From Cobbler to Missionary

Introduction When we think about the task that our Lord has entrusted to us in the Great Commission, we could reach the conclusion that it is impossible to carry out. However, we must recognize that this situation has been faced by the church throughout the ages. We must remember Peter, Paul,...

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God Things

God Things When I was first planning my trip to Nicaragua I had hoped to include a visit to El Salvador. After investigation, however, I realize that a trip by bus or car from Palacagüina would take too long. So I abandoned the idea and continued to find my flight to Nicaragua. One of my very few...

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Great hosts

My name is Meghan Mosher and I had a wonderful time with 516now ministry! I loved serving in Palacaguina, Nicaragua with my team and with the kind-hearted people of Nicaragua. We stayed with William and Daniela and their daughter for 3 weeks. Staying with them and talking to Osman and his...

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Reflections From My First Mission Trip

In March of 2018, the founder of Team Finish Strong, Vince Schmidt, sent an email to the team making everyone aware of 516Now and their Nicaraguan ministry headed up by Scott Votey. I took Vince’s advice and prayed about this opportunity to serve the Lord. After some prayer and a little research,...

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Experience in Nicaragua

During my month here in Palacagüina, I’ve seen the Lord show up in so many amazing ways. The Holy Spirit is so unified between all of us, even though the language may be different. We started off this month by helping Pastor David with construction at his church. During this project, we got to...

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In Missions with 516 Now

This past month in Palacaguina has been incredible because we were in mission with 516 Now. Our hosts, through this ministry, have helped us immerse ourselves into their community and create life long bonds with the people. We were given the opportunity to work in a school, help with construction...

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Memorable Month

Our month in Nicaragua has been very memorable. This month has been so amazing and full of happiness thanks to the people of Palacaguina. We have laughed, made memories, and have friends that will last a lifetime. We have worked alongside many different people in the community. We are eleven...

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