Standing in the Gap

“I looked for someone among them who would build up the wall and stand before me in the gap on behalf of the land so I would not have to destroy it, but I found no one.” Ezekiel 22:30 The school year here in Honduras runs from February through November such that the long break […]

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No to Emigration! Yes to Education!

In school systems in the United States of America, in the spirit of education and enrichment, we study and celebrate all kinds of special holidays: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President’s Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day, and Memorial Day, to name a few.  Obviously, it is important for students to learn about the history […]

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U.S. Board of Directors Visits Jubilee in Honduras!

  In early August, the U.S.-based JCI board took its biennial trip to La Era. The 6-day visit offered rich experiences that familiarized the board with Honduran culture and deepened connections with students, staff, and parents at Jubilee School. Highlights included: Children’s worship at Jubilee school, including singing, a lesson on heroes of faith, a […]

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Meet Featured Student, Jose!

This shy, quiet first grader loves going to school, and loves learning about math, especially!  Jose would rather not study Spanish, but does enjoy learning, in general.  He is six years old and lives with his mom, aunts, uncles, and cousins.  Jose doesn’t have any siblings, and his dad lives in another city.  Jose loves […]

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Impacting a Child through a Mission Trip

All you have to do is hang out at Tegucigalpa’s airport for a half hour to know that it is mission team season here in Honduras!  We are so thankful for the teams that have already come to serve alongside us, and we look forward to those who will be coming shortly! Some might question […]

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Growth and Vision for Jubilee Church

When David and Emily Romero started Jubilee School in 2010, it was already part of their vision to eventually start a church as well.  They knew it was time when the parents of the students started asking them if they were going to start a church!  Three years ago, they founded Jubilee Church with eight […]

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Learning English as a Foreign Language: ¿Habla Ud. Inglés?

Several months ago, we introduced you to our volunteer, Amy Haroff, who is serving with us for the 2015 school year.  In addition to helping with administrative aspects of the ministry, she has been teaching English classes to our teachers and to some of our church members. The bi-weekly classes are serving to enrich and […]

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Does a Bright Future Exist for Young Women in Honduras?

This article was recently shared on Orphan Outreach’s website and on our website, as well! Amy Haroff journeyed with Orphan Outreach to Central America as a short-term missionary, and her passion for the children she met transformed her life. She now serves full-time at Jubilee School in Honduras. We asked Amy to share what the […]

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Jubilee’s Mother’s Day Celebration!

What attributes do you think of and admire when you think of a mother, a grandmother, an aunt, or a special female role model in your life?  Is it her strength?  Her warm smile?  Her loving arms?  The way she takes care of you and understands you when no one else takes the time to […]

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Exam Week

How many of us can recall the stress and pressure of exam week in school?  We may have felt the fear of failing, of disappointing our teachers and parents, and of other students calling us stupid.  We may have spent hours studying late into the night and then felt great relief when the exams were […]

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