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El Salvador House Visits with ENLACE

September 5, 2018

It’s a big deal to invite somebody into your home and an even bigger deal to invite someone into your brokenness. A staple of ENLACE’s ministry in El Salvador and a key component of the development of local churches takes […]

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El Salvador Recap | Day 1

August 21, 2018

A team from St. Andrew’s journeyed to rural El Salvador this past week to work alongside our mission partner, ENLACE (meaning ‘link’ in Spanish). This time, the team served in the Southwest portion of El Salvador in the small border […]

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Ali Woodward and the Power of Community

August 23, 2017

Our team is back from serving in El Salvador! Here is Ali Woodward’s personal impression of the trip.“El Salvador has shown me a certain type of love like nothing else – a love that is not burdened by a different […]

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El Salvador Missions Update

August 15, 2017

Our team is currently serving in El Salvador until August 19. Here is a quick update from Team Leader, Kerri Kumar, on their progress so far!“All is well with our great team in El Salvador! We are having a blast. […]

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Reflections on El Salvador

April 19, 2017

Vicki Wadman and her daughter, Claire with Pastor Marcos, who leads the community development work in San Jose El Naranjo. In February 2017, St. Andrew’s sent a team to serve alongside our ministry partner ENLACE in El Salvador. Such trips […]

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El Salvador Mission Trip Update

March 30, 2017

This past month, a St. Andrew’s all-generation team traveled to El Salvador to serve alongside our mission partner ENLACE. We joined forces with Pastor Marcos, a 16-year partner of ENLACE for a week of hard work, sweet ministry, and uncommon […]

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El Salvador Mission Experience Recap | Part 2

March 2, 2016

All generations joined to help build the 15 homes in El Cocalito and gathered together during the dedication ceremony. Food and treats are also part of the celebration. On the right is Julie, Pastor Israel’s wife. She is a joyful, strong […]

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El Salvador Mission Experience Recap | Part 1

March 1, 2016

El Salvador Mission Experience | February 13-21 When we were preparing our first team for El Salvador in 2014, we had no idea what we were getting into. Building latrines in 95-degree heat was tough, but clearing a space in […]

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El Salvador Journal

March 12, 2015

February 19 As our final day in the community began, we once again split up into three teams with the hope of making some final headway on the construction of the latrines. By noon, we dropped shovels, trowels and bricks […]

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El Salvador Journal

March 11, 2015

February 18 Wednesday was our long day in the community. Breakfast and devotions were once again followed by the short van ride to the community of Cocalito. At the church, we divided into three teams; two latrine-building teams and one […]

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