Articles, news and stories about what God is doing in Guatemala
February 19, 2019
In seeking to help others we need to make a concerted effort to move from betterment to development if we truly want to have a lasting impact.
February 2, 2019
1 Corinthians 13…for missionaries. How can those of us in ministry apply this ancient wisdom to what we do.
January 1, 2019
How my views about ministry have changed over this past year as a missionary.
December 24, 2018
Some Christmas Cheer from the Martiny family missionaries in Guatemala.
December 11, 2018
Because someone cared, lives are being changed in Guatemala. Read on to find out what has happened in our ministry this past year.
October 29, 2018
Destiny. Not an easy word to deal with by any means. What is destiny? Do we have one? If so is it definitive and set […]
October 2, 2018
My favorite part of the week. I love teaching the Bible! During the 16 years we have been in Guatemala serving as missionaries, I have […]
August 30, 2018
Just because you don’t have much, it doesn’t mean you that have nothing to give. This is one of the values we have been working […]
July 27, 2018
Serving children in their communities. There is an old saying, “A fence at the top of the hill is better than a hospital at the […]
June 30, 2018
2018 Mid-Year Report. This has been a busy year for us so far! Our ministry has grown substantially, not just in the numbers of those […]
May 30, 2018
Being a part of something bigger. We are all a part of something bigger. Something bigger than ourselves, bigger than our choices, bigger than the […]
April 25, 2018
Orphan Care – Beyond Orphanages, serving for a lifetime. When does our ministry end? When do we check someone we have been serving off our […]
April 1, 2018
We pray that you are well on this wonderful Easter day as we celebrate the resurrection of our Lord and Savior. We were blessed to be […]
March 30, 2018
Orphan Prevention, getting to the root of the problem. Children are best served in families. We know this, yet in Guatemala, as many as 80 […]
February 27, 2018
Anyone can love when it’s easy; but, it’s how we respond when things are hard, that truly demonstrates the heart of God.
January 18, 2018
Why we invest in people. Ministry, at its heart, is about people!
December 23, 2017
My kids made me so proud this Christmas.
December 11, 2017
This has been our best year ever. I know I probably say that every year, but that’s because it’s true. In our 15 years as missionaries […]
November 23, 2017
Things I’m thankful for about being a missionary. I’ve seen a lot of posts from fellow missionaries describing the difficulties of being missionary, the challenges they […]
November 9, 2017
A day out with the boys Recently I took four boys from an orphanage out for the day and we had a wonderful experience. Among the […]
October 5, 2017
Fifteen years ago today, I became a missionary. October 1st, 2002 we boarded a plane from New Orleans to Guatemala, the start of a journey that […]