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IRC/TORCH Missions expand into Guatemala

By |2019-09-09T19:34:38+00:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Guatemala, Medical, TORCH Missions|Tags: |

IRC/TORCH Missions had its Inaugural Guatemala Trip this past July.  The Hines/Reeves team traveled over two hours to hold a clinic in a church building in the village of Oratorio. Passing some puffing volcanoes, and they loaded up into four-wheel drive pickup trucks for the last leg of the journey, as the bus couldn’t make it over [...]

IRC furthers the work in Honduras in April

By |2019-05-04T18:15:08+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Clinica de Esperanza, Community Development, Honduras, Santa Ana, Schools|Tags: , , , , , |

April was a busy month for IRC in Honduras.  On April 6th, they successfully hosted the first Ministers Conference at the La Florencia Hotel in Tegucigalpa.  There was record attendance as they filled out the event space.  The conference was hosted by Tim Hines, Dalton Hines, Chase Turner, and Diego Rojas.  Chase and Diego presented a Bible study application to [...]

IRC Responds to Tornado Disaster Columbus, MS

By |2019-03-19T19:26:55+00:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Diaster Relief|Tags: |

At the beginning of March IRC had an opportunity to respond to a tornado disaster that had hit Columbus, MS., effecting 537 families and destroyed some of the oldest parts of town.  Where once beautiful oak trees spread across neighborhoods that were filed with life and community, a tragedy struck with little warning.  We arrived on [...]

The Honduras Project Education and Housing Program

By |2019-02-23T23:40:11+00:00February 23rd, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Community Development, Food Programs, Honduras, Schools, The Honduras Project|Tags: |

The Honduras Project began in 2008 when Mark and Lori Connell moved to Honduras full time to be “boots on the ground” for Torch Missions and Lori’s work, Mi Esperanza. Over the past 11 years Mark continues developing ministry during the day to day times when there are not Torch teams in the country.  Mark dedicates [...]

IRC/Clinic de Esperanza Receives High Awards from Global Giving

By |2019-02-16T02:06:04+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Clinica de Esperanza, Medical Care|Tags: , |

This past month IRC/Clinica de Esperanza received some of the highest awards from Global Giving.  Clinica de Esperanza provides free healthcare to impoverished of Honduras.   The goal of the clinic is to provide healthcare for 4,000 people per year who do not have access or funds for basic health needs. This includes medical diagnosis, treatment, medication, dental [...]

IRC Helps Rebuild after Fires Destroy Houses in Honduras

By |2019-02-14T21:42:11+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Community Development|Tags: |

During the month of January and February, IRC helped rebuild houses in a community called 21 de Octubre that experienced a large fire early in the month. This community is on the bank of a river, very small, compact, congested, and extremely poor. Ten families lost their homes, and most tragically one family lost their 6-year-old daughter, [...]

IRC Expands into Guatemala

By |2019-02-14T21:33:33+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Guatemala|Tags: |

The journey started last February when our Executive Director, Tim Hines, traveled to Guatemala City to explore the possibility of establishing IRC in Guatemala.  He met with officials in the government, as well as leaders of other non-profits organizations to gather information on what it would take to establish IRC in Guatemala.    He returned again in April, [...]

IRC Continues Supporting Education in Schools in Tegucigalpa, Honduras

By |2019-02-12T22:04:08+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Honduras, Schools|Tags: |

In early August, IRC and TORCH missions hosted a Book drive to help grow a school library for the children to learn English.  IRC and TORCH partnered with the Sonquest team to sponsor the Book Drive.  The attendees were asked to bring either bilingual books or the same book in both Spanish and English to the event.  There were [...]

IRC Helps to Bring New Missionary Family to Honduras

By |2019-02-12T21:58:17+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Building Projects, Clean Water, Guatemala, Honduras, Santa Ana|Tags: , , |

This past October, a new missionary family has moved down to Honduras to support the work of IRC in the Tegucigalpa area.  IRC helped Dalton and Jen Hines move their family of 5 from the Covington, LA area to the Santa Ana area, right outside of Tegucigalpa, to work full-time with the area churches.  They plan Their journey [...]

IRC continues working in Panama City on Disaster Relief

By |2019-02-12T19:39:52+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Diaster Relief|Tags: |

In January, IRC once again headed to Panama City to helped with the continued efforts in Panama City. They worked alongside volunteers from the Churches of Christ Disaster Response Team that has been working out of the Palo Alto Church of Christ there in Panama City since Hurricane Michael devastated the area in October of 2018.   There is [...]

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