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FBC Waldorf

Serving In Guatemala
September 17, 2022
Community: El Rancho
Partner: Ministerio Vida con Proposito
Staff: Steven Requena

The Team has Arrived Safe and Sound

by Silver King Sing | September 17, 2022 1:57 PM

The team has arrived safe and sound! After a long flight journey, we are ready to go to our final destination where we will be serving for the next few days.

The Team has Arrived Safe and Sound

First Stop: Pollo Campero

by Silver King Sing | September 17, 2022 3:32 PM

Nothing better to start this trip than trying Guatemalan chicken. Now, we prepare for a three-hour road trip to reach the community of El Rancho.

First Stop: Pollo Campero

Surprise Welcome to the Group

by Silver King Sing | September 17, 2022 10:15 PM

We received a welcome showing appreciation for our country.  A beautiful moment of cultural connection.

Surprise Welcome to the Group

The Heart of the Pastors

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 10:33 AM

The best moments are those where we can spontaneously share the vision that God has placed in the hearts of the pastors. 

The Heart of the Pastors

Sunday School

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 12:11 PM

We started the day with the Sunday School service. It was a great time sharing a teaching with the members of the church.

Sunday School

Praise Time

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 12:31 PM

An incredible moment experiencing praise in Guatemala.  This is part of the Sunday School service.

Praise Time

Teaching Time

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 1:00 PM

Brother Ken shared a word about learning to be still to recognize God in the midst of the storm.  Ken shared two very impressive testimonies of how he has learned to recognize God in the midst of storms.
Teaching Time

Children's Sunday School

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 1:03 PM

There is always an opportunity to educate the children. Today, the children learned about the story of Jonas, his calling, his mission, and his purpose.
Children's Sunday School

Photo Time

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 1:04 PM

You know there's a special connection when everyone wants a photo.
Photo Time

Prayer Time

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 5:45 PM

It is a privilege to be able to meet to pray for the needs of our brothers, having the full confidence that God will make a divine intervention in our lives.

Prayer Time

Cafetería el Deleite

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 5:47 PM

We had the opportunity to stop by El Deleite cafeteria, which is the business that Pastor Héctor runs with his family. It is a place full of love where God gives you the opportunity to serve others.
Cafetería el Deleite

Sarita Ice Cream

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 5:53 PM

It's always a good idea to have ice cream in the middle of a trip. A time to refresh in the middle of the mission.
Sarita Ice Cream

Grocery Bags

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 6:01 PM

We have had the opportunity to buy groceries to make 20 bags of groceries which will be distributed among the families selected by Pastor Héctor.
Grocery Bags

Praying for Families

by Silver King Sing | September 18, 2022 6:04 PM

We have dedicated some time to pray for the families who will be receiving the bags of groceries, hoping that more than food, they can receive the presence of God in their homes.
Praying for Families

Home Visit

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:03 PM

We started our day by visiting the families of El Rancho to bless their homes with the bag of groceries.

Home Visit

The Power of Prayer

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:08 PM

It is incredible how prayer can unite us in the same feeling, with the same purpose. It unites us with the Father and unites us as a church.
The Power of Prayer

Sharing Our Hearts

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:11 PM

There is no better connection than when we identify with each other because of the situations we are going through and we can share how God has helped us.
Sharing Our Hearts

Women with Purpose

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:14 PM

More than 50 women gathered at the church today to be part of the "Women with Purpose" workshop.  A special moment to understand God's purposes for His daughters.
Women with Purpose

Children Present

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:17 PM

Children are always present at church activities, it is fun to be able to spend time with them.
Children Present

Craft Activity

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:18 PM

A craft activity is a good way to remember what God has taught us through His word.
Craft Activity

Celebration Cake

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:20 PM

You can't have a celebration without cake, and today we celebrated God's love for women.
Celebration Cake

Connection is the Goal

by Silver King Sing | September 19, 2022 9:21 PM

The goal is to connect, no matter how we do it, we come to invest time in people and show them God's love.
Connection is the Goal

Food Distribution Day 2

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:19 PM

We start the day by visiting homes and praying for the needs of the families.

