The Night Before

The bags are packed, all the fundraising is done and we are all very excited.  Last night before we fly to Guatemala.  Waiting is the hardest part!!! It has already been an adventure, and we have not left the country.  Rick, Rich and Tommy left Iowa today to drive to Chicago.  They are meeting Tom […]


Posted by Brad We are ten days away from leaving for Guatemala. All of the planning is coming together, and we are very excited to get going. The waiting is always the hardest part! There are so many desperate needs in Guatemala. Hunger, poverty, lack of clean water, education…the list is quite long. The village […]

Serving in their own ways!

Posted by Rick The 8 of us will get on a plane very soon and fly to Guatemala.  Once in country, we will build a home, distribute 50 + wheelchairs, install many stoves, distribute food and clothes and find many other unexpected needs.    We will look in people’s eyes and see pain.   We […]

Mission Central in Iowa

Posted by Rick   We are less than 30 days from our next trip to Guatemala.  Tom Widmer and I just manned a booth “Mission Central” at our church yesterday to talk with people and raise awareness.  I thought I would share some thoughts about how so many pieces fit together for Guatemala from Iowa. […]