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Rivers Crossing Global

Serving In Guatemala
December 2, 2023
Community: Guatemala City
Partner: Tesoros de Gracia
Staff: Carlos Velásquez , Yovanny Gomez

Almost Ready!

by Carlos Velásquez | December 3, 2023 10:09 PM

Yesterday our team went to buy many groceries that we’ll be delivering tomorrow at La Limonada,. It’s incredible to see so much passion and love from our teammates.
Almost Ready!

New Friends

by Carlos Velásquez | December 3, 2023 10:13 PM

Today we got to meet Pastor Esteban and his family. He shared his beautiful and powerful testimony with all of us-such a blessing to hear how God transformed his life and uses him for His glory!

New Friends

Lovely Kids

by Carlos Velásquez | December 3, 2023 10:15 PM

During the service, some of our teammates worked with the kids. They answered questions from the kids, helped them with their crafts and shared about the love of Christ for all of them!
Lovely Kids

The Pastor, our Friend!

by Carlos Velásquez | December 3, 2023 10:19 PM

Before lunch we had the opportunity to hear Pastor Erwin (Shorty’s) testimony. It is so incredible and encouraging to hear and see how God is using him to bless and disciple so many people and also such a privilege to be part of it.

The Pastor, our Friend!

Let’s Worship the Lord Together!

by Carlos Velásquez | December 3, 2023 10:21 PM

Some of our teammates shared some of the songs they sing at their church. It was a beautiful experience to see two different nations worshiping the same God and Father.
Let’s Worship the Lord Together!

Pray for one Another

by Carlos Velásquez | December 3, 2023 10:24 PM

After the church service was over Pastor Erwin invited us to pray for the people at his church. It was so beautiful to see how the Holy Spirit brought us here with a purpose, to proclaim there’s hope and joy in following our King Jesus!
Pray for one Another

We arrived at La Limonada.

by Gustavo Moreno | December 5, 2023 11:06 AM

On Monday We started with the food distribution project in La limonada 

We arrived at La Limonada.

God brings peace yo our lives.

by Gustavo Moreno | December 6, 2023 8:53 AM

We prayed to God for the people of the community asking that he bring peace to their hearts.

God brings peace yo our lives.

God si the one who keeps us safe.

by Gustavo Moreno | December 6, 2023 9:01 AM

We prayed for the streets of the community so that there is no violence and and the families can stay safe

God si the one who keeps us safe.

Pray for our Soldiers

by Carlos Velásquez | December 6, 2023 10:06 AM

On our way to serve at Alameda, our team decided to stop by and get some snacks but we ran into some soldiers, after sharing a bit with them about Jesus our team decided to pray for them and ask God to protect them as they guard Guatemala.

Pray for our Soldiers

Reach the unreachable!

by Carlos Velásquez | December 6, 2023 10:09 AM

On our way to serve in Sakerti, we stopped by to visit a community under a bridge and bring the light of Jesus to some of the 80 families living there, we prayed for them and invited them to come with us to worship God with us as a one whole family.
Reach the unreachable!

Not done yet!

by Carlos Velásquez | December 6, 2023 10:11 AM

After walking a lot going all the way down under the bridge and visit some families who lost their relatives after a terrible landslide, we came all the way back up to visit another community to keep on spreading God’s word to whoever is around. 
Not done yet!

Many differences, one same Jesus.

by Carlos Velásquez | December 6, 2023 10:16 AM

After a blessed day, we visited our final destination of the day where we worshiped Jesus among many other brothers and sisters and even though we don’t speak the same language, we worship and serve the one same almighty name of Jesus.
Many differences, one same Jesus.

Continue Your Impact

by Praying Pelican Missions | December 8, 2023 11:57 PM

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Brian Dern

December 4, 2023 7:48 PM

Love the photos and updates. Praying for you guys and love your willingness to be the hands and feet across nations.

Peg Tanis

December 4, 2023 6:21 AM

It is wonderful to see the Holy Spirit at work. God bless you all!

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