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Door Creek Church – Day 6

***Special guest bloggers Ella, Kaitlin, Courtney, Abbi and photographer Kristin Karls from the Door Creek Church Service Team*** Jueves! Breakfast was oatmeal, bacon, ham, and toast made by Alec and Abbi today! It was our first morning without Kyle and of course we were all running late. We started off with a few small work […]

Door Creek Church – Day 5

***Special guest bloggers Caleb and Alec and photographer Kristin Karls from the Door Creek Church Service Team*** The 3rd day of work was another fun-filled day that was very successful. We started off with a very nutritional breakfast prepared by Caleb and Joel: Eggs and bacon sandwiches along with rice! And of course, fresh Peruvian […]

Door Creek Church – Day 4

***Special guest blogger Luisa and photographer Kristin Karls from the Door Creek Church Service Team*** Work day two was the best work day at the home yet. The day started out with the usual breakfast and quiet devotion time at the team apartment. Afterward, we all donned pre-soiled work clothes and headed to the children’s […]

Door Creek Church – Day 3

***Special guest blogger Ella and photographer Kristin from the Door Creek Church Service Team*** As we trudged down for breakfast to begin our first day of work we were welcomed by team member Linda who finally made it to Peru! She told us her adventures over breakfast and then we gathered our gloves, put on […]

Door Creek Church – Day 2

***Special guest blogger Ella and photographer Kristin from the Door Creek Church Service Team*** Day Two! This lovely Sunday morning we had the pleasure of accompanying the Foss family to church at Nueve Vida in Manchay. We were greeted by many of the locals and got to experience a Peruvian church service en espanol. We […]

Door Creek Church

***Special guest blogger Ella and photographer Kristin from the Door Creek Church Service Team*** Hola! After 21 hours of traveling, a 5 hour layover in Atlanta, having to fly around a volcano in Ecuador, learning how to do bathroom yoga on the flight, and losing Kaitlin’s guitar, we’re happy to announce we arrived safely in […]

Oasis Faces

Here are some random pictures of life at the Oasis.

Sounds of Andahuaylas

I recently stumbled upon an old sound clip that I took last year in Andahuaylas. I was visiting the church that the children attend and was amazed to hear the type of music that they sing. They worshiped God beautifully with traditional Andean rhythm and melody. Rather than just letting you listen to the music, […]

The Oasis’ Anniversary

Last Friday, I stopped by the Oasis to watch the celebration of its 7th anniversary. Boy, do they know how to throw a party. The afternoon included singing, a couple of skits, recognition of the staff, short encouragements to the families from Oasis director, Juan Carlos, and Kids Alive Peru director, Mike Fietje, followed by […]

Secret Identity Revealed

The writer of this blog has been working hard the last six months to bring you hard-hitting stories from the Kids Alive ministry sites in Peru. His work has been selfless, but it is now time to reveal this mastermind to the world. Click Here to discover who it is. That’s right! All Kids Alive […]