Isabella Valentin Dear Friend, Cooking is one of my favorite things to do which made today one of my most cherished memories. We were allowed to cook lunch for the children, missionaries, and staff –so about 300 people, the largest number I have ever cooked for. Even though we have been practicing our Spanish with … Continued
Lourdes University is closed on May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.
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Guatemala Day Three – Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Breanne Bergeon This morning was just like every other morning I’ve experienced here in Guatemala. Waking up five minutes before the time we are supposed to be somewhere, quickly gathering our items for the day, and stuffing ourselves full with the amazing meals we’re served every day, has become a daily routine for each and … Continued
Guatemala Day Two – Monday, May 29, 2017
Alexis Ripperger Greetings from Lexi Ripperger in Guatemala, It is safe to say, when I woke up, I could have never guessed the outcome that came from today’s adventures. We started off by meeting the lovely Poor Clare Sisters after Mass, who live cloistered with 30 other nuns, their whole life! We came to learn … Continued
Guatemala Day One – Sunday, May 28, 2017
Cameron Gallo Today was our first day at the Valley of the Angels Orphanage. We started out the day with a welcoming ceremony where each of us were asked to share an interesting fact about ourselves, which the kids loved. We then proceeded to a tour of the whole place. The scenery was astonishing, like … Continued
Habitat 2017: We’re Home!
March 13, 2017 Abby Miller After a week of warm weather and hard work in Lucedale, Mississippi, we have safely returned to our beloved 20-degree snow showers in Sylvania. It is safe to say that my heart was touched in many new ways throughout the trip, which I’m sure is true for … Continued