In the midst of the circumstances… 

Leer en español In this last opportunity to write to you all, I want to open my heart and share some of the things I’ve personally learned during my time in SEED – Colombia, affirming that I have truly lived a time of great growth: Service comes out of love.  Before serving others, I need…

Poem for A Friend

Leer en español When thinking about how special and valuable that my time here in Colombia has been, I am convinced that it is due to the people that I have met. Sincere friendships that I am sure are going to last over time and distance. People who with their stories, faith and hope, have…

A God of peace… children of peace!

Leer en español God is God of peace: “Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you” 2 Corinthians 13:11 Jesus Christ is the prince of peace: “For to us a child is born, to us a son…

Change for Good

Leer en español Nicaragua and Colombia, two Latin American countries located geographically in two different regions, Central America and South America, with different colors, flavors, architecture, natural surroundings, population, history, and culture.  Living these last months in Colombia has meant a lot of change. I would like to share with you some of these in…

Overshadowing the brightness of the celebration

Leer en español The 2014 Soccer World Cup in Brasil was beginning, and Colombia was present. Days before the first game, the markets and shops were flooded with national team jerseys, and the majority of Colombians purchased their own. I listened to everyone making plans of where and with whom they would watch the game…