August 9, 2017

What are you waiting for?

  The Geremia family traveled to LaVictoire, Haiti in July to help with VBS at the local CWO church. Here Laura Geremia shares her thoughts about the trip that changed her family’s...

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June 28, 2017

A Family of Big & Little Nephews

Read Part 2 of the Hoover’s blog post about the Big and Little Nephews in Zambia that they care for with open hearts! We described how we met the “call boys” or...

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May 11, 2017

Short-Term Teams – What’s Next?

As I travel back home from a trip to Zimbabwe I cannot help but think about short-term team members returning home from mission trips.  The question that should be on the minds...

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April 18, 2017

Short-Term Teams – You better shop around

Part 2 – Participant Responsibility and Preparation If you are considering participating in a short-term trip, you have some responsibilities before you choose where you are going and who you are going...

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March 21, 2017

Short Term Teams – the Good & the Bad

Part 1 (the sending organizations responsibility) Greg Yoder participated in the first Christian World Outreach (CWO) work team that served in Johnstown, Pennsylvania after the flood of 1977.  He then served on...

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January 30, 2017

Love is a Bridge – Part 4

I have been here for six months (May 1980). It hasn’t been easy. There have been several times when God and I have had a conversation where I have said, “it is...

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January 10, 2017

Reaching out in rural Haiti – Part 3

It is November 1979. Living in a foreign country can be lonely, especially when special holidays are approaching. It is so encouraging when I have visitors.  My sister, Sharon and two friends,...

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