|Our sending church: Calvary Chapel Des Moines March 2014|
LEFT: How many guys does it take to set the first stable post? Enough!
RIGHT: Gabe & Oscar mix the concrete by-hand.
LEFT: The "monkeys" on the crew set the stable's rafters
RIGHT: The ladies coat the wood with a bug/water repellent
|The new RO4Y stable - 85% complete!!! Praise the Lord!!!|
LEFT: The ladies teach the kids English vocab bingo with Lucinda at the local elementary school.
RIGHT: Ray helps Fernando during guitar class.
LEFT: Mare & Shannon share some laughs (and a few tears).
RIGHT: Following Bible study, the ladies teach the girls how to make rubber-band bracelets.
|Gracias, CCDM!!! It was a great week of ministry & fellowship!!!|
|Marillyn & her father, Wayne Goranson, |
have their final walk through of the house before his return to the US.
LEFT: Wayne's bottle window art
RIGHT: Oscar holds a recent find on the new property; he's holding the severed snake body together!
|Starting the foundation for the staff housing.|
We received a donation specifically for the new staff housing.
Our goal is to get the foundation built & the adobe bricks made,
so we can begin construction after the rainy season!
|We love you "Papi" Wayne!!!|
|This panoramic shot allows you to see the stable (far left), the Beard's home (under construction),|
the ministry house (the current home) & the grading for the new staff housing (far right).
Beautiful landscape!!! God's provision is amazing!
|Adding the final layer of adobe bricks on the house walls.|
|Girl's Bible study worship in Diana's home!|
Diana had to watch her home, so we switched location for a week!
|A few of the soccer boys had the opportunity to meet Samuel Cabellero,|
former Honduran football star who works with youth.
The Ranch might partner with World Vision and Samuel's football program.
|The Trade School students hold their new, New Believer Bibles.|
We continue to read through various New Testament passages twice a week.
|Jon discusses wood with Francisco while purchasing lumber in Tegus for the new home.|
|Foundation ditches being dug on the new staff housing.|
|Collecting glass bottles for our window art project at the local dump!|
|Mare works with the kids, planting in the garden.|
|Tabitha tries out the new loom that "Papi" Wayne built.|
|The adobe bricks being produced for the new staff housing.|
A mixture of mud, water & pine needles are placed in the wooden mold to make the bricks.
|Our "Futbolito" Tournament winners in the village:|
Ismael, Cesar, Nexser and Marvin.
|The walls have begun to be stuccoed - a concrete "coating" to cover/protect the adobe bricks.|
|Oscar leads Bible study on our Saturday morning "Futbolito" Tournament in Ojojona.|
Thanks for your continued prayer covering over our family, ministry partners & outreach!!!