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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 [...]

A living church, faith, miracles, and a thousand dollars well-invested

Missionary Paul Jetter* shares an inspiring story of the movement of God through His church in Honduras.  After investing nearly, a decade of his life there as a missionary, Paul said that it has been very gratifying to see that instead of establishing a paternalistic church dependent on foreigners, District Superintendent Begardo Bardales and his [...]

May 11th, 2020|Articles, News, North Central, W&W|

Guatemala pastors serve security forces, hospital staff during coronavirus lockdowns

The Nazarene Church in Cobán, Alto Verapaz, Guatemala has been bringing food to the city’s security workers and hospital staff while the country is on lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. Mauricio Coc, a pastor and chaplain on the Verapaz del Norte District, contacted the national police to receive permission for himself and his wife [...]

Damasco, a new Church of the Nazarene in Chamisún, Guatemala

February 15 was a very special day for the Chamisún community in the north of Guatemala, as the organization of the Damasco Church of the Nazarene was celebrated with 80 members in full communion. At said celebration the church board, ministers, and pastor, Mr. Rodrigo Cuz Can, were installed. Damasco is the 108th Church of [...]

March 20th, 2020|News, North Central|