News & Updates

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A Missions Prayer

Father, help us to be patient. We are merely sowers, going forth with your Word, scattering it to and fro. We don’t know whether it will take root and grow. We don’t know the condition of the soil. Our call is to go forth with the knowledge that he who [...]

May 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Huntington University – Thursday

Today (our last day in Highgate) was the first day everything on the schedule went as planned! After breakfast, we headed out to Belfield Primary School, where we shared our devotional skit and songs with grades 1-6. For the rest of the morning, we (finally) put on a basketball clinic. Grades [...]

May 19th, 2017|Jamaica, Team Updates|

Huntington University – Wednesday

Good news... the rain held off for most of the day! The puddles, however, didn't clear enough overnight to allow us to hold our basketball-skills clinic at Highgate Primary this morning. BUT we did get to finally perform our skit, The Prodigal Daughter (starring daughter Mikala, dad Jake, narrator Sarah, and [...]

May 18th, 2017|Jamaica, Team Updates|

Huntington – Tuesday

When the team woke up this morning, rain had been falling for several hours. After loading the truck to prepare for the work site in the afternoon, we got word that the school we planned to share a devotion and basketball skills with cancelled because of the heavy rain. After [...]

May 17th, 2017|Jamaica, Team Updates, Uncategorized|

Huntington University – Monday

Our first full day is in the books! We started out the day with a pancake breakfast after half of the team loaded the trucks with enough lumber, tools, and paint to get a strong start on the two houses we're building. We took a twenty-minute drive to our work [...]

May 16th, 2017|Jamaica, Team Updates|

This Is My Story, Shawna Combes

I have been blessed to travel to Jamaica on two mission trips, in the summer of 2015 and the summer of 2016. I had been on mission trips before, and I have also served in the military. So for me, I knew that what I could see might hurt, or [...]

May 10th, 2017|Jamaica, Uncategorized|