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The sweet smell of gingerbread baking. Ornaments on the
tree, each holding a memory of years gone by. The nostalgia
of eggnog and garland. Christmas carols known by heart.
“Come all ye faithful. Come let us adore him.” So familiar,
we need not remember the words... Read More
Guatemalan volunteers are gearing up for 2019 after finishing up their conference in Antigua. See what this mission means to them:
In the immediate aftermath of the Volcán de Fuego eruption, Faith In Practice provided targeted care to those affected by the disaster, distributing medicines and supplies and committing to replacing the volunteer firefighters’ uniforms
Thank you so much for being an important part of this year’s gala, “Guided by the Humble."
In 1995, Gene and Kathy Huebner took a leap of faith that changed their lives forever.
“The little old man was dirty. Smelly,” Dominga says. “I had just left the hospital. I was sick to my stomach, exhausted. I had just realized that I had lost the last 20Q (about $2.50) that I had.” Dominga stops for a moment and then says, “I will never forget meeting that little old... Read More
“This is an outstanding partnership of two organizations that are focused on the health of those in need in developing countries such as Guatemala,” said Brian S. Parsley, M.D., lead orthopedic surgeon and member of Faith In Practice’s board of directors. “Zimmer Biomet has been... Read More
On June 3, Volcán de Fuego erupted. The devastation was immediate and immense. Bodies incinerated. Entire families wiped out. Heavy rains continue, leading to rivers of flowing volcanic ash and rock. Fields surrounding the eruption have been destroyed. Loss of crops, jobs, will be felt... Read More
In April 2018, Ana Real Lux received her second Zimmer Biomet knee replacement in Antigua. When Ana was 12, her legs began to twist. Some sort of
syndrome, it seems. At 32, she could barely walk. From Totonicapán, in the highlands of Guatemala, she came to the Obras hospital,... Read More