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When a Heart Breaks:  Find a Way to Care

Last night, I experienced the most difficult evening/afternoon with the girls to-date.  It started innocently enough, singing Frozen duets in English and Spanish while writing stories and making “welcome” cards for the visiting Supirior (or head nun of the Salesian Sisters in Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador). 792 more words

Honduras

Meet Paloma

Paloma is a hard-working young adult at Casa Hogar Elim.  She has been at the orphanage for about half her life.  You only have to visit with her for a few minutes to witness her obvious love for the Lord and her dedication to all those who live at Casa Hogar Elim. 446 more words

Casa Hogar Elim

Miss "Calannigan"???? Hannivel????

Have you ever felt like you’re really embodying a particular character? After our first week of school and the internas, I’m feeling the strains and the pressures of teaching, being a go-to person, and helping raise 30 little girls. 721 more words

Honduras

Fragmentos de vida en una casa hogar

Me inclino frente a su cama y el agarra mi mano. Susurra: ¡Acércate!, une tres dedos de su mano izquierda y me persigna: en el nombre del Padre, del Hijo y del Espíritu Santo. 1,707 more words

Mexico

Niñas de la Casa albergue Emmanuel del Callao necesitan de tu ayuda

El Hogar Albergue “Emmanuel”, es una institución de la Diócesis del Callao cuyo objetivo es  brindar acogida a niñas en estado de abandono.Son 26 los niños y adolescentes que viven bajo este techo, y que día a día, gracias a la generosidad de personas de buena voluntad se sostiene. 149 more words

Casa Hogar

Oops, Yes, I'm Alive

Hello to all. I owe you an apology for breaking my promise to post regularly. Sorry about that. Lately, I’ve been writing posts in my mind, and then not actually taking the time to sit down and write. 988 more words

Honduras