Our Experience with COVID-19 – Noemí and Lorenzo Sosa

Noemi and Lorenzo Sosa* are ministers in Oaxaca, Mexico; they tell us how in the midst of COVID-19 how the faith community, both local and international, walked with them giving them support and how they clung to hope. "We believed that we would never get out of this, but we reflected on the promises of [...]

July 10th, 2020|COVID-19, Mexico, News, News Covid-19|

Ministering to Immigrants in Mexico During the Pandemic

In the month of May 2020, amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, the Churches of the Nazarene in the South Border district of Mexico are helping the immigrant community who are awaiting immigration approvals in the city of Tapachula, Chiapas. With the help of Nazarene Compassionate Ministries Mesoamerica Region, led by Coordinator Edi Montejo Alvarado, an offering [...]

June 19th, 2020|COVID-19, Mexico, News, News Covid-19|

Milagro, the Young Woman who Learned the Language of Love and is Providing for Families in El Salvador

Kelyn Barrera is a single mother. She is 28 years old, deaf, and lives in Santa Tecla in El Salvador. Her life drastically changed during the quarantine period (for COVID-19) when the father of her daughter, who left her when she was pregnant, decided to take their 4-year-old daughter Dora*. He then said he wanted [...]

Guatemalan Teenager Celebrates Important Birthday by Sharing with Others

Elisa Quej Cho was looking forward to her quinceñera, a traditional celebration in many Latin American countries for young women on their 15th birthday. When the party plans were disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, she decided to celebrate in a different way. Elisa and her family used the money they had saved for her quince to [...]