Honduras

What’s it like to sleep with an umbrella over your head? I couldn’t imagine that. But on St. Luke’s recent mission trip to Honduras, we met a woman who does it every time it rains. The water pours through her crumbling roof and floods her floor. Ms. Lolita and her family have lived on a […]

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Honduras May 31, 2017

Roatan, Honduras – Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Kids love making bracelets and coloring. That’s pretty common around the world, but it’s especially true here in Roatan, Honduras. We’re having Vacation Bible School (VBS) at Bethesda Methodist Church in Flowers Bay this week, and every day more kids come. Word spreads fast here, and so do […]

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Honduras May 30, 2017

I was surprised to see one of the clinic doctors down in the dumps. I’m here in Roatan, Honduras, with the St. Luke’s mission team to offer my dental services at Clinica Esperanza. After spending a couple of hours with “Dr. Diana” on Monday, I felt compelled to tell her what I was noticing. “Your […]

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Honduras – May 28, 2017

Roatan, Honduras – Day 2 Sunday, May 28, 2017 It was a beautiful Sunday morning, slightly overcast, with cool southwest trade winds. We arrived at Bethesda Methodist Church in Flowers Bay – Roatan, Honduras – pastored by Rev. Anthony Pothemont. He is an incredibly gifted preacher. The church sits on one of the most beautiful […]

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Honduras May 27, 2017

Hello from Roatan, Honduras! When you wake up in Oklahoma and go to bed a few feet from the Caribbean Sea… it’s a blessed day. All 20 members of the St. Luke’s mission team are feeling that way after settling in at our home for the next week. The mission house here in Roatan is […]

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Honduras – March 15, 2017

After finishing our work at Miss Annie’s we headed to a local public school to re-paint one of the classrooms. This is the first time we have all worked on the same project in one room. It has been interesting to see how everyone always seems to come together and get the job done. When […]

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Honduras – March 14, 2017

Tuesday morning we all got up a little earlier so that we could get an early start at Miss Annie’s house. We got started on the painting and removed an old clothes line so that we could replace it with a new one. Quickly we realized that we need some more supplies, so a few […]

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Honduras – March 13, 2017

A few of us woke up early for a walk or a run on the beach before gathering as a team for breakfast. After breakfast we quickly gathered our supplies for the day and headed to Miss Annie’s house in Flowers Bay to begin work. Miss Annie is sort of like a local legend, she […]

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Honduras – March 12, 2017

Sunday morning, we gathered in the hotel lobby and prepared for our final leg of the journey. Thankfully, we had no delays and were on our flight to Roatan. We had originally planned to prepare and serve a meal for the Flowers Bay community and church members but since we were not able to be […]

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Honduras – March 11, 2017

The team gathered at 6:30 am at the OKC airport with mixed emotions about the upcoming trip. Surprisingly we breezed through check-in and security, well as much as one can on Spring break. We all made it to the gate with plenty of time and were eagerly awaiting our flight to Dallas to begin our […]

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