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Costa Rica 2014 – Mission Trip Video

Check out this great overview of our 2014 Costa Rica Mission Trip, a video of our trip complied by our host missionary, Pastor John Overholt: Advertisements

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #9: Honoring the Servants of the Lord

During the first eight days of our mission trip, we focused on ministering to the poor, the needy, the suffering and homeless people of Costa Rica, as well as many different church families in the Guanacaste Province. Today however, we … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #8: Taking Jesus to Las Lomas, La Isleta and Bambu

This day was perhaps the most challenging for our team as they came face to face with expressions of injustice, poverty and suffering unlike any they have even seen so far on this trip to Costa Rica. Our morning started … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Why Short Term Missions?

Day #8 was a physically, emotionally and spiritually exhausting day for the team as we visited and ministered to people in La Isleta, Las Lomas and Bambu. Our day included everything from feeding the hungry and giving water to the … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #7b: Feeding the Poor and Homeless in Playas del Coco

This evening, our team experienced their most challenging mission assignment thus far on this trip: Street ministry in Playas del Coco. Many of the members of our team had never encountered homeless people before, or people living on the streets, … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #7: Encountering Justice and Poverty issues in Las Lomas

This morning, our team went to visit Las Lomas, a barrio (neighbourhood) not more than 20 minutes from our hotel, but a radically different world than the touristy section of Costa Rica. Here, our team encountered degrees of the depths … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #6 – A Day of Rest and Relaxation

Although our mission trip is only 10 days long, we took a day off today. First of all, it is a very Biblical concept: the idea of the Sabbath – taking one day of rest out of seven. As we … Continue reading

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