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

March 25, 2019
the ultimate good

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
As a missionary in Guatemala I have found that we need to move from betterment to development if we truly want to have a lasting impact.

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

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.
January 1, 2019
How My Views Have Changed as a Missionary in Guatemala.

How My Views Have Changed

How My Views Have Changed as a Missionary in Guatemala.
December 24, 2018
Christmas Cheer 2018

A Little Christmas Cheer!

Some Christmas Cheer from the Martiny family missionaries in Guatemala.
December 11, 2018
Find out how lives were changed in Guatemala in 2018.

2018 Ministry Review

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
Your identity defines your destiny. Lessons learned from a missionary in Guatemala.

Your identity defines your destiny

Your identity defines your destiny. Lessons learned from a missionary in Guatemala.
October 2, 2018
My favorite part of the week in Guatemala. Teaching Women the Bible.

My favorite part of the week

My favorite part of the week in Guatemala. Teaching Women the Bible.
August 30, 2018
No matter what you have, everyone has something, even in Guatemala!

Everyone Can Give

No matter what you have, everyone has something, even in Guatemala!
July 27, 2018
Serving Children In Their Communities in Guatemala

Serving Children In Their Communities

Serving Children In Their Communities in Guatemala
June 30, 2018
2018 Mid-Year Report from missionary family in Guatemala.

2018 Mid-Year Update

2018 Mid-Year Report from missionary family in Guatemala. Our ministry has grown substantially, not just in the numbers of those we serve, but in depth and scope.
May 30, 2018
Being a part of something bigger in Guatemala.

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 moment we are in, even in Guatemala.
April 25, 2018
orphan care beyond orphanages serving for a lifetime in Guatemala

Orphan Care – Beyond Orphanages, Serving for a Lifetime

Orphan Care – Beyond Orphanages, serving for a lifetime. Lessons about orphan care from a missionary in Guatemala. When does our ministry end? When do we check someone we have been serving off our list and consider them “mission accomplished”? All too often in many orphanages and children’s homes, the moment they walk out the door they are forgotten.
April 1, 2018

Happy Easter 2018

Wishing you the best from Guatemala. We pray that you are well on this wonderful Easter day as we celebrate the resurrection of our Lord and Savior.
March 30, 2018
Orphan Prevention, getting to the root of the problem of orphan care in Guatemala.

Orphan Prevention, Getting to the Root of the Problem

Orphan Prevention, getting to the root of the problem of orphan care in Guatemala.
February 27, 2018
orphan care loving when it's hard. Guatemala.

Orphan Care-Loving When It’s Hard

Anyone can love when it’s easy; but, it’s how we respond when things are hard, that truly demonstrates the heart of God. Serving orphans and vulnerable children in Guatemala, we have had to figure out how to do this right.
January 18, 2018
investing in people in guatemala

Investing in People

Ministry, at its heart, is about people! Serving as a missionary family in Guatemala for 15 years we have found that to be incredibly true.
December 23, 2017
Merry Christmas from the Martiny Family Missionaries in Guatemala

Merry Christmas 2017

Merry Christmas from the Martiny Family Missionaries in Guatemala!
December 11, 2017
Teaching others to teach others in Guatemala

2017 Year End Report

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
9 things I'm thankful for being a missionary in guatemala

9 Things I’m thankful for about being a missionary

9 things I'm thankful for being a missionary in Guatemala.
November 9, 2017
A day out with the boys from the orphanage in Guatemala

A Day Out With The Boys

A day out with the boys from the orphanage in Guatemala.

April 15, 2014
Vacation Bible School in Guatemala with Cadence International

Vacation Bible School in Guatemala with Cadence International

Our first Vacation Bible School in Guatemala wiht a misison team from North Carolina.
May 1, 2014
Guatemala Missionary News, May 2014

Guatemala Missionary News, May 2014

Update on the work done by the Martiny family missionaries serving in Guatemala.
June 15, 2014
Guatemala Missionary News, June 2014

Guatemala Missionary News, June 2014

Vocational Training Cooking classes have been incredibly fun this month. Sharie has amazing patience working with the students and is doing a great job teaching them. […]
June 15, 2014
Cadanino with The Village Church mission team in Guatemala

Cadanino with The Village Church mission team in Guatemala

Working with a mission team from The Village Church.