tonight: Humbling, love, hope, grateful, surreal, full, stretched, hope, Heaven, yes, Catholic...

Haiti Mission Update 3

Haiti Mission Update 3

We were blessed today by one of the “coolest days” we have ever had on missions—which was very welcome in our foray into summer camp today! Led by the van of the Missionaries of Charity, we drove through the streets of Port-au-Prince and its...

Haiti Mission Update 2

Haiti Mission Update 2

We were very happy to begin our mission by helping out at the Children’s Home today. Father Aaron mentioned to us that he has never had such a smooth first day of the mission as this one because we had the opportunity to “ease in” or “acclimatize”...

Haiti Mission Update 1

Haiti Mission Update 1

You will all be happy to hear that your loved ones made it safe and sound to the guesthouse today (with only a few flight delays for a few people). Tommy O., Mary, JP and Br. Kramer arrived on the early bird flight and were able to help organize a...

Cancun Mission Update — June 27

Cancun Mission Update — June 27

One of the big “hits” of the afternoon for the kids was the piñata. A couple of our missionaries came up with some unique engineering and decorating skills and it was rather impressive. Nearly ¾ of the kids had a swing before the piñata succumbed...