March 18, 2015 5:31 pm
The Women’s Last Day in Mexico was absolutely beautiful!
March 17, 2015 9:03 pm
Here is the AB Women’s Mission Team on their last day at Deborah’s House. We are smiling because we have had a full week. Full of laughter, children, new foods, another language, sunny skies and a few tears. We have taught and learned, heard life stories, shared sewing skills, craft skills (some worked really well […]
March 17, 2015 9:02 pm
New Life New booties to welcome a new life. Everyone watched the last few days as the booties and then a matching hat grew on my knitting needles. Our prayers are for safe delivery and a better life for this new little girl. Estelle T.
March 16, 2015 6:59 pm
On Sunday, the mission team visited the wall on the border between the United States and Mexico. There they attended a worship service praying over the border.
March 16, 2015 4:24 pm
This morning we had a time of worship with the women of Deborah’s House. Singing, prayer, and the Word of God all transcend language barriers. Mary Beth’s sermon about the faith and hardships that Mary faced seemed very appropriate for the women here. As we are learning the stories of the women, we are being […]
March 15, 2015 12:12 am
Today, as we are into our fifth day at Deborah’s House, we found the following quote meaningful: “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” — Maya Angelou The women and children we’ve met here are certainly becoming “beautiful butterflies”. A reflection […]
March 13, 2015 10:02 pm
Jenita & Karen worked on the construction team. We shoveled sand and gravel and filled bucket with mixed concrete. Estelle and Juana were in the sewing room teaching new projects. Mary Beth, Gail, Bonnie,and Corky sang with the kids then lead them in a special project – making bracelets that represent Christ’s life,
March 12, 2015 10:59 pm
Today, Thursday, is more of a normal day. The kids have school and there are no ABC dignitaries coming. And the mission team has a better idea what to expect as our understanding of the House increases. All of these things have made this morning more relaxed than yesterday. The construction crew has been working […]
March 11, 2015 11:54 pm
There is a festive atmosphere at Deborah’s House this afternoon. With so many guests around, the ladies went out of their way to prepare an extraordinary dinner of carne asada and all the fixin’s. We have also heard stories from former residents about how their lives were changed at Deborah’s House. To an outsider it […]
March 11, 2015 5:03 pm
Good morning from Tijuana, Mexico!!! A beautiful sunrise to start our day!
March 11, 2015 4:58 pm
Great day. Ray picked us up from the airport in San Diego along with our 16 pieces of luggage. He took the scenic route back and we stopped at In ‘n Out Burger for lunch (delicious). The border crossing was uneventful and Ray gave the group background on the immigration issues in Tijuana…no easy answers. […]
March 11, 2015 4:37 pm
Tuesday, March 10th noon We are on our way! The eight team members gathered at the tables in front of Einstein’s at DIA before we went through security. Our plan was to be there be 10 o’clock but we must have been excited because we were all there at 9:30. Our trip trainer, Chris Oldham […]
February 27, 2015 7:44 pm
We’re Going, We’re Going!!!! We are really going to Deborah’s House in Tijuana, Mexico. AB Women’s Ministries’ Mission Trip March 10-17, 2015 8 Women – 7 Days – One goal – to be what God wants us to be in this place at this time. Last February at our AB Women’s Ministries’ […]