MCA's 2020 Grade 12 Missions Team to Guatemala UPDATE: "We arrived in Guatemala City at around 9:00 pm ET.  [Day 1] went so smoothly and seamlessly right from the get go!  We arrived in Toronto with lots of time to spare.  Flights and customs were uneventful.  Many...

by Mr. Fuller We left home ten days ago and traveled to a country and a culture we didn't know. We made Casa Verde our home, coming and going as we met people, served people,...

By Ryan MacLean and William Fiagbe Farewells can be overwhelming, but they can be full of laughter too. Personal pizzas were a favorite at El Tenedor (The Fork). Our final day here in Guatemala was a good day to end on. We finished the painting on the school walls, played soccer...

By Jordynn Boycott and Jubilee Shantz Three of our young Guatemalan friends who came to the VBS every day.             Today was a busy day. We started off our morning with incredible worship in the high school. Near the end of devotions, all the teachers and many students surrounded our...

By Luke Brouwer and Natalie Waffle Mr. Waffle, arms full of a "good morning" welcome. Yesterday, we started our day with coffee and eggs. Then, we hiked up the giant mountain (it’s actually a hill) to get to the school. When we reached the school, we each split and...

By Jacob Broom, Joel Yzerman, and Don Belanger A game of Octopus tag at the start helped get everyone rowdy and excited.             Today was a very special day for our team down here in Guatemala.  It was the first day of VBS, or Vacation Bible School. This was going...

By Anthony Albano and Joseph Mastrogiacomo Today we got to sleep in until 7:45! Although this may not be considered ‘sleeping in’ we still got to sleep an hour and a half more than usual. This allowed us to wake up bright-eyed, as we anticipated today’s adventures. After eating a...

By Rachel Canji and Abby Kmet The city of Antigua has many stories to tell. The ruins are fascinating. This morning was a great morning, wanna know why?...

By Ruth Kuipers & Sarah Robinson Morning is a time of worship for a God who creates beauty in all of us. Today we woke up to a ton of firecrackers going off right by our compound, we found out after that it was a morning wake up for a...