15th Jul 2015
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Once Upon an Iguana: A Reflection

Read our recently returned Mission Team Liaison's reflection of his year at El Ayudante!

29th Jun 2015
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June Newsletter

Read our latest newsletter for updates on our kids and staff!

08th Apr 2015
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April Newsletter

Read our latest newsletter for updates on our kids and staff!

23rd Mar 2015
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The Fruit of Focus

They were a community under attack. Every year the waters would rise, and when they descended they took with them the well-being of the people. Families lost their homes, their...

24th Jun 2014
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because we’re happy! Photo Booth fun at HCN

EA photo booth – Happy from EA Nicaragua on Vimeo.   Learn more about our kiddos and how you can get to know them HERE.

03rd Feb 2014
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Mt. Sinai | A New Identity

Old Loneliness (Vieja Soledad) is not the most welcoming name. Yet, for about 65 years, this was the self-chosen identity for a community in the periphery of Quezalguaque. During the...

31st Dec 2013
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More than a symbol

Meet Jesús. At a time in El Ayudante’s life when finances were tight, staff was overworked, and the future held many questions, Jesús and his brother, Franklin, were brought to...

19th Nov 2013
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communion through prison doors

...And is this not—at least in part—the meaning of Communion? It is a time for each of us to extend our hands and hearts beyond the spiritual, emotional, and physical prisons that every human experiences in order to remember what it is to feel something genuinely good and true and beautiful.And is this not—at least in part—the meaning of Communion? It is a time for each of us to extend our hands and hearts beyond the spiritual, emotional, and physical prisons that every human experiences in order to remember what it is to feel something genuinely good and true and beautiful....

22nd Aug 2013
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Apron Ministry

A big thank you to Julie Downes and the rest of the Auburn UMC team for bringing this beautiful ministry to Nicaragua. You all truly blessed the ladies of Mt. Sinai! ...