Haven CRC – Flame

Haven CRC – Flame

 Our society is no stranger to the idea of short-term solutions to long-term problems. Often times, short-term mission trips are perceived as such. Our group, because we were only spending a week in Haiti, ventured with doubts that our trip would be valuable in the...
Haven CRC – Surpassing the Boundaries of Language

Haven CRC – Surpassing the Boundaries of Language

The joys of life are hidden behind the hard situations and painful experiences. The Haven CRC team breaches the barriers of language as they take on the challenges a day of serving in Haiti has for them.  To read yesterday’s blog, click here. A smile surpasses...
Haven CRC – Brokenness Aside

Haven CRC – Brokenness Aside

The Kintsukuroi, meaning “golden repair”, is the Japanese art of restoring broken pottery using precious metals such as gold or silver. The result is a clay vessel that, not only is no longer broken but, is considered more beautiful for having been broken. The Haven...
Haven CRC – Look Away

Haven CRC – Look Away

What do you do when you are confronted with the unpleasant, the uncomfortable? What happens when you see something that makes you question your purpose in this world? Many would insist that they face the issue straight on but the truth is that we all tend to avert our...
Haven CRC – Loud Messages

Haven CRC – Loud Messages

The Haven CRC team is happy to be back among the familiar sights of Pignon, Haiti. Their love for this country is pushing them to look beyond the obvious differences in cultures. The team is focused on strengthening old friendships as they look for God-appointed...