Category: Personal Stories

House Update – (Quack)

I want to thank everyone for their gifts of love & support & encouragement! It’s been a rough 2013 – which I’m still claiming for Jesus! The church has been rocking it out! We have been using a small generator and have a band playing every Sunday with […]

Stepped Up To the Challenge…

Stepped Up to the Challenge Posted on February 12, 2013 by coachin4christ               Yesterday I woke up with a slight fever, a headache that made my hair hurt and overwhelming fatigue that  I  knew teaching school was out of the question for this “gran moun”. I didn’t want to cancel class and […]

Successful Surgery…

I just waned to thank everyone for their prayers & support over the last few weeks. They were SO needed. I felt the scriptures that so many emailed me – the prayers for healing, the prayers of encouragement, the prayers of peace, the prayers of endurance  – – […]

Locking Legs…

Lori & Bud are a lot older than Janeil & I. I was often scared to sleep by myself when I was little. So growing up I often slept with my sister. I was always afraid that she would leave me in the middle of the night so […]

Happy Birthday Isebelle, Rosie, & Malaya!

Today we celebrated Isebelle’s 1st birthday, Rosie’s 9th birthday, & Malaya’s 8th birthday! It was just a very small family party that included Nene & another friend Rose Naika. We started the party off with applying make-up & getting their nails done! Then we sprayed pink & purple […]

Our Biggest Need…

When Jose & I got married in Haiti in 2001 – instead of wedding gifts –  we asked for our friends & family  to make tax-deductible donations to our housing fund. We lived with my parents while I was finishing nursing school just so we could put every […]

It Still Takes My Breath Away…

It’s 3:30am. With an American Airlines’ red blanket in my hand, I laid in exhaustion on the airport floor. My arms were sore & throbbing from dragging all the luggage from gate to gate.  My head was pounding. I was completely worn out. The children had finally settled […]

40-Day Prayer Challenge!

(Taken from circlenwhcm.org) JOIN US JANUARY 15TH IN BOLD PRAYERS THAT WILL CHANGE AN ENTIRE GENERATION! We are drawing circles and we need your help! This past summer our NWHCM staff read The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson & learned about the power of bold prayers. Fueled by this study and empowered by […]

Hide N Seek…

Trying to find quiet time with 6 kids can be quite the adventure. They just flock to Jose and I. We will be sitting upstairs and put their favorite movie on. Then we fix them popcorn. We head down to our bedroom and within 5 minutes every single […]