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oscar with his family and a sponsor

Today is the Day

Oscar Max still remembers the short-term team visiting his home that day. He was alone with his sons when a group of foreigners and Impact staff showed up. The Canadians visited with him and his boys. They spoke words of encouragement and asked if they could pray for Oscar. “One day I will accept the […]

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Working at the Chijulhá School Construction Site

Earlier this spring, Paul Haberstock and the team from Living Waters Christian Academy in Spruce Grove, Alberta joined us in Guatemala.  Join him as he tells their story: We were all excited as the van laboriously made its way down a single-lane dirt track towards Chijulhá.  We had been working as a school community from Canada to […]

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Walls going up in Chijulhá

The Walls are going up in Chijulhá

Vida Chijulhá School is taking shape!  From the first brick laid earlier this month, to the walls that are currently going up . . . Can you already imagine these classrooms filled with eager students from the village of Chijulhá? We continue to be thankful for the special relationship between Chijulhá and Living Waters Christian School, […]

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Health Care

Medical and Dental Clinics Impact Ministries staff has been hosting short-term mission teams and medical groups from communities across Canada and the United States since 2000.  Impact Ministries operates a medical clinic in the community of Tactic, Guatemala, where visiting professionals from North America provide health and dental care to schoolchildren and their families. Our […]

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Short Term Mission Teams

Each year, Impact Ministries hosts 18 – 25 youth and adult short term mission teams from schools, churches and communities across Canada and the United States. In addition to a variety of cultural activities, teams work alongside the staff of Impact Ministries and participate in a number of mission activities that may include: Construction projects Children’s […]

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