There is nothing like the joy being a child on Christmas morning. […]
It feels as if Christmas was only a few weeks ago. It is such a special time of the year, but for many in Guatemala it’s not a celebration—its’ just another day without hope.
Fortunately, through Christmas Hope Bag, you can share the joy of Christmas with a child who otherwise may not receive a single […]
Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday where we gather with friends and family for a delicious feast. It is a special day where we take a moment to be thankful. Most of us have many reasons to be thankful. We give thanks for our friends and families, warm meals and a roof over our […]
If you have ever been on a trip to Guatemala this question is all to familiar. It is burned into your mind, scratched across your heart, you hear it over and over again, yet the desire does not numb you the more you hear it. The opposite happens, actually.
The work […]
Below one of our very own staff members, Yuana highlights the experiences she had during her first trip to Guatemala in August of this year.
My name is Yuana and I am a mission trip coordinator for Hope of Life International. I help plan and coordinate trips to our ministry for churches, […]
Our volunteer program is a unique way to experience the ministry of Hope of Life. Volunteers come to serve with us for extended periods of time, typically for a few weeks up to a few months. Every volunteer that comes to serve at Hope of Life is given daily tasks, and our goal is to help […]
There is a familiarity we have with the problem of malnutrition, it is unfortunate that the awareness of it is so acute, but the ability to identify it in the lives of children and thus, act… is what saves lives. Malnutrition is affecting the lives of thousands in Guatemala and at Hope of Life, we are […]
Everyone comes to Hope of Life with a different purpose. Some come to build churches. Others come to build houses and feed the hungry. Others come to rescue children.
Dr. Matison was not entirely sure what purpose he would serve on his trip this week, but he knew the reason he was drawn to come.