Lights Done Bright…


This is going to be a fun week! My parents are coming Wednesday to spend 5 days with us.  Thursday begins our annual women’s conference. My mom will kick off the daytime session and my dad will kick off the Thursday night revival. This weekend we will also be trimming the tree, baking sugar cookies, […]

Halloween Party…


Children’s Church Halloween Party… BY CASTILLO ON OCTOBER 31, 2014 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) For the past three months our children’s church attendees have been earning points for: attendance, memorization, & answering questions. Those with the most points were rewarded with a Halloween party! Tonight we wanted to celebrate their accomplishments! They’ve been […]

Trick or Treat…..Haiti-Style!


Tomorrow night we are throwing a Halloween Party for children’s church. For the last three months the kids have been getting points for attending church, answering questions, & learning their memory verse! Those with the most points were rewarded with a Halloween party! We spent four hours today decorating the cafeteria for the party. It’s […]

Children’s Church – Walking On Water…


Friday night my kids were helping me prepare for today’s church service. I can’t say enough how much I love it when our whole family works together! I even saw them practicing the memory verse from last week too. I’m just so proud of the way they are so willing to engage in what we […]

Children’s Church – Lion’s Den


It was another great Sunday morning! Though church isn’t supposed to start until 9:30am – the children were there at 9am – ready to learn! LOVE THAT! The first thing we did was take attendance & go over last week’s & this week’s memory verses! It still amazes me when I see 4 year olds […]

Children’s Church – Kicking It Old School…


September is my month to lead Children’s Church! Each month the stories match a Fruit of the Spirit. I’m teaching on PEACE! So my lessons are Shadrach/Meshach/Abednego, Daniel and the Lion’s Den, Peter walking on water, and the Holy Spirit. While I was in the States healing from back surgery – I decided to work on […]

Home Is Where My Kids Are…


Friday morning I was able to start the journey home to Mole after being in the states for 53 days. It’s the longest I’ve ever been away from my family. My time out was focused on recovery: from the car accident, from painful back surgery, & from ripping scar tissue. Jose flew out of the […]

Safe AND Secure?


When I tell people I live in Haiti I’m often asked one of these two questions: 1 – Do you feel safe? 2 – Do you feel secure? The answer to both of those questions is YES! And although they sound like the same question – they couldn’t be more different. When I was a […]

A Little Light From Haiti


This little light of mine – I’m gonna let it shine – let it shine – let it shine – let it shine! Love seeing these bright lights….and SO pleasantly surprised to see the boys have their shoes on!! Thanks Miss Beth for sending me pics from home! They are WONDERFUL! I miss my family […]

From Morgan’s Blog…


The Mole Summer 2014 Quote Book Visit her blog This summer because we did not have many teams we spent a lot of time hanging out with the Castillo kids whether it was just at meal time, our secret project, movie night, or activity days. While we hung out with them there were many times […]


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