Articles, news and stories about what God is doing in Guatemala

July 24, 2020

Missions without mission trips

Missions without mission trips. The need is great and there are so many ways you can continue to serve even when you can't go on a mission trip.
June 27, 2020

Everyone Has Something To Give

Everyone has something to give. Find out how our Covid-19 relief food program has enabled those we serve, to serve others.
May 27, 2020

Where some see darkness, we see light

Where some see darkness, we see light. Yes, evil and suffering exist in the world, but we serve a God who is all-powerful, all-loving, all-wise, and eternal.
April 28, 2020

The Importance of Community Ministry

The importance of community ministry, especially in times of crisis. How our ministry was positioned to immediately have a powerful impact when the Coronavirus hit Guatemala.
April 6, 2020

Responding in Times of Turmoil

Responding in times of turmoil. As the poor in Guatemala reel from the preventative measures being taken to prevent the spread of the Coronovirus. Our ministry continues to have a powerful impact.
February 18, 2020

If you want to go fast, go alone, if you want to go far, go together

If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. Lesson learned about serving orphaned and vulnerable children in Guatemala.
January 26, 2020

Staying Connected to the Little Things

Staying connected to the little things in Guatemala. Why staying in touch with those you serve is important if you want to do a good job.
January 9, 2020

2020 Vision

2020 Vision. Find out where we are headed this year in our mission work in Guatemala serving vulnerable children and families through the Cadaniño community centers.
December 13, 2019

2019 Ministry Report

Martiny family missionaries 2019 Guatemala ministry report Video.
December 3, 2019

Measuring Success in Ministry

Just how do you go about measuring success in ministry? Someone recently asked us how we do that in our ministry in Guatemala and after much thought, discussion and prayer, here is what we discovered.
November 26, 2019

For These Things and More, I am Thankful

For these things and more, I am thankful! Thoughts from a grateful heart. By a missionary in Guatemala.
October 24, 2019

Invest in One

Have you ever been overwhelmed with all the problems in the world and wondered just where and how to make a difference? Here is my advice; Make a difference for one!
September 20, 2019

Our Mission vs Our Assignment

Our mission vs our assignment. What is the difference and why is it important? Over 17 years as missionaries our assignment has shifted and evolved but our mission has never changed.
August 28, 2019

So They Tried to Kidnap a Missionary

Find out what happened when one missionary was faced with being kidnapped and how God has used that experience to be a blessing to many.
August 1, 2019

A Safe Place to Learn

Yes, we run two community centers in Guatemala teaching Bible, computer classes and tutoring 150 kids, but hugely important is that we give them a safe place to learn. Read on to find out why that's so important.
July 2, 2019

Multiplication! From 30 classes a month to 300.

Multiplication! Missionary goes from 30 classes a month to 300 in Guatemala in ministry! Over the past few years we have seen incredible growth in our ministry in Guatemala, but it didn't happen by chance. Let me tell you how it happened.
May 29, 2019

Generational Brokenness

The repercussions of generational brokenness are widely disseminated through our culture. Especially in relation to fatherlessness in Guatemala. But the cycle that seemingly persists so endlessly can be broken.
May 3, 2019

Perspective is Everything

Perspective is everything when you work as a missionary in Guatemala. How we choose to see the world we live in, despite the challenges, makes all the difference.
March 25, 2019

The Ultimate Good

The Ultimate Good. Find out how Jesus's death on the cross help us understand the ultimate good and lead us to pursue it.
February 19, 2019

Moving from Betterment to Development

Moving from Betterment to Development as a Missionary in Guatemala. 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.

1 Corinthians 13…for missionaries. How can those of us in ministry apply this ancient wisdom to what we do.