Tag Archives: Puerto Rico

La celebración del Adviento 2017 (desde Puerto Rico)

I am deeply grateful to Pastor Wilma Quiñones Cubero for this celebration of Advent, 2017 written while using her cell phone in Puerto Rico (unable to connect using any other method due to the lack of electricity since hurricane Maria) Pastora … Continue reading

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Sorrowful mystery, for Puerto Rico

Ave Maria, empty of storm. Magnificat-singer of the poor and fearful, you are with Puerto Rico. Blessed are your children who truly care for those without water, and blessed are those who give fruit, bread, gasoline, a road cleared. Jesus, … Continue reading

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Fireflies — reflection by Elena Huegel

Elena Huegel is an old correspondent of mine. Raised in Mexico, just saying good-bye to 20 years of Ministry in Chile, most of it at the Shalom Center in the Andes Mountains and working with children and going forward into … Continue reading

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Prayer for Puerto Rico before Hurricane Irma

May they who wait upon the storm renew their strength. May they lifted up on wings of community above the winds, above the eye, above the floods. May they run to care for others, never too weary, and may they … Continue reading

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Affirmation of Faith by Youth

During the Assembly of the Alliance of Presbyterian and Reformed Churches in Latin America (AIPRAL), a Pre-Assembly of youth took place. During this time they were guided in reflection and prayer by the pastor Jorge Zijlstra. As one of the … Continue reading

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