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 […]

Gabriel Crawling

Okay mom – I know you’re not here but now you and everyone else can see little Gabriel finally crawling! We were worried he was being carried around too much and would never move on his own- but we’re finding things to keep him motivated! Nothing like bongo […]

Happy Birthday to Rosie….

Okay – so Rosie’s birthday is really in January!! What can I say?? It’s been a busy year. Today we had a TEA PARTY with Rosie’s sisters and 5 of her school friends. Now I had told the teacher at her school that this was a party for […]

CASTILLO SUMMER NEWSLETTER

Several have emailed about the govt. building. Everything is on hold until the June meeting. So we won’t have anything new to report until then. They’re preparing their case as we prepare ours. So just keep us all in your prayers. We have also just posted our family […]