Our journey with La Casa

Our journey with La Casa

Our journey with La Casa began from its inception. Dave was working at the U.S. Embassy on a two-year assignment from Sept. 2000 to Sept. 2002, and we attended Union Church in San Salvador. In our Sunday School class with Gary Powell, we heard of Tia Ana and how she...
Choosing to See the Good

Choosing to See the Good

How are you doing? We are so use to quick fixes, instant everything, that this time is hard. We’ve all found ourselves out of our “normal” routines, managing a different way of doing life. Some days we are doing well; others, well, lets just say “not so good.” A...
Grace is a Must

Grace is a Must

Here in El Salvador, February is Friendship Month! One word that comes to mind when we think about “friendship” is grace. Without grace, it’s very hard to have a true friendship. Grace began with God as He showed His love for us, providing a way for us to be who He...
Back to School Time

Back to School Time

It’s mid January and our children are heading back to school! Not just after the Christmas season and New Year’s break, but back to a whole new school year. In El Salvador, the school runs from mid January through the end of October or first week into November. Many...
Celebrating with Erika!

Celebrating with Erika!

  This past weekend, we were able to celebrate another milestone graduation. Erika graduated from High School, being the first ever to graduate from high school in her family. Both her La Casa family and biological family were able to celebrate this special...
Welcome to Our New Houseparents

Welcome to Our New Houseparents

The Joy Home construction was completed at the end of June! We are excited to be able to offer another family setting for children from hard places while we work with the biological family to facilitate restoration and reunification, when at all possible.    Since the...