Category: Personal Stories

New Year…New Beginnings…

2014 HAS BEEN A GREAT YEAR!!! (yeah I know we’re only 12 days into it). I have to say it quickly before something bad happens!! I think those were my famous last words until about the 18th of January last year….. when our staff had an incident trying […]

Mamita Is In The Mole…

Jose’s mom flew into Port-au-Prince yesterday afternoon and will spend the next two weeks with us. Jose took the 10 hour bus ride Christmas night to pick her up! She arrived in the Mole around 9am this morning. Mamita hasn’t been to Haiti since Gabriel was a baby. […]

A Castillo Christmas…

It was our first Christmas in Mole St Nicolas….. The kids spent the afternoon making cookies for Santa! We also made a cake and celebrated Taylen’s birthday. After we were finished baking it was time to get dressed for the Christmas service. I have already shared on the Mole […]

A Mole Family Christmas…

Today the kids got to open the presents they got each other. I love the way they thanked everyone after opening their gifts – –  and for the thoughtfulness they had in picking out their gifts for each other. Isebelle loved all her baby dolls. She would stand-up […]

Tears In Heaven…

This morning Heaven received a very special angel – Henrietta Williams – my mamaw. My dad was drafted into the Vietnam War while he was in Bible College. When he came home after the war he had no one. He was lost and alone. That was until my […]

A Mole Thanksgiving…

Our last Thanksgiving/Christmas we celebrated in Haiti was in 2009. After the earthquake in January 2010 – we felt like God called us to minister to a new group of people who haven’t had the chance to really hear about Jesus. We had to rent a place until […]

The Shining Star…

I think I understand the star of Bethlehem a little better tonight. I can imagine the joy that the shepherds found as the angels began to sing – the chills that ran down their spine at the sound of their voices! The Star…..I can picture the way it […]

Salt and Sugar…

Nana and Papaw came to the Mole yesterday afternoon! We’ve been going non-stop! Since we are not going to the states for Christmas we are trying to create some family memories here before my parents head back to the states……..all while I have the Women’s Conference going on! […]

Mole Women’s Conference 2013…

This week I would like for you to pray for our upcoming Women’s Conference! My parents and Magdala are headed this way on Thursday. The conference will begin on Friday and ends Sunday night. My mom and I will speak Friday & Saturday Morning, Magdala will lead the […]