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2020 February Puerto Rico Trip, Day 3

2020 February Puerto Rico Trip, Day 3

February 18, 2020  |  
After breakfast, we headed to the casa de Jeanett to asses the work to be done. Her house was damaged in the hurricane and interior work still needs to be completed! The gentlemen and ladies divided responsibilities. The men stayed at the house and started building interior room walls while the women headed back to […]
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2020 February Puerto Rico Team, Day 2

2020 February Puerto Rico Team, Day 2

February 17, 2020  |  
The group attended a beautiful service at the Samuel Culpepper Methodist Church in Hatillo. Everyone was so welcoming! Can we say hugs and smiles?! The service was given by Pastor David on Christs’ healing through times of loss. Pastor Eric and his wife couldn’t be there due to unfortunate circumstances. We ask for all of […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 7

2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 7

February 7, 2020  |  
Our final day of serving the wonderful people of Honduras was spent on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa in Ciudad Espana. We helped prepare the Juan Wesley School for the first day of classes.  Our team divided into three groups to maximize our benefit. Mike and Nate ran electrical service to a new computer lab.  Adam […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 6

2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 6

February 6, 2020  |  
Heaven have mercy! The parking lot pad site is level. A full three days to have the site prepped for concrete is behind us. We will leave the easy stuff to the next mission team.  We have moved a lot of dirt and rocks the past three days. Today was the toughest as the sun […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 5

2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 5

February 5, 2020  |  
We had another morning of manual labor clearing ground and digging a retaining wall foundation trench for the Mission House parking lot expansion. We were blessed by cool temperatures (but not 26 degrees) and a slight breeze as we loaded by hand three dump trucks of excavated materials.  Our Honduran brothers were by our side […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 4

2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 4

February 4, 2020  |  
It’s Red Monday!  Chiefs Kingdom is alive and strong in Honduras!   The highlight of the work day was soft dirt. The lowlight was hard dirt. Today we moved dirt and a lot of dirt. We leveled a small hill to expand a parking lot at the Mission House.  The Carreta (wheelbarrow) brigade transported the […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Team, Day 3

2020 January Rez West Men's Team, Day 3

February 3, 2020  |  
We celebrated the Sabbath with a morning hike to the cross overlooking the City of Danli. We were joined on our excursion by men from the El Obraje Methodist Church. The hike was difficult but fulfilling.  After another delicious lunch from Carlos we headed back to Tegucigalpa and the Methodist Mission House.  We hosted a […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 2

2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 2

February 2, 2020  |  
The great eight from RezWest had a wonderful day in El Obraje today. We worked alongside local Honduran men to develop drainage canals in the street in front of the church. We did most of the digging of the ditch while the brothers from El Obraje performed the skilled labor (brick and mortar).  One of […]
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2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 1

2020 January Rez West Men's Honduras Team, Day 1

January 31, 2020  |  
The mission trip started bright and early as the great eight met at KCI at 3:30 to catch our flight to Miami with a plane full off Chiefs fans. We were even greeted by a Pat Mahomes ventriloquist as we boarded our flight. We resisted the temptation to join the Chiefs Kingdom in Miami and enjoyed […]
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2019 November Puerto Rico Team, Day 8

2019 November Puerto Rico Team, Day 8

November 11, 2019  |  
With conflicted hearts, we woke to our final day in Puerto Rico. We were tired and missing our families, but also feeling the sadness of missing our new families. Joey came to say goodbye and wish us safe travels. What a kind and spiritual man! We all enjoyed the meals he shared with us and […]
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2019 November Puerto Rico Team, Day 7

2019 November Puerto Rico Team, Day 7

November 11, 2019  |  
Friday found us waking  to our last day of service. We had decided the night before to get going earlier so we could finish as much as possible. Little did we know at 7 am all this day would bring! Morning devotions were led by Christina, Mindy and Susan, and then for the last time […]
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