Hope and Future – In and around Antigua Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

Love, grace, mercy, new beginnings, beauty, hope… did I mention love? These are the words that ran through my mind as I toured Hope and Future. As director Lilly Ferrer walked us through the home that she lovingly oversees, Lilly … Continue reading

How the Mayans start their day -In and around the Lake Antitlan area, Santiago Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

6am in Santiago, Guatemala, along the banks of one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, lake Antitlan, the Mayans are hard at work. The group of ladies that I photographed today laughed and washed their families clothes together … Continue reading

Good Shepherd Baptist Church Plant at Cerro de Oro – In and around the Lake Antitlan area, Santiago Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

After touring Good Shepherd Baptist Church and it’s school today we visited a church planted by Good Shepherd in the impoverished rural community of Cerro de Oro. Pastor Tomas ministers to this community and has been instrumental in bringing many … Continue reading

Good Shepherd Baptist Church and Academy – In and around the Lake Antitlan area, Santiago Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

The focus of our trip to Guatemala this week is to explore opportunities for Birchman Baptist Church, to partner with Orphan Outreach and expand the ministry options of the church that I attend in Fort Worth Texas. Traveling here with … Continue reading

Not all smiles – In and around Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

Despite the natural beauty one experiences from Guatemala and it’s people, there is a huge problem here with sexual abuse and teen pregnancy. Guatemala has one of the world’s highest teen pregnancy rates as more than 5,100 girls under 14 … Continue reading

Smiles – In and around Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

I am traveling today in Guatemala with Orphan Outreach on a vision casting trip for the church I attend, Birchman Baptist, Our first care facility visit today was at a government run home for children. Sadly, many are placed here … Continue reading