I had an interesting discussion with my family when I got back from Guatemala. It was about how to make a difference in a place where we had little connections and little resources. Coming back from Guatemala, I was left feeling like there was more that we could be doing. I saw so many kids…

Even though this was our fifth trip to Guatemala, this trip was more than what we expected. God provided us with an amazing trip. It’s hard to pick a favorite memory from this trip. So many good things happened. For Karen, one of my favorite parts of this trip was playing with the kids in…

The theme for today was “God is with us” just as God was with Noah and his family on the ark. We have truly been blessed to be a part of this trip and thankful for all the prayers that have been said on our behalf. Today the youth group of the church in Quebrada…

Hola! Today was our second full day of vacation bible school and it was filled with many laughs, photos, and lots of paint. Today we had the opportunity to paint the bathrooms, the preschool building and the playground. It was amazing to see how much a coat of paint can change a building! The playground…

Today (Sunday). was our first village day. The plan was to go to church and then after, take family photos. Because the church elders were at a meeting of sorts in the city, there was no church, and no families present to take photos of. Flexibility is a prerequisite for a mission trip! By 9am,…

Greetings from Guatemala! Today was our first day of VBS and I am already in awe of God’s amazing plan and love for us. Our Bible point for the day at VBS was “God cares for us” and not only was it a great reminder for the kids we were teaching but also for all…

Wow! Second day in Guatemala done– and our first day of VBS was a success! This week, we are learning all about Noah, God’s plan and love for him, and God’s plan and love for us. Today we talked specifically about how God cares for us– just as he cared for Noah by telling him…

Messiah partners with CALMS to send a short-term mission team to Guatemala each summer. This year, the team is all women, and they are ready to rock it! Here are the blog post updates by the team members. Follow along on the journey!

BASEBALL FOR GUATEMALA CARDINALS GAME Reserve Your Tickets Online! The game is Sunday, June 25 at Busch Stadium * Game time changed to 7:05pm. Tickets $35 each and include a hot dog and soda. We have 300 tickets. Let’s sell them all! Reserve Your Tickets Online! Questions? Contact Karen at ksrivera25@yahoo.com Proceeds support Messiah’s partnership…

Here are all the details about Messiah’s Summer Mission trips! These are life-changing opportunities to serve God’s children around the world and grow in your own faith.

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