Guatemala 2010 – Kolb Survey

Kurtis Kolb on August 19th, 2010

1.  Crossing the Border    2.  Awana Circle on Church Parking Lot – San Salvador 3.  Dental Clinic in the back  of the Church – San Salvador 4. Painting of God’s Hand 5. Kids Zone – San Salvador 6. TURN OFF YOUR CELL PHONE IN CHURCH – it’s universal 7.  A Sunday School Classroom – El Salvador […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 19th, 2010

Hello my friends, Our time here is quickly coming to an end.  In some ways that is a good thing as that physically and mentally we are ready to come home.  In other ways, it will be difficult to say goodbye to my sister Karen after having spent this wonderful time with her, and we have […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 16th, 2010

Imagine driving to Rolla from St. Charles. Easy, smooth, 1.75 hours (obeying the speed limit).  Lots of gas stations, cell reception,  and only a few highway patrol.  Got it?  Ok, work with me a little and use your imagination.  Now go from 4 lane divided highway down to two lanes. Add in mountains.  Throw in […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 16th, 2010

New Life Baptist Church has been going strong in San Salvador for over 20 years.  The founding pastor, Pastor Julio, started the church in his living room and is still the head pastor at the church.  The church runs over 600 adults every Sunday in three services.  Their auditorium seats 275.  They have a three […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 16th, 2010

I wish you could see what I have seen.  You’re heart would be broken, humbled, and yet at the same time full of praise and glory for our Lord.  God is working everywhere, the name if Jesus is lifted high all over the earth. And it is great to see.  The Gethsemane Baptist Church is […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 13th, 2010

Photos 1-3 are children eating at the Feeding Center. Photo 4 The meal, rice and carrots, with a potato fried with egg Photo 5 Me talking with Angelica and Eddy after the meal.  Those two are very precious. Photos 6-7 The church building at Quetzal. Photo 8 Finishing the cement roof of the building. Photos […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 13th, 2010

Just the facts this time, I promise.  Monday – Leah and Jake stayed at home with Aunt Karen and played with the Kinman kids.  Why you may ask were the Kinman kids at the Aunt Karen’s house?  Because their house was being fumigated for scorpions.  WOW! (Another reason to pray, for safety.) I got to […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 12th, 2010

It is hard to believe that we have been in Guatemala for over a week already.  We arrived last Wednesday and the time has flown by.  We are enjoying our time here immensely.  Growing and learning and being challenged.  I am so thankful for those of you who are taking the time to follow along […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 9th, 2010

Good Monday Morning to all, First, just want to encourage everyone to follow the McCown’s Blog.  I am enjoying reading about their trip in Japan.  I cannot wait to get back and compare notes with Tim, it will be great to talk with him again. Ok I got a lot to write and not much […]

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Kurtis Kolb on August 6th, 2010

Leah, Jacob and I are having a great time with Aunt Karen!! On Thursday, we were able to get some much needed rest.  Leah went grocery shopping with Karen for a couple of hours, and Jake and I took a long nap in the afternoon.  I was able to help Karen with some projects around the […]

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