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1st SHIP Business Seminar in El Salvador

1st SHIP Business Seminar in El Salvador

Steve & I returned with the SHIP crew for a week in El Salvador. (SHIP is Shelter the Homeless International Projects) Lots of the neighborhood kids were at SHIP to meet us.  What a warm welcome we received from our friends. For several months, we’ve discussed ways we can encourage the ladies who had micro-businesses… Continue Reading

Christmas Fiesta in El Salvador – Family Mission Trips

As many of you know, Steve & I travel to El Salvador several times a year to work with SHIP (Shelter the Homeless International Projects). In fact, we’re on one of those family mission trips right now. If you’re reading this, would you nominate SHIP to win a percentage of the day’s profits. It doesn’t… Continue Reading

FREE Bible Lessons for Kids – Patience {SHIP VBS – Day 6}

Wow…our week is winding down and it’s time to talk about being patient once again.  This is the last one in our first series of FREE Bible Lessons for Kids and I pray God is using them to grow your kids from caterpillars to butterflies of virtue. Songs On this last day, we simply reviewed… Continue Reading

FREE Bible Lessons for Kids – Contentment {SHIP VBS Day 5 & Giveaway }

Yep, I’ve take a break from blogging this past week. I didn’t realize how tired I was from 2 weeks on our El Salvadoran mission trip with SHIP (Shelter the Homeless International Project) . Even though Steve & I stopped in Roatan on the way home for vacation, we were still tired from snorkeling & sunburn. … Continue Reading

FREE Bible Lessons for Kids – Diligent {SHIP VBS – Day 4}

Today begins our 2nd week of SHIP Bible School (Shelter the Homeless International Project).  I decided to repeat the same three virtues this week as we covered last week. So, follow along and you’ll get a few more free Bible lessons for kids on diligence, contentment & patience. Since we are starting with diligence, we began… Continue Reading

Learning to Be Patient with We Choose Virtues {SHIP VBS Day 3}

Learning to Be Patient with We Choose Virtues {SHIP VBS Day 3}

OK…so, I’m a little behind in posting! Thursday was the last day of VBS this week.  SHIP VBS (Shelter the Homeless International Project) has kids from the orphanage in the mornings & kids from the neighborhood in the afternoon. Kids in El Salvador go to school for half-days, finishing homework the other half. We’re hosting… Continue Reading

Learning to Be Content with We Choose Virtues {SHIP VBS Day 2}

Learning to Be Content with We Choose Virtues {SHIP VBS Day 2}

Yesterday, I forgot to say we are working in El Salvador with SHIP (Shelter the Homeless International Project). This is the 6th team I’ve had the privilege of working with as we minister to others less fortunate. It is awesome to see God working. On Monday, one of the boys trusted Christ as his Savior…. Continue Reading

Learning to Be Diligent with We Choose Virtues {SHIP VBS Day 1}

Learning to Be Diligent with We Choose Virtues {SHIP VBS Day 1}

 This week & next, I hope to share some Bible lessons you can use in your own homeschool.  We are hosting VBS in El Salvador with both the kids in the orphanage & local neighborhood. Our work is part of SHIP (Shelter the Homeless International Project) and I’m excited to see how God works over… Continue Reading

Teen Girls Bible Study in San Salvador

Teen Girls Bible Study in San Salvador

This week, I’m back in San Salvador helping with a private school’s end-of-year trip.  We just finished our first Bible study with our teen girls this week.  It was awesome. Let me back up & share how this special Bible study came to be. As some of you know, Steve & I went to El… Continue Reading

Family Mission Trips (Spring Break Part 4)

Family Mission Trips (Spring Break Part 4)

Work Day #4 (Our Last Work Day) Sara reminded us during devo to finish strong this week.  It was our last day to get some jobs done. In VBS we discussed Jesus feeding the 5000 and how He can use small things in our lives to bless others. In between VBS & girls Bible study,… Continue Reading