Monthly Archives: November 2015

MY CFCI STORY: CELESTE ELLIS

Celeste Ellis has been to San Jose in Costa Rica with CFCI three times, two of the trips which she led, serving in the slums of Tirrases, Pavas and Carpio. Previously, Celeste has been the Missions Director at two local churches, and through her leadership experiences in Costa Rica she has learnt “when to lead,… Read more »

DREAMS AND COURAGE

It’s crazy to think that a year ago today, I was in the middle of my senior year- stressed out about pretty much everything in my life. I was planning for college, applying for scholarships, and working, all while trying to keep my grades up. I had just returned from a one-week mission trip to… Read more »

MY CFCI STORY: MARILYN BERRYMAN

Marilyn Berryman, from Faith Westwood UMC Church in Omaha, recently returned from a church trip to Tirrases, Costa Rica. Whilst there, the team was involved in a number of different children’s-based activities including games, painting, providing books to the children at the Bible School, and helping out with construction projects. The area next to the… Read more »