Archives for January, 2017

TEAM 7 FRIDAY NIGHT

Update from Trisha Reglin Our last full day in Nicaragua came with so many thoughts and emotions. Relationships have been strengthened and bonds formed. Today has been a time of reflection and decompression. We got up and gathered for our last breakfast and our daily morning devotion in Matagalpa. Interesting how the conversation has changed…

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TEAM 7 THURSDAY NIGHT

Update from Olivia Beatty The last day in the village, in my limited experience, is the best and, just as much, the hardest. Bill gave a great devotion in the village this morning based on Mark 12: 28-29. We walked up to Juan’s field to “help”. They had us fill up small plastic bags with…

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TEAM 7 WEDNESDAY NIGHT

Update from Jody Bartee Today started with breakfast and devotions and then all piled into the bus for the ride to the village of San Jose. Our arrival was announced with honking horn and people who were not already waiting, scurrying to greet us and to escort us to the community center. We started our…

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TEAM 7 TUESDAY NIGHT

Update From Amy Swasey Hola mis amigos! It was raining off and on today and as you know, us Seattleites acclimate just fine to rain. Though, we don’t have steep muddy hills to traverse at home, we all managed to keep upright as we went to Moises and Rosa’s Chile Jalapeno field. The plantitas (little…

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TEAM 7 MONDAY NIGHT

Update from Scott Taylor Today, we traveled to the village of San Jose. We were greeted as we typically are upon our first arrival, with songs and smiles. The children made sure each of us Gringos received a gift – a hand with the word “welcome” or “bienvenidos” written on and placed on a stick….

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TEAM 7 SUNDAY NIGHT

Update from Mike Beatty It was a great day for easing into this great country on this great trip. Our flight got in around 12:30 am and we were all excited to hit our pillows around 1:30. We got up at the hotel and had breakfast at 8. Shortly after, we headed off to the…

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