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March 9, 2019

Friday, March 8th, 2019

In the Bible, Barnabas was known as the Encourager.  He was also known for being a servant who went out to serve the orphans and the widows.  Friends of Barnabas got its name from the idea that the role of the volunteers was to serv...

March 8, 2019

Thursday, March 7th, 2019

"In Honduras, many believe that there is 'magic'...well not 'magic,' but the almost magical power of God present when we gather in a circle to pray.  The bigger the circle, the more powerful the presence of God.  In fact, they say...

March 7, 2019

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did no...

March 6, 2019

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

"The Spirit’s presence is shown in some way in each person for the good of all." (1 Corinthians 12:7)

Yesterday at dinner, one of our team members challenged all of us to look for the presence of the Holy Spirit as we served the Are...

March 5, 2019

Monday, March 4th, 2019

"Sit down and buckle your seat belts, please, because we're expecting some turbulence."

These are the first words our team heard from the bus driver, Raul, as we loaded up to head to our first day of clinic in the community of Loma L...

March 4, 2019

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

Today was an exciting day for the SOVA Mountain Medical Team, as we had fourteen team members travel from four different states to meet in Miami to begin our week long adventure serving various communities in rural Honduras. Our t...

March 5, 2018

We've arrived! It's been a whirlwind 36 hours of travel, kayaking and preparation for the big week ahead of us. 

There are several people on our team that are first-timers. As Nury, our Honduran Director, warned-- this mission trip can be addicting. Being...

March 11, 2017

Journal 6

Friday, March 10, 2017

Six word phrases:"The healing power of a touch" and "With God all things are possible" by Martha. "Pick up your mat and go" and "Your faith has made you complete" by Mike. "A very simple way of life." "How many wheelchairs d...

March 10, 2017

Journal 5

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Today we visited El Sauce, San Luis, Santa Barbara where we saw 196 patients in the general clinic, 53 in the eye clinic and 22 in the dental clinic. We've had the pleasure of having Dr. Arita stay at the Foundation with us...

March 9, 2017

Journal 4

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

We visited Cerro Azul, Taulabe, Comayagua where we treated 251 in general clinic, 52 in the eye clinic and 37 in the dental clinic. Dr. Arita saw FOB's 10,000th patient in the dental clinic! It was very exciting to be a pa...

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