International updates from Joanna Berry, Vice President of Family and International Ministries.
May, 2019—STCH Ministries International expanded into Costa Rica! Amanda Longoria, associate director for International, led the BSM college group from Texas State on this faith adventure. STCH Ministries therapist, Leslee O’Neal and her husband, Johnny, also accompanied the group. Excitement, blunted by apprehension, gripped their hearts as the trip began. “Would their skills and resources be enough for the needs they would encounter?After the short flight to San Jose, they began their first assignment at Excelencia Familiar children’s home. Asked to paint the girls bedrooms a hot pink color, the team went to work. On the last bedroom…Oh no! Big [...]