We are in shock; numb.  It’s been over two years since we last visited this happy family.  Now half of them are dead.  The rest are GONE!

One of my biggest jobs on our trips to El Salvador is to observe, store those observations in my memory bank, reflect, and ponder how to share them with others.  On this particular trip as we traveled around El Salvador, one particular observation struck me more than usual.  Gosh, these people work hard physically both […]

PEDRO PEREZ Translation by Santiago Sanchez “Mi fe temblaba…” Nota del editor: durante una reciente sesión de nuestra clase de estudio bíblico del domingo por la mañana, un participante frustrado comentó al efecto: “¿por qué no sentimos o escuchamos nunca más la llamada de Dios cómo lo hicieron en los tiempos bíblicos? Tuve el privilegio […]


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