Reaching New Heights

Several members of New Castle Presbytery are traveling in Guatemala this week to spend time with CEDEPCA and the Association of Mam Christian Women for Development. Yesterday, we attended the Association’s bi-annual Assembly meeting and all we can say is WOW!

La Asamblea

First, let’s start with the meeting space. Rosario Diaz, coordinator of the Association, has just completed construction of her new three-story health clinic and it is beautiful!
The Association now has space for its office and meetings. A dream come true! Read more

Two New Churches Join the Partnership!

We are delighted to report that two churches in New Castle Presbytery have jumped on board and joined the Guatemala Partnership!

TfDg0rLzSUyDg6AIjo0cIAFirst, the mission committee of New Castle Presbyterian Church (located in Old New Castle, Delaware) is sponsoring their own microloan group. On May 5th, committee members presented a check for $3,120 to two members of the Guatemala Partnership team who will deliver the check to the Association. These funds will support 12 women in a new microloan group as they launch their self-sustaining projects planting potatoes and raising small livestock. New Castle Church is also establishing a prayer partnership with these women, and plans to send one or two representatives to travel to Guatemala next January to visit this group in person and see their projects in action! Read more