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Hispaniola: Haiti and the Dominican Republic

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Hispaniola is an island in the Caribbean that is shared by two countries: the Afro-Caribbean Haiti to the west and the Hispanic Dominican Republic to the east. This is where Christopher Columbus landed in 1492 — “discovering” America. When Columbus arrived, the island was in...


Mission: Haiti 2021

The work goes on

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What God started through Climbing For Christ from 2005 until 2014 has been restarted by a New Generation of workers.

Mission: Haiti 2014

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PRAY: Against spiritual opposition and human nature in Haiti. “I am fighting with two wrong habits between the Haitian churches: the voodoo and the interest in the money,” missionary Miguel Rubén Guante said. Lift the work Climbing For Christ does in the Chaine de la Selle range. ...

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Mission: Haiti 2011

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Purpose: Short-term team being sent to continue ongoing work in all areas: spiritual, medical, educational, agricultural, sanitation, water and nutrition. Itinerary: Tentatively scheduled Jan. 31-Feb. 11, 2011. Cost: Estimated at US$1,500, including airfare to/from New York City to His...

HIStory: Team finds a village on a hill in need of help

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In my mind, in my memory, I hear Pastor Meristaine Tresin speaking to me in English. But he does not speak English. He is a Haitian pastor who speaks Creole. I do not speak Creole. Yet I can hear clearly the words that passed from his lips to my heart. “I have prayed for two years for G...

Eileen Lakey

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Eileen teaching about brushing teeth in Gentilhomme. Nationality: American. Family: Single, two grown children — Lisa and Greg. Occupation: Retired elementary teacher with over 35 years of experience. Now serving as the coodinator of the Canon City Literacy Center where we offer free tutori...

Justin Johnson

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Justin manning the puppet “Bob” for teaching in Gentilhomme. Age: 29. Residence: Rock Springs, Wyo., USA. Family: Just me, never married, no children. Father (Ken Johnson), stepmother (Jill Johnson), mother (Carol McDermant), brother (Gerald Johnson), sister in-law (Vanessa Johnson)...

Lisa Mehle Glab

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Lisa with a Haitian baby. Age: 41. Residence: Cañon City, Colo., USA. Family: Husband Greg, son Joe (14 years old) and son Nathan (10). Occupation: Surgical Services Support.Church: Currently searching for a new spiritual home. Missions with C4C: Four (all to Haiti). How long have you cli...

Rosie Joseph

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Rosie Joseph Rosie translating for one of our puppets during Bible school for the children. Nationality: Haitian. Occupation: I am a farmer/gardener and I make straw baskets.Missions with C4C: Fourth serving on Mission: Haiti. How long have you climbed? I don’t cli...