Quiero decir muchisimas gracias a todos mis amigos catrachos por su entusiasmo en estos dias. Algunos me han preguntaron porque esta gringuita de Missouri, USA tiene tan interés en Honduras. Es un historia bien largo. Crecía en una familia Cristiana, asistio a la iglesia cada semana. Y realmente mi fe, mi relacion con Dios, me… Continue reading ¿Por qué la gringa se interesa en Honduras?
Pictures from my trip are available on Flickr. Highlights of the trip: Building 5 beds and giving them away to families in need. Building a playground in the rural town of Namasigue, which has very little for children to do. Doing puppets in Namasigue for kids who haven't seen such a thing before. Visiting families… Continue reading Honduras 2012 Recap
Need to narrow this down to a Top 10. Thoughts? All the Poor & Powerless, All Sons & Daughters Beautiful Exchange (Spanish), Hillsong Beautiful Things, Gungor Eres Todopoderoso, Rojo Everything Glorious, David CrowderBand Everything is Different, Shane & Shane Forever Reign (Spanish), Hillsong Go (Spanish), Hillsong God is Able (Spanish), Hillsong God of this City… Continue reading Honduras Bus Jams 2012
Every year I like to take some books for the Bilingual School, the Day Care, Casa Hogar Vida, and various people that I know there. I like reading books with the kids, and I think leaving books behind is a good investment. Many kids in the programs don't have any books at home, and they… Continue reading Books for Honduras
10 Things That Cause Stress In A Leader February 9, 2011 Actually…I am not sure if these cause stress in every leader…but I know these are the 10 most common things that cause stress in me… #1 – I actually believe the church is MY church and not HIS church…and that I am in control… Continue reading 10 Things That Cause Stress In A Leader :: Perry Noble | Leadership, Vision & Creativity
Got a sweet message from my amiga Claudia in Choluteca. She and I started reading Charlotte's Web together when I was there in March, and I left it with her, telling her to finish it and let me know if she liked it. My bro, Joey Soto, sent me a video book report from her.… Continue reading La telaraña de Carlota
Why Would You Not Do It? by Perry Noble (www.perrynoble.com) April 6, 2011 One of my life verses that is always in front of me is Hebrews 11:6… “And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly… Continue reading Why Would You Not Do It?
I'm here, doing well, everything is great. We started work today in two groups, one starting construction on a house (my group) and the other working on the playground at Casa Hogar Vida. Lots of blisters and sunburn this first day (the team, not me), but lots of perseverance in the heat, and we made… Continue reading Hi from Honduras!
Since finishing the baby blanket for Meli & Eli, I didn't want to start on another big project, so I decided to do some wash cloths to take to Honduras. I'll be able to give these as gifts to my host family and maybe the ladies that cook at the church. I do my wash… Continue reading Wash Cloths for Honduras
When I first visited Choluteca, Honduras in 2004, I stayed in the home of a sweet lady named Miriam. And then I stayed with her again in 2006 and 2007. She became my Honduran "mom." And over the years, I got to know her daughter, Melissa as well. When Melissa and Eli were engaged, she… Continue reading Candy Colored Baby Blanket
I'll be heading out to make my annual pilgrimage to Choluteca, Honduras tonight. Our flight leaves from KC at around 6am tomorrow (March 25). We'll be getting back to KC around 10pm on Sunday April 3. I have a few posts scheduled to go up this week, and will hopefully have the opportunity to post… Continue reading Hasta Luego!
I'm working on this year's Honduras Bus Jams CD. These are the songs we’ll sing at the tops of our voices while hurtling through the Honduran landscape in a big yellow school bus. Last year's list is a good combination of English & Spanish songs, some having significance from previous trips, others requested especially for… Continue reading Honduras Bus Jams 2011 – In Progress
Dear Friends, I want to share something with you. Would you please take a few moments to read the following. Two Hours at the Dump By Caley Palmer This is just an excerpt from my journal from Tuesday, March 24th: After visiting Casa Hogar Vida and having siesta time, we went to the dump. I… Continue reading Honduras 2011 – Still raising support
Karla Cruz, a 32-year-old single mom with four sons, passed away on December 9, 2010. She is survived by 12-year-old son, Jorge, who also has HIV; 8-year-old, Brian; and 2-year-old twins, Eli and Elias, who are not infected. Please be praying for Karla’s family during this difficult time. The Life of Karla Cruz Karla’s life… Continue reading In Memory of Karla Cruz – Casa Hogar Vida