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May 23, 2017

Journal 6

Wow. What a week our team had. 

Before anything else- way to go Team 5 Chesterfield 2017! Our week was such a success because of each and every one of our teammates. We all worked so well with one another, by midweek we were finishing each other's...

May 20, 2017

Journal 5

Friday, May 19, 2017

May 19, 2017

Journal 4

Thursday, May 18, 2017

We had driven maybe 80 kilometers when we saw the chicken cross the road. If Rick is asked "why did the chicken cross the road?", he will reply with something along the lines of "don't question the chicken's actions". 

 At 95...

May 18, 2017

Journal 3

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Our clinic today was held in the community of El Cedral. This community holds a special place in our hearts as it has recently been adopted by Grace Lutheran's Church. We were given the opportunity to bless 375 individuals...

May 17, 2017

Journal 2

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cabeza, hombros, rodillas, y pies.

Ojos, orejas, boca, y nariz.

You could hear the cheer in the children's voices while they sang along with Phoebe and I.

Head, shoulders, knees, and toes.

Eyes, ears, mouth, and nose.

We started i...

May 16, 2017

Journal 1

Monday, May 15, 2017

As we approached El Palmar, the community where we held our clinic today, we were speechless. It wasn't because of the bright green buildings of the school either. The school children were lined up in two lines waiting for us...

May 27, 2016

Chesterfield, VA

Mountain Medical Team


Traveling to La Venana Ceguaca was like driving through a John Steinbeck novel. Once a green, lush,  

thriving agricultural area, La Venana Ceguaca now resembles the American midwest, circa 1930.  Dust as far as the ey...

May 25, 2016

Chesterfield, VA

Mountain Medical Team


Team Chesterfield continued to work alongside the local Friends of Barnabas staff to make inroads into new communities. Wednesday took the integrated team to La Quesera, Santa Cruz de Yojoa for the first time.  As alw...

May 24, 2016

Chesterfield, VA

Mountain Medical Team


It was not our first day out experiencing the wonders of Honduras, nor was it our first day in a community lending a helping hand, an attentive ear, or much needed medical attention.  However, it was the very first ti...

May 23, 2016

Chesterfield, VA

Mountain Medical Team


Equipped with duffel bags full of medical supplies and hearts full of hope, fifteen servants set out this weekend for a week full of connecting with and caring for families in rural Honduras.




FOB partners with 30 co...

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