Brigades

During the first week of September, we were able to host our first surgical team since the Fall of 2019. There were 10 participants who were able to perform 22 much needed surgeries. There were numerous challenges we haven’t faced before such as resistance from...

During the months of June and July, we have hosted three short term mission teams (we call them brigades here in Honduras).  The first group came from Pine Tree Church of Christ in Longview, TX and brought much needed medical attention along with dental care....

As told by Herschel Knowles, a short-term mission’s team member, in an email to Phil Waldron I believe it was the 2019 clinic in Lucerna. Some one had donated a pair of reading glasses that were very strong - coke bottle lenses. We thought we probably...

As of the writing of this article, we have 9 short term mission groups scheduled to come to Honduras from the U.S. in 2022.  We will have completed 2 full years without visiting groups, and the absence of the help the groups bring to our...

As mentioned in our previous newsletter, we are working with several public health clinics to help them with much needed basic medicines. We typically do this by providing village medical clinics (brigades).  In this way, we are attending many people and providing the necessary medications...

By: Madison Mayben Last summer, through the generosity of my home congregation, I had the opportunity to participate in the DiscipleTrips short-term mission to Honduras. When we arrived, I was fully prepared to pour my heart out in service to the people there. What I was...

Nelson Galarraga Returns For the second year in a row, Nelson Galarraga from the North Atlanta Church of Chrit returned of offer a week long training on pastoral counseling. Some 25 individuals participated in Nelson’s practical, hands-on training, equipping our team to better meet the needs...

In early June the Snellville Church of Christ from Snellville, GA came to work with Mission UpReach, bringing three different teams. One team focused on meeting basic medical needs in 5 different schools, giving each student in the school a medical consult and any needed medications....

This spring brigade season was a time of “firsts”. Tusculum Church of Christ (top photo) kicked it off with a medical brigade in Lucerna, Ocotepeque, our first time doing a clinic in this community. Over the course of three clinic days, the group attended to...

by Caleb Gossett   During the month of June we began our busy brigade season. Each year countless individuals choose to spend a week working alongside us. We count it as a blessing that so many people have a similar mindset for missions and a heart for...

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