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  • Saying Goodbye in Belize
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    Closing up a week of hard work, our mission team to Belize said their goodbyes to the friends they had made. For some it was a “see you again” as an additional trip is tentatively in the works for May 2019. (Click here for more info.)Check out the album below… Read more »
  • Belize Fall 2018 Trip, Part 1
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    And so another mission trip to the rural village of Billy White in Belize is underway!Following up on a trip this past spring that focused on a school building project and dental clinic, the current trip’s purpose is to construct an additional classroom/building for the school as well as share… Read more »
  • When the Work Is Done, It’s Time to Play
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    Our Canadian humanitarians in Belize have finished the work projects they set out to do and are now finishing up their trip with a couple days of R&R.For the building project, the team was able to put a roof on a classroom, complete interior and exterior painting, frame and install… Read more »
  • Construction in Belize and the Saga of Lady B
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    Instead of your typical construction news from 2060 Upper James Street in Hamilton (our church building site), today why not enjoy some pictures from our other construction project… in Belize!While a portion of the mission team hosts a dental clinic, the other portion works on construction of a new classroom… Read more »
  • A Safe Arrival and Busy First Day of Work
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    Our mission team has arrived safely in Belize, Central America. For the next week-and-a-half, this energetic and adventurous group will be helping improve the lives of residents in the tiny community of Billy White, as they complete a construction project at the local school and host a dental clinic for… Read more »
  • Home Safe and Sound — but Sad to Leave
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    Our Peru mission team arrived back on Canadian soil early Tuesday afternoon, safe and sound. (Two members, Tony and Miguel, stayed behind for a few extra days.)Each participant came back expressing what a wonderful experience they had, and how difficult it was to say goodbye to the people who had welcomed… Read more »
  • Our Team Has Arrived in Cusco!
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    Though it was a nippy 10 degrees upon their arrival in Cusco this morning, our 16 weary travellers were greeted with warmth and honour by a delegation of youth from the school in Velille bearing flags and gifts. Each team member was presented with a woven hat, like the one worn here… Read more »
  • And They’re Off!
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    Sixteen eager travellers left Canada today for a humanitarian adventure in the mountains of Peru. For the next two weeks they’ll be helping to repair and renovate a school in the remote village of Velille, five hours’ drive from the city of Cusco.With the church van and trailer packed to the… Read more »
  • Fundraising Events Bolster Peru Mission Trip’s Reach
    On Sunday, July 10 and Sunday, July 17, events were held to raise funds for the Peru mission trip supplies and building materials. Between the two events an impressive total of over $12,000 was raised towards the project costs.The first event was a yard sale held at Grandview Adventist Academy.… Read more »