Jericho Journey


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I keep struggling to properly describe the experience of 5 weeks at Southwest Good Samaritan Ministries, and I think I am going to go with “holy.” New word for me, and I feel vulnerable using it. But there truly were transcendent moments almost every day – with people, by myself, outside, inside, in English, in […]

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Why I Am Going to Serve

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Since I was about 14 years old, I went on mission trips almost every year to the Rio Grande Valley with Southwest Good Samaritan Ministries. SWGSM was founded in 1996 by Cuban Refugee and Disciples Minister Feliberto Pereira. I have a long-list of cherished memories from these trips, which we do not have enough time […]


Together We Make a Difference!

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Dear Team Leaders, Churches, and All Our Partners in Compassion Ministries: THANK YOU!!! Your generocity is amazing! We have made and surpassed the 1:1 Match Grant Challenge amount of $56,000 from Northway Christian Church in Dallas and First Christian Church, Denton. What was the total of reciepts and promises on September 5??? $70,055.10 You have […]