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About bgratton

I'm the Pastor of Community Involvement at Discovery Christian Church www.discovertogether.com I have a beautiful wife, Kristen and two lovely boys Kai (2) and Kaden (1).

Thursday – Game Day

It was our final day to meet our goal and it began early. The weather was nice and sunny and the crew was ready for success. With close to half the fencing up we were focused on completing the rest … Continue reading

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Monday!!

Today was a good day!! We spent the day at sisna orphanage setting posts and welding pipe to begin working on the soccer court( soccer is so big down here!!!) we are all sore and tired but God does have … Continue reading

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Sunday funday!!

Well we started out the day at Jon Snyders church. We were welcomed with open arms and ear phones for the english translation!! After church we got to work!! we had to break down two large concrete basket ball hoops … Continue reading

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day 1 mens trip ( the fanny pack kids)

Trip.started.out well.with.no travel.mess ups we made it to el salvador with all luggage intact! Matt has decided to wear his fanny pack to bed each night tomorrow we will.go to.church then start our large project which consists of buildi.g a … Continue reading

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Reflections

I have been in this country for two weeks now. It has been a great honor to see how these people live and their struggles with things like being homeless, hungry, having no parents, etc. When we drive through town … Continue reading

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The Epic Tale of a Day in El Salvador (from the perspective of Ben Myers)

We started off the day as usual, dragging our feet out of bed at 7 in the morning (around that time). We went to the dining area and had fresh fruit, cereal, and a variety of fruit juices. Today we … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Tuesday / From Jake

This is written by Jake Gregory. Today we woke up around 9:00 am. Everyone was very happy that we had lots of pancakes for breakfast, along with bananas and strawberries. After we enjoyed our breakfast we¬†sorted through all of the … Continue reading

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