Archive for February, 2009

Providence Pres Mission Partner Shares her Medical Mission Experiences
February 12, 2009

…The whole week was, for me, a delicate balance of conscience: bearing witness to the work of the Co-op and the Proyecto weighed against the inherent voyeurism of mission-tripping. I can better understand my parents’ unease in their mission years. They came to feel that they were being asked to inflict US culture on the community rather than address the needs that were mandated by their understanding of Christianity –feed the hungry, clothe the needy, heal the sick, and teach the love of Christ. Read┬áJenny’s BLOG at