Driving from Phoenix, Arizona to La Ceiba, Honduras – April 4, 2011 to April 9, 2011 Day 1 – 14 hours – 662 milesPhoenix, Arizona to Ft. Stockton, TexasThis was our longest day of travel. Mostly through the repetitive deserts of Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. Day 2 – 11 hours 30 minutes – 397 […]
This 3500-mile car trip should take about six or seven days. From Arizona we drove through the U.S. and Mexico and have entered Guatemala. Next up is Honduras. Thursday we drove from Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico to Matías Romero, Mexico. It was 536 miles and 13 hours. This was a great day of driving. We […]
This 3500-mile car trip should take about six or seven days. From Arizona we drove through the U.S. and are now in Mexico. Next up is Guatemala and ultimately back to La Ceiba, Honduras. Wednesday we drove 11 hours and covered 507 miles. We drove from Monclova, Mexico to Querétaro, Mexico. When we were about […]
This 3500-mile car trip should take about six or seven days. From Arizona we are driving through Mexico and Guatemala and ultimately back to La Ceiba, Honduras. Tuesday we drove 12 hours, crossed into Mexico and covered 400 miles. We spent the night in Monclova, Mexico. Our day started with four uneventful hours through Texas. […]
Mark is the Leader for Team Honduras, and a dear friend of ours. Mark has spent this last week at home very ill. Mark’s doctor believes he has Dengue. While Mark’s test results are not back from the CDC his doctor is “99%” sure it is Dengue. Dengue is transmitted to humans by the bite of an […]
As I (Mike) sit in Mexico City, awaiting my flight back home to Costa Rica I am considering what this trip to Monterrey, Mexico accomplished. Here are some reflections on my trip: Time with Team Honduras – At this conference I spent some quality time with Mark Thompson (Team Leader) and Sean McCann […]
Things are going well here in Monterrey, Mexico for me (Mike). The lectures are so very beneficial. We are also spending some great time with Latin American missionaries that have decades of experience. What an absolute wealth of information these men are. Mark (Honduras Team Leader) and Sean (Honduras Teammate) and I have […]
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