Author Archives: Jillian
Near the end of our trip in Haiti we went to the mountain village of Arachaie. This village had never had missionaries before and the voodoo leaders continually told the believers who met in a little blue stone building at … Continue reading
Got crafty on this lovely snow day in South Alabama–here’s the result. Watch and then pitch in to help!
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This was a common sight in Haiti: Hunger is a fact of life in Haiti. In fact, according to World Vision’s website, 2.4 million Haitians cannot afford the recommended minimum daily calories. One look into those twins faces on Christmas … Continue reading
She welcomed us into her home which consisted of a one room concrete building where her and her 5 children slept. She had a “kitchen” outside though to us it would look more like a camp site. Her dirt and … Continue reading
I became an agriculture teacher after finishing college, getting married and moving back to the region that I grew up in. Becoming an ag teacher had never been on my radar throughout college but seemed to be the best way … Continue reading
Here is a video summary by Give Us Hope Mission of our week in Haiti. I promise more blogs are on their way :) Thanks to Give Us Hope Mission for creating and sharing the video!
I first learned about “island time” when I was in high school on a mission trip to the Florida Keys. We were sharing the gospel with Spring Breakers on the strip at night but also had several service projects during … Continue reading