Mount Olivet from Minneapolis visits the Rio Negro Communities

A group of 11 members of Mount Olivet Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota visited ILAG, February 15-26, 2014.  They visited two congregations on Rio Negro in Quechi, Nuevo Porvenir and Playito Cero Alto.  They also helped with a Women’s retreat and visited the elementary school in El Mirador.  Enjoy the following pictures.

 

The group from Mount Olivet having lunch in Playita.

The group from Mount Olivet having lunch in Playita.

Big Don relaxing and waiting for the boat.
Big Don relaxing and waiting for the boat.

Pastors Karen and Drew preside over the ordination of Raul  Cao at Nuevo Porvenir.
Pastors Karen and Drew preside over the ordination of Raul Cao at Nuevo Porvenir.

Playing with the kids at Nuevo Porvenir.
Playing with the kids at Nuevo Porvenir.

The welcome at Playita.

The welcome at Playita.

 

Erlindo the leader of Playita.

Erlindo the leader of Playita.

 

Pastors Drew and Karen perform 2 weddings and 2 baptisms at Playita.

Pastors Drew and Karen perform 2 weddings and 2 baptisms at Playita.

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Doctor Paul and Pastor Karen teach a class at the women's retreat.

Doctor Paul and Pastor Karen teach a class at the women’s retreat.

Holy yoga at the women's retreat.

Holy yoga at the women’s retreat.

 

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