Nicaragua, January 20th – 26th, 2018; Trip Update 6

Orphan's HeartMission Trip Update, Nicaragua

Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church Thursday, January 25th, 2018 Today was a bitter sweet day.  It is the last day of our trip and we had to say hello and goodbye to many friends, new and old.  We began our day at the Hogar Senile Senior home, we had a wonderful time introducing our friends to table bowling and balloon … Read More

Nicaragua, January 20th – 26th, 2018; Trip Update 3

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Nicaragua

Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church (WBBC) Monday January 22, 2018 Today was the day many of us looked forward to, with eager anticipation – seeing “our” kids and spending time with them and the families involved in the SamuelIto food basket program at Bethel Church in Managua. As we walked into the court yard, we were greeted by many smiles … Read More

Nicaragua, January 20th – 26th, 2018; Trip Update 2

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Nicaragua

Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church (WBBC) Written by: Mary Lu G. It is Day 2, which is Sunday, January 21st.  We started the day with the fantastic breakfast buffet, fresh fruits, chicken enchiladas, fried potatoes, bacon, an omelet (exactly like you want it!), and a pastry table is really hard to beat!  The only thing missing was Stan’s chants of, … Read More

Nicaragua, January 20th – 26th, 2018; Trip Update 1

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Nicaragua

Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church (WBBC) Written by: Denise S. What an amazing travel day! The excitement started early for the WBBC Nicaraguan team. The team was waiting in the front parking lot at 5:30 am and the bus was waiting in the back parking lot! We figured it out pretty quickly and we were only about 10 minutes behind … Read More

Nicaragua, April 1st – 7th, 2017; Trip Update 4

Angela BurkettNicaragua

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!! We had the privilege of taking the 11 & 12 year old children to the zoo in Managua. The children, as well as the team, enjoyed a beautiful morning with the animals; the monkeys were the favorite of all. The lion sure put on a show for us, too! Another privilege was to end … Read More

Nicaragua, April 1st – 7th, 2017; Trip Update 3

Angela BurkettNicaragua

7!!! Well, after all, 7 is the perfect number, right? Today we are rejoicing as 7 children asked Jesus into their heart!!! As one team member said it best “This is what we came for!”  One More child… 329!!! This is the number of flip flops that were given out today. Each child, each worker, each translator received not 1, … Read More

Nicaragua, April 1st – 7th, 2017; Trip Update 2

Angela BurkettNicaragua

Sponsorship Food Baskets   Today we had the privilege of handing out 70 food baskets to all of the sponsored children. Our hearts were blessed to see the families being so grateful for this support.  A forty pound bag made up of food staples (rice, beans, sugar, oatmeal, pasta, powdered milk, and tomato sauce), 2 quarts of cooking oil, and a … Read More

Nicaragua, April 1st – 7th, 2017; Trip Update 1

Angela BurkettNicaragua

The Good Samaritan Today was a very special day at the Hogar Senil Nursing home. The new men’s dormitory was dedicated and 8 residents now have a brand new place to call home! Thank you to West Bradenton Baptist Church for making this possible.  The team from C-3 Church in Naples, Florida was privileged to participate in this beautiful dedication … Read More