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Iglesia Nuevo Pacto Samara

Serving In Guatemala
July 23, 2022
Community: San Pedro Yepocapa
Partner: IDEC Casa de Gracia
Staff: Steven Requena

From Costa Rica to Guatemala / Desde Costa Rica para Guatemala

by Loren Valladares | July 23, 2022 11:44 PM

Our first global team from Costa Rica has arrived to Guatemala safe and sound and ready to serve in "IDEC Casa de Gracia" Church.

Nuestro primer equipo de PPM global de Costa Rica ha llegado a Guatemala sano y salvo y listo para servir en la iglesia Casa de oración

From Costa Rica to Guatemala / Desde Costa Rica para Guatemala

First Day of Ministry/Primer dia de ministerio.

by Steven Requena | July 24, 2022 4:13 PM

What a great morning we had with the children at our host church. They were ready to receive our team! It was a warm welcome. 


Que grandiosa mañana tuvimos con los niños y niñas en nuestra iglesia anfitriona. Ellos estaban listos para recibir a nuestro grupo. Fue una calida bienvenida. 

First Day of Ministry/Primer dia de ministerio.

Yellow, Black, Red, White, and Green/Amarillo, negro, rojo, blanco y verde.

by Steven Requena | July 25, 2022 10:29 AM

Today we shared the gospel with the kids. 

Compartiendo el Evangelio con los niños y niñas. 

Yellow, Black, Red, White, and Green/Amarillo, negro, rojo, blanco y verde.

Welcoming Service/Servicio de Bienvenida.

by Steven Requena | July 25, 2022 10:53 AM

What a great and powerful service we had last night. We were able to get to know the church members.  

Que grandioso y poderoso servicio tuvimos anoche. Tuvimos la oportunidad de conocer a los miembros de la iglesia. 

Welcoming Service/Servicio de Bienvenida.

Getting Ready for Food Distribution/Preparando para Distribucion de Comida

by Steven Requena | July 25, 2022 3:06 PM

Yesterday God gave us the opportunity to get everything we need to prepare a big blessing for 20 families.

Ayer Dios nos dio la oportunidad de conseguir todo lo que necesitamos para preparar una gran bendición para 20 familias.

Getting Ready for Food Distribution/Preparando para Distribucion de Comida

Bag of Blessing/Bolsa de bendición.

by Steven Requena | July 25, 2022 3:16 PM

A big blessing from is coming to 20 families. We believe that these bags will bring God's provision to the families. 


Una gran bendicion de Dios esta llegando a 20 familias. Creemos que estas bolsas van a traer la provisión de Dios a estas familias. 

Bag of Blessing/Bolsa de bendición.

Food Distribution/Distribución de comida

by Loren Valladares | July 26, 2022 4:14 PM

On Monday morning we started the food distribution ministry and we had the privilege of getting to know people from the community hearing their needs and praying with them.

El lunes por la mañana iniciamos el ministerio de distribución de alimentos y tuvimos el privilegio de conocer gente de la comunidad, escuchar sus necesidades y orar con ellos.



Food Distribution/Distribución de comida

Street Evangelism/Evangelismo en las calles

by Loren Valladares | July 26, 2022 4:19 PM

Sharing the gospel to everyone alongside Pastor Aldair in the community of San Pedro Yepocapa.
Street Evangelism/Evangelismo en las calles

Sharing the Gospel/Compartiendo el evangelio

by Loren Valladares | July 26, 2022 4:25 PM

Y les dijo: Id por todo el mundo y predicad el evangelio a toda criatura.

Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature.

Sharing the Gospel/Compartiendo el evangelio

Silver Hair/Cabellos de Plata

by Loren Valladares | July 26, 2022 4:33 PM

We had a beautiful time with the elders from the community - hearing their stories, sharing God's love with them, and taking care of them. 

Pasamos un tiempo hermoso con los ancianos de la comunidad escuchando sus historias, compartiendo el amor de Dios por ellos y cuidándolos.

Silver Hair/Cabellos de Plata

Devotion Time/Devocional

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:07 PM

There is no better way to start our day than taking some time to worship the Lord together. This morning we shared the things we have experienced so far on our mission trip. 

No hay mejor manera de iniciar el día que tomar un tiempo para adorar al Señor juntos. Esta mañana compartimos lo que hemos experimentado hasta ahora en nuestro viaje misionero 

Devotion Time/Devocional

Youths Ministry/Ministerio con los Jovenes

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:15 PM

We started the activities with a walk on the trail. We walked together with youth from our host church. 


Empezamos las  actividades con una caminata en un sendero. Los jóvenes de nuestra iglesia anfitriona caminaron con nosotros. 

Youths Ministry/Ministerio con los Jovenes

Grilling the Chicken/Asando el Pollo

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:18 PM

Pastor Emanuel didn't miss the opportunity to help the ladies that were preparing the lunch. Good job Pastor! 


Pastor Emanuel no perdio la oportunidad de ayudar a las damas que estaban preparando el almuerzo. Buen trabajo pastor! 

Grilling the Chicken/Asando el Pollo

Testimonies/Testimonios

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:24 PM

Alonso and Charlotte shared their testimonies with our friends. 

