Coffee & Missions…

Support Hope Fan and enjoy great coffee! We are taking orders for 1 lb. bags of coffee beans until Tuesday night to support El Puente (The Bridge) Dream Center in Manzanillo. You can read about El Puente de Vida at http://hopefan.net/campaign/. All orders will...

Coffee House Ministry

In our last post, we shared with you the vision of the Coffee House Ministry.  Today, we would like to share with you stories from this ministry. Recently, Celia who attends church with us received a call from a coworker who was going through a relationship problem....

Student to Teacher

Jorge is a young man who has been through one of the local rehab center that we assist.  Now that he is out of rehab, his desire is to assist others in their recovery.  Each week he gives a Bible Message at one of the rehab centers we work with. In this picture, he is...

Spotlight on Ministry: Alcohol & Drug Rehab

This past weekend, I picked up the local newspaper and found on the front page an article discussing a major problem for Manzanillo.  Manzanillo is currently dealing with a major drug problem among local youth.  Specifically, the use of crack cocaine has increased...

Manzanillo Return

We have had an interesting trip back to Manzanillo. While we were gone our refrigerator, microwave, router, cordless phone, and tv box were burned out by an electric short. Came back to electrical repairs and a night without electricity. Missionary life is rarely...

The Coffee is Brewing

We are excited to share with you the latest happenings in Manzanillo.  Since September we have been working on a coffee shop concept.  On December 7, 2012 we started The Coffee Bean as a business as missions project to compliment our ministry. The Purpose of The...