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Castillo

We are missionaries with Northwest Haiti Christian Mission. We have devoted our lives to serving His kingdom in the country of Haiti. We have 11 children and a thirst for an intimate relationship with our Creator. There may be a lot of drama on the battlefield but one thing is for sure.....There's Never A Dull Moment!

101 Ways to Use a Cell Phone

1) To talk on… 2) For Internet…. 3) To take pictures with….. 101) TO DELIVER A BABY Yeah…..Bet you didn’t see that one coming! We’ve been having problems with our solar at night. A few weeks ago we had a lightening storm and it fried most of our […]

Yeah Right…..

Those were the words I said to my brother, Janeil, as he said – “Just think – if you go to jail you could take one of those flip cameras and you could video the whole process and put it on CNN or something”!!  As appealing as it […]

ARE YOU SERIOUS???

Those were the first words that came out of my mouth as I was delivered papers from a judge in Gonaives. According to these papers – I’ve “stolen” a child and put them in the baby orphanage. Mind you – this baby has been in the baby orphanage […]

Ivana

Today I was in my office and I heard some commotion outside. There was a small little 4 year old boy with short red hair and a large belly from malnutrition. He had skinny little arms and legs and was completely covered in dust and dirt. The mayor […]

PLEASE PRAY

The tears just stream down my face as I hear the screams of a mother who just lost her little son – less than 2 years old. He came in – he was burnt all over his body. We tried everything – but his sugar shot-up and he […]

Never Too Young for a Mango….

Often in the afternoon the girls will sit outside and eat mangos. It’s become part of their “daily” routine. After mangos it’s time for a nap – so they really like to drag out the snack as long as they can! Today was a little interesting. As I […]

Govt. Building Update

The emails of prayers that poured in today were beautiful. Thank you all so much. I’ve been a little overwhelmed as the group is here  – their first full day or work – and i had another group I had to book tickets for today.  Then I was […]

It’s All Good…..

So today Dr. Joseph called me and said that he found TWO papers that said the building we were worried about was ours. He doesn’t want me to tell the Haitians so he can surprise the govt. with the papers at our meeting next week. Your prayers are […]