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Ryan oversees our Student Ministries department and provides direct leadership to the High School Ministry. Ryan joined MISSION's team in June of 2009. To learn more about Student Ministries click here.

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Mexico Mission Trip Update

Posted March 17th, 2012 by Ryan Guard

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We're wrapping up day #2 here in Rocky Point and it has been great! We had 5 teams in the morning, and then merged into 2 this afternoon.

We had kids pouring concrete for a church roof, then stucco the walls. They're exhausted!

We had a group of female students go to a women's rehab center for a "Beauty Day". Our girls died their hair, painted their nails, did their makeup and did their hair, then those ladies got to go to a nice lunch. The women they served ranged from 13 years old to 30.

A handful of us went to a local church where we got to do crafts, games and soccer with about 30 neighborhood children. We got destroyed in soccer by a group of 9-year-olds. #walkhumbly

Another group went to a local school to paiint most of the campus, some classrooms and to clean up.

Last, but not least, some kids went to a feeding center where they created food packages for the poor.

All in all, it was a pretty great day! We're about to eat dinner together, then we have some free time.

If you got a text update from MEXHS that said the leaders went to the beach and left the students behind, we were kidding. We're all here, safe and sound :)

Thanks for your prayers! We'll see you all tomorrow.

 

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