A Month of Celebrations!

The month of September has passed by so quickly, but it has not gone by without a little celebrating! September is a festive month, from celebrating Flag Day, Children’s Day, Teacher’s Day, and even Honduran Independence Day!  Children’s Day and Teacher’s Day are two days that are very special to us here at Jubilee, as […]

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Enjoying the Practice of Retreat

Last Friday we were blessed to retreat for a day at a beautiful ranch in Valle de Los Angeles (Valley of the Angels) with 27 Jubilee Staff and our friends and teacher trainers Jeff and Kathy DeJong. As the vans wound through the mountains, vendors on the side of the road were shucking elotes or […]

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School-Wide Soccer Championships & A Visit From Motagua!

August 2nd was a busy and exciting day here at Jubilee! Jubilee was blessed with the opportunity to welcome some of the of players from the Pro-Soccer Club, Motagua. There was an opportunity for the students, staff, and people from the community to take pictures, meet the players, and get autographs. The day continued with […]

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A Parable and Pizza

Our team just finished serving at Jubilee school for the second day. We spent time in each classroom doing a variety of activities from reading to scratch art to painting pinewood derby car bodies. In between activities, members of our group, especially the youth, have already played hours of soccer with the students during their […]

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Our Bags are (Nearly) Packed

Dear friends, today I began to pack my suitcase because in just a few days, I’ll be joining members of our 2018 mission team as we fly to Tegucigalpa. We will serve at the school for a week, from July 14-21. We will be serving in the classrooms in a variety of ways, think pinewood […]

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Back to Honduras!

Hello from Honduras! My name is Emily, and as many of you may have read in the past, I was the summer intern during the summer of 2017. I left Honduras in August to finish my last year of school at Mississippi State University. Thankfully, I graduated in May with a degree in Foreign Language […]

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Happy Mother’s Day – God made you so well!

  Honduras is a place of strong mamas!  Unfortunately, dads often fall by the wayside, or become increasingly less present in their children’s lives, but present moms, aunts, and grandmas are staples in most Honduran homes.  So needless to say, celebrating Mother’s Day well is important in Honduras and also here at Jubilee.  And yes, in […]

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Gratitude All Around

Just over a week ago, I returned from visiting Jubilee. The school’s theme verse for this year is 1 Thessalonians 5:18, “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” In the spirit of that verse, the grounds of Jubilee have been filled with expressions of gratitude this school […]

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New School Year!

This is always a joyful and busy time as we begin a new school year! There is A LOT that goes into getting ready for a new year and thankfully it is a big team effort! Some of the many to-do’s include decorating and organizing each classroom, enrolling all of the students, interviewing the new […]

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“Let the Children Come to Me”

In early November we wrapped up our eighth school year at Jubilee Centers International and flew to Michigan to prepare for our seventh annual celebration event!  Our theme this year was Let the Children Come to Me which speaks of our desire for children to be warmly welcomed into Jesus’ arms and to have a […]

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