Alonso y Charlotte compartieron su testimonio con nuestros amigos. 

Testimonies/Testimonios

Building Relationships/Constuyendo Relaciones

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:35 PM

Is incredible to see how the Lord is using the life of each team member. Building relationships through spending time and praying together. 

Es increible como Dios esta usando la vida de cada participante. Construyendo relaciones atraves de compartir y orar juntos. 

Building Relationships/Constuyendo Relaciones

A New Beginning/Un Nuevo Comienzo

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:44 PM

Our sister Charlotte got baptized today. We believe that it's a new beginning for her, there are many blessings coming to your life Charlotte. 

Nuestra hermana Charlotte fue bautizada este dia. Creemos que es un nuevo comienzo para ella, hay muchas bendiciones de Dios para tu vida Charlotte.


A New Beginning/Un Nuevo Comienzo

The Holy Spirit was There/ El Espiritu Santo Estaba Ahi

by Steven Requena | July 26, 2022 10:51 PM

What a great Holy Spirit movement we experienced tonight. We were leading the church service today, we are so blessed to be part of this mission trip. 


Que grandioso movimiento del Espiritu Santo experimentamos esta noche. Estuvimos liderando el servicio de hoy, estamos muy bendecidos de ser parte de este viaje misionero. 

The Holy Spirit was There/ El Espiritu Santo Estaba Ahi

New House of the Lord/Nueva Casa del Señor

by Loren Valladares | July 28, 2022 12:50 PM

Wednesday morning we were able to be part of a new project for "IDEC Casa de Gracia" church. They are starting the construction of a new temple and we helped them clear the land and prayed over it and gave it to God's hands.

El miércoles por la mañana pudimos ser parte de un nuevo proyecto para la iglesia "IDEC Casa de Gracia", están iniciando la construcción de un nuevo templo y les ayudamos a limpiar el terreno y oramos por él y lo entregamos a las manos de Dios.

New House of the Lord/Nueva Casa del Señor

Last Day of Food Distribution/Último Día de Distribución de Comida

by Loren Valladares | July 28, 2022 12:54 PM

Praise the lord for the opportunity to pray and bless each other.

Alabado sea el señor por la oportunidad de orar y bendecirnos los unos a los otros
Last Day of Food Distribution/Último Día de Distribución de Comida

Farewell Service/Servicio de Despedida

by Loren Valladares | July 28, 2022 12:59 PM

What a great week we had serving alongside Pastor Aldair his wife Pastora Leticia and the church in the ministry that God has called them to do.

Que gran semana tuvimos sirviendo junto al pastor Aldair su esposa la pastora Leticia y la iglesia en el ministerio que Dios los ha llamado a hacer.

Farewell Service/Servicio de Despedida

We Will See Each Other Again/Nos Volveremos a Ver

by Loren Valladares | July 28, 2022 1:05 PM

Two churches, two countries, but the same feeling, and this is not a goodbye, it is a see you soon.

Dos iglesias, dos países pero un mismo sentir, y esto no es un adiós, es un hasta pronto.

We Will See Each Other Again/Nos Volveremos a Ver

Recreation Day/Dia de Recreación

by Steven Requena | July 28, 2022 7:11 PM

This morning we went to Antigua Guatemala, a city that used to be the capital. We were able to walk around the city and also we had the chance to get some souvenirs. 


Esta mañana fuimos a la Antigua Guatemala, ciudad que solía ser la capital del pais. Tuvimos tiempo para caminar y comprar algunos recuerdos. 

Recreation Day/Dia de Recreación

Miraflores Mall/Centro Comercial Miraflores

by Steven Requena | July 28, 2022 7:20 PM

After lunch we drove to Guatemala City in where we had the opportunity to visit a nice and fancy mall.


Despues del almuerzo viajamos a la ciudad de Guatemala, aqui visitamos un bonito Centro Comercial. 



Miraflores Mall/Centro Comercial Miraflores

Driving in the City/Viajando por la Ciudad

by Steven Requena | July 28, 2022 7:24 PM

Now we are on our way to the place we are going to sleep until we have to wake up to go home. 


Ahora vamos al lugar donde vamos a dormir hasta la hora que tengamos que levantarnos para ir a casa. 



Driving in the City/Viajando por la Ciudad

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Evelyn Suarez

July 30, 2022 8:00 AM

Lo mejor de mi vida cumplir con el propósito de Dios, hacer su voluntad, una palabra y su confirmación para este gran viaje y para mi vida en lo personal; gracias PPM por el gran equipo de trabajo. Dios les bendiga 🙌🏼 Estoy orgullosa de cada uno de mis hermanos en Cristo que servimos al señor en cuerpo, alma y espiritu sin importar nada. Gracias a los pastores de Casa de Gracia y gracias a la gente hermosa de Yepocapa Nos vemos pronto en nuestra siguiente misión.

Jonathan Alvarez

July 25, 2022 10:20 PM

Saludos familia nuevo pacto! Gracias por servir con tanto amor y esmero a nuestro Señor. Saludos a todos, estamos orgullosos de ustedes.

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