The grade twelve class continued working with the school today. For most of the day we moved cinder blocks to the roof of the secondary school building where they plan on adding another floor. With the supplies, we move from one location to another it...

Today, we went to the school early in the morning. The hill is still a challenge, and it doesn’t seem to be getting easier to climb. This morning we sang worship with the high school students instead of the little ones, and spent the first...

Hola mi amigos! Hope all is well back in the mothership (aka good ol’ Canada). Today was another early morning! We were up and at ‘em around 6, with the exception of a few stragglers… The Hill was quite the workout, as always, but the smiles...

The day started off with another walk all the way up the hill to the school, to see all our little friends again. As we walked up the hill, Simon had the bright idea of sprinting up the hill, in attempt to beat everyone to...

We began our fourth day with a time of worship, singing a few of our favourite songs and praying for the day. Then we headed to the historical capital city of Antigua nearby, which has been replaced by Guatemala City. We experienced a part of the...

Painting the Church: Today the grade twelve class had an opportunity to work with one of the local churches. The pastor Luis owns a nearby church located in Parramos. They explained to us that they wanted to improve the church by adding an area for...

Hello fellow family and friends! We hope you’re cold because we aren’t! Today, we went to the school for the first time, Colegio Cristiano Avivando el Fuego (CCAF) which means "Fanning the Flame Christian School". One thing we are not used to are the treacherous climbs...

The grade 12s arrived safely in Guatemala yesterday, with all of their luggage! Updates can be found here: https://maranathachristian.ca/category/highschool/2017-guatemala/   What is the Eremos project?  Is your Grade 10 son or daughter interested in a hands- on, experiential environmental science course?  Eremos is an excellent course that studies how to care for God's...

Our journey began as we left Maranatha Christian Academy at 2:30 pm on Wednesday.  We are extremely grateful to Louis Matte and Rob Lofthouse for driving us to Toronto, where we settled into a Days Inn for the night.  Some slept well and others not...

This is the MCA 2017 Mission Team as they were leaving today for Toronto.  They fly out of Toronto tomorrow morning and head to Guatemala.  Check back on this blog for more updates....