Helping Jamaican Children Make the Grade

RJ WaltersJamaica, Mission News

While middle school students throughout the United States are dreaming of spring break fun, pre-teens in Jamaica are ardently preparing for an exam that plays a critical role in determining the educational and career opportunities they will have in the future. That’s why in our pursuit to show One More Child the love of Christ we are working with a … Read More

Jamaica, July 9th – 15th, 2016; Trip Update 4

Deanna BerkesJamaica, Mission Trip Update

Vacation Bible School- final day As I reflect over this week I am overwhelmed with emotion. I am amazed at how God has made his presence known through every person I have met this week. My teammates have shown his love through every hug and lesson taught and I have seen the purity of God in every child that looked up … Read More

Jamaica, July 9th – 15th, 2016; Trip Update 2

Deanna BerkesJamaica, Mission Trip Update

God’s presence was so evident in VBS today.  I saw Him in the hard work of my mission teammates as we all practiced patience and perseverance through every transition today from crafts, music, Bible, snack, and recreation. Oh, and don’t forget the thunderstorm at the beginning of opening ceremony! I saw God in the smiling faces of the children that … Read More

Jamaica, July 9th – July 15th, 2016; Trip Update 1

Deanna BerkesJamaica, Mission Trip Update

This week Orphan’s Heart is on mission to the beautiful Caribbean nation of Jamaica! This is a first for our organization, as we go and serve the children and families of Oracabessa, St. Mary’s Parish. With a team of 8 from Orphan’s Heart and more than 50 from our partner church, ChristWay Baptist in Miramar, FL–we have loads of team … Read More