We've been in El Salvador for 3 days now. And we are loving it. The people, the hospitality, the food, the natural beauty, the freshness of the fruit, the vitality of the churches! We arrived an hour behind schedule on Saturday evening due to delays in Dallas. We stepped out of the airport in San … Continue reading Hammocks and stove installations
Substance crew two off to El Salvador TOMORROW! Follow our trip here on this blog! El Salvador 2013 from Alicia Davis on Vimeo.
Today took us higher, and I mean higher, into the mountains! We visited several communities in an area that used to have the highest child mortality rate in Central America. Until recently, there was no clean water, sanitation, access to a clinic nor electricity. All that has changed since ENLACE has been working with the … Continue reading Way up into the mountains
Today, we got to travel to the North Eastern part of El Salvador. It was about a 2 hour can ride through winding mountains, past street vendors and with the local volcano (no worries it's been in active for years) in our sight most of the way. We were able to visit a local clinic … Continue reading Into NE El Salvador
There's just something I love about traveling! Perhaps it's the people watching or the excitement if the destination or the new foods and sounds and sights. Or maybe it's the old familiar sounds and sights while en route to a new destination. Like today for example. Our layover was in Dallas, TX. And since Texas … Continue reading En Route to El Salvador
On my way to check out what God is up to in El Salvador!
Kristie Kerr -- Worship Leader. Author. Speaker. Co-Founder of Fourth Floor Ministries. www.kristerkerr.com I traveled with Kristie on my recent trip to Panama and wanted to share her beautifully penned reflections from our time there. I’ve just come home from a missions trip to Panama City. We hosted a conference for girls and saw over 1500 … Continue reading You’ve Got Every Right to a Beautiful Life
Tonight, I will be going to our first meeting for a trip that I am helping to lead to Panama City, Panama! July 29-August 6, hundreds of us will be helping put on an Anti-Trafficking Conference for upwards of 10,000 girls in the city. Human trafficking is the second largest global organized crime today, generating … Continue reading Generating $31.6 Billion USD Annually
Jamaica is a gorgeous Caribbean island nation located 600 miles south of Florida and 600 miles east of mainland Central America. Cuba lies directly to the north and Haiti to the east. Jamaica is adorned with beautiful sandy beaches, is host to the Blue Mountains and is infamous for rich coffee beans and reggae music. Kingston, the capital … Continue reading Island Beauty Marred by Reality