Medical Brigades

Again this year the Tusculum Church of Christ from Nashville, TN came to Santa Rosa de Copán in order to conduct a medical clinic. Last year for the first time, this group helped Mission UpReach open doors to the Gospel in Lucerna, Ocotepeque. They returned...

Orthopedic Surgical Team Performs 46 Surgeries Once again, a team of surgeons and staff came to Honduras to perform surgeries on people who otherwise would not be able to receive help. This time the team was orthopedic, performing knee scopes, repairing ACL’s, and some shoulder repairs....

This month the Lexington Church of Crist (Lexington, SC) returned to Corquín where our team members, Kris and Mike Bridges, lives and work. This time the group traveled up into the mountains to a community by the name Potrerillos. This community has become one of the...

The Pine Tree Church of Christ has been a vital part of Mission UpReach’s success since our beginning in 2008. Their financial support as well as sending multiple teams of short-term workers has been consistent. This month the Pine Tree Church of Christ (Longview, TX) joined...

The Burnt Hickory Church of Christ from Marietta, GA returned to a village by the name of Crucitas for the 5th year in a row. The community is home to a church plant that was initially supported by Mission UpReach but has now grown to...

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...

Our 4th surgical team returned in February and successfully completed 54 surgeries over the course of four and a half days. They performed gallbladder removals, hernia repairs, and tonsillectomies. The impact of their work went far beyond helping the hospital reduce the number of people...

by Donna Waldron One of the most productive ways for short term missionaries to impact Western Honduras is through village medical clinics. A village is selected, and we set up a temporary clinic that serves approximately 1000 people in 3 days. Each person receives a medical...

Ben Carson is quoted as saying, “God has given us more than fourteen billion cells and connections in our brain. Why would God give us such a complex organ system unless he expects us to use it?”. Ben Carson is known for many things. A...