20 posts

Honduras Update: June 2020

Honduras has been severely affected by Covid19. The borders of the country closed down to air, sea, and land travel in the middle of March and have been closed since then. The government put out a curfew where citizens can […]

Every Action Counts: Lilian Ramirez

When Lilian Ramirez was 12 years old, we met her at Fuente de Vida home for girls in Taulabe, Honduras. Lilian was preparing to transition out of the orphanage, and she expressed interest in continuing her education. With the help […]

3 Types of Typical Honduran Cuisine

Food is an important part of any culture. Discovering what people place on their tables at mealtimes is a part of discovering who they are. And I have to agree with Julia Child, “People who love to eat are always […]

Honduras and COVID-19

Information as of April 3, 2020 As you know, the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected our lives greatly in the U.S. and many are affected around the world as well.   We have been thinking and praying for our family in Honduras, […]

Saying Yes: Trip Reflections from Emily Schaafsma

This was my first international mission trip, so to say I was a little nervous was an understatement. I was going to a country that I have never been to before, with people I didn’t know very well, and had […]

2020 Honduras Trip Prayer Guide

This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.” 1 John 5:14 Prayer Guide: Our team is excited about this trip and we are praying that God will […]

2019 Annual Report

We praise God for all of the support, opportunities and blessings that Casa de Esperanza received in 2019! In our 2019 Annual Report, we share highlights from this year as well as the progress that has been made on our […]

Called to Serve: Meet Allan

Nestled in green, tropical mountains, La Unión, a municipality in the Honduran department of Lempira, is home to coffee plantations, cattle farms, and a bilingual Christian school (la Escuela Cristiana Vida Abundante). La Unión is also the hometown of 22-year […]

Grand Haven Artisan Market: Saturday, Nov. 9

Get your shopping bags ready! The Grand Haven Artisan Market has an incredible lineup of local and regional artisans and direct sales vendors for the November 9th Artisan Market being held at the Grand Haven Community Center from 9 a.m. – […]