Food Distribution Day 2

Ladies and Flowers

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:21 PM

We had a beautiful time and enjoyed the beautiful garden of a sister of the church.  She gave us a flower from her garden.
Ladies and Flowers

Sharing the Gospel

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:23 PM

We had the great blessing of sharing the gospel with a lady who made the decision to surrender her heart to Jesus. God is good!
Sharing the Gospel

The Family Album

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:25 PM

It is a very nice gesture when families share part of their lives with us, we listen to their stories and their dreams and together we pray for them.
The Family Album

VBS

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:28 PM

Over 100 people joined Vacation Bible School today, including both adults and children.  It was a spectacular afternoon.
VBS

Fun and Learning

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:30 PM

There is nothing better than having fun and learning together.  We love to see children laugh, but above all that, they are willing to learn.
Fun and Learning

Time to Hear the Message

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:32 PM

Today three stations were prepared for the children: there is time to play, a time to craft, and a time to learn.
Time to Hear the Message

Bracelets

by Silver King Sing | September 20, 2022 10:34 PM

It is not a regular bracelet, it is a bracelet that reminds us of the greatest love story for humanity.
Bracelets

Nursing Home

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 10:35 AM

We prepare for our last day of ministry by preparing sandwiches that we will take to the nursing home where we will spend time serving.

Nursing Home

Prayer Time with the Elderly

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 1:20 PM

We had the opportunity to have a time of motivation, praise, and prayer with the elders.  It was a beautiful time in the presence of God.

Prayer Time with the Elderly

Called to Serve

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 1:22 PM

We are pleased to be able to serve alongside Pastor Hector, who always has in mind to take care of others and support them in any way possible such as in this nursing home.
Called to Serve

People

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 1:49 PM

It fills us with joy to spend time with people, listen to them, and introduce them to God's love.

People

Serving is a Privilege

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 1:54 PM

We understand very well that serving can often be tiring, but we also know that it is a great privilege.
Serving is a Privilege

Knowing the Culture

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 2:14 PM

Pastor Héctor took us out so that we could get to know part of the local culture.  This church is over 400 years old! It is a privilege to learn more about the nation in which we have been sent to serve.
Knowing the Culture

Recreation Time

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 11:43 PM

On the last day of ministry, Pastor Héctor decided on a recreational afternoon together with the team, an afternoon of family fun.

Recreation Time

Farewell Service

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 11:46 PM

There are no more comforting words in a farewell service other than to hear that the team will return next year to continue growing in this beautiful connection that God has made.
Farewell Service

Have a Good Trip!

by Silver King Sing | September 21, 2022 11:49 PM

"Have a good trip!" -  it is the wish of our brothers from Guatemala who have received us with great love these days in which we managed to grow together through everything that God has done.
Have a Good Trip!

Antigua

by Silver King Sing | September 23, 2022 9:51 AM

It is not possible to travel to Guatemala and not visit Antigua. The group enjoyed a day of recreation in beautiful Antigua.

Antigua

A Place Full of History

by Silver King Sing | September 23, 2022 9:52 AM

We enjoyed a beautiful afternoon learning more about the colonial history of beautiful Antigua, it is a place full of so much history.
A Place Full of History

Time of Praise and Prayer

by Silver King Sing | September 23, 2022 10:01 AM

We had a spectacular night in unity with other brothers who did mission in Guatemala and together we enjoyed a time of praise and prayer.  We are so thankful for what God has done on this journey.

Time of Praise and Prayer

See You Soon Guatemala!

by Silver King Sing | September 24, 2022 6:17 PM

It has been a week where God has gone beyond our expectations, now we have to return home with great expectations to plan our return.  See you soon Guatemala!

See You Soon Guatemala!

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Randy Stacks

September 17, 2022 10:05 AM

Have an amazing week! Wish I was there! Praying for Jesus to be known this week!

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