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Gumple Team – Open to the Calling

“The smiles on their faces reminded me why Christ himself was so fond of ‘the little ones.'”

Aberdeen – Misconceptions About Spiders

“I expected to find spiders here, but what I found was God at work…This land is not infested with spiders, it is abundant with people desiring to show God’s love.”

Gumple Team – Culture

“It was amazing to see the culture of Haiti and how different it is from what we’re used to”

Haven CRC – Roses and Thorns

Since the beginning of their trip, the Haven CRC team have seen their share of blessing, beauty, and God’s revelation, but they have also seen the thorns…

PC- Bittersweet Last Day

The PC Winterim team wraps up their time in Haiti with visiting the Pella Christian Elementary school, journeying up to the Pignon sign and delivering food to P.E.T. cart recipients.

PC – Outside Our Comfort Zone

“All of us walked across even though it was quite scary for some of us…God works in our life, sometimes, through fear since growth happens outside of our comfort zone.”


The Haitians have a word that we have really come to appreciate. The word is degaje and it is best defined as, figure it out/do whatever it takes to keep going. It is problem solving at its best and we have witnessed some great examples of ingenuity, such...

Love is Spelled B R A V E

“Through Haiti, God is teaching me the dance of love and obedience. He’s challenging the way I love Him and others, calling out the weaknesses hiding among my strengths. Obedience to God is love and love is spelled, B – R – A – V – E.”

The Timeliness of Transformation – Liz Clarke

“Unlike my personal restoration experience that seemed instantaneous, these children’s lives are being transformed throughout the minutes and hours that make up the every days in the Many Hands for Haiti Love in Action programs.”

LCH – Gratitude

“It makes our hearts break but at the same time we are very thankful for this opportunity that we have been blessed with. “

LCH – Common Goal

“To work with a common goal with individuals that do not know you and have a communication barrier with you is a blessing in itself. “

No Longer Slaves

Many Hands for Haiti stands on the shoulders of prophetic words written in a song, No Longer Slaves, giving courage to those in need to live in freedom and to put to death the fear inside.

LCH – Experiencing Love

“When we first arrived at the deaf school, they taught us some sign language to help communicate with the kids except their smiles and laughter made it really easy to play with them. “

Oostdyk Family – Glimpse of Heaven

“It was a glimpse of what it will be like in heaven. Revelation 7:9 says that there will be ‘a great multitude that no one could number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb.’ “

The Purpose of a Nation

Summer is still here (as always in Haiti!) and life marches on. Have the last few months flown by as quickly for you as they have for me? At one point, Many Hands had seven short-term mission teams in seven weeks. They came giving their time and resources to the...