A Home for Pastor Victor

Pastor Victor Chajil has been serving in ministry for 28 years as the pastor of Iglesia La Nueva Jerusalem in San Raymundo, Guatemala. Victor, his wife Sara, and their son Julio lived in the parsonage attached to the church. Victor plans to retire in a few years and...

Explore Chinandega, Nicaragua!

As you already know, we will be expanding to Nicaragua in 2020! We are thrilled to serve the city of Chinandega and its people. We are so excited for this next step, and we hope you will join us in this new adventure through prayer, financial support, and by...

Meet Petra.

The story of Petra. Petra is a recent widow. She had been living in a structure made of cardboard and other scrap materials by herself. When her home had caught fire, Pastor Leti saw a great need for Petra to have a safe, secure home, especially since she lived alone....

Why Nicaragua?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rRMiRKvv7vs&t=1s   Want to hear the story of how Nicaragua became our next location? Carlos has been an instrumental part of this story. He began his ministry in Nicaragua eight years ago. Since then, he has prayed that God...

We’re Hiring!

WE’RE HIRINGHave you ever thought about serving as a full-time missionary in order to use your gifts and talents to impact the kingdom of God? Casas por Cristo is seeking to fill several full-time positions.DETAILS FOR ALL JOBSStarts immediately.Health insurance...

Volunteer Perspective | Kerese Arnold

I had the pleasure of going with our church group to Guatemala in November of 2015. We built for a family who loved on us just as much as we loved on them. They had a family member staying with them that was raped and as a result, had a young child. This young lady...

A Good Reminder For Us All

Jose Luis, his wife, and three kids had been jumping around from place to place because they had no home of their own. They would stay somewhere as long as they could until they were forced to relocate. Eventually, they were able to purchase a small plot of land on...

Missionary Spotlight | Spencer & Kiersten DeLong

Tell a little bit about yourself, your family, and where you’re from. We are the DeLong family – Spencer, Kiersten, and Brantley. I (Kiersten) am originally from Iowa. Spencer is from Indiana, and we met and lived in Illinois until August of 2018 when we made...

Help Us Launch Our Next Location!

As most of you know, Casas por Cristo is expanding to Nicaragua in 2020! We are so excited for this next step, and we hope you will join us in this new adventure through prayer, financial support, and by registering for a build in this location. Be sure to stay tuned...

Top 10 of 2018

We Praise God For All He’s DoneWe saw countless families come to know the love of Christ.Our launch to Nicaragua, planned for 2020, was announced.Incredible progress was made on our new Admin and Int’l Operations Buildings at our headquarters in El...

Thank You!

DONATE Make Your Donation Go FurtherIt has never been easier to double your year-end gift! When you donate online, simply check the employer match box and choose your employer from the drop down menu of over 1,000 available companies. When you complete your donation,...

2018 Highlights

What a Great Year! God has done great things in and through Casas por Cristo this year. We completed 269 homes as a ministry – 44 in the Dominican Republic, 75 in Guatemala, 65 in Cd. Acuña, and 85 in Cd. Juárez. God is good! That means 269 families now have a...

2018 Story of the Year

I remember the first build I ever did for Arnulfo Paredes. He was new to our pastor’s committee and told us that he wanted to build for the community around his church. In the summer of 2017, Arnulfo passed away unexpectedly. At the next pastor’s meeting,...

25 Years!

Thank you all for celebrating our 25th Anniversary with us here at Casas por Cristo! It has been another great year building and serving alongside you in 2018. You joined us in celebrating by leaving your legacy impact on the lives of those we serve through this...

CpC Internship

Are you passionate about missions and serving alongside others? If your answer is yes, then apply to be an intern with Casas por Cristo. Submit your application before 2019, and you’ll receive this exclusive merchandise pack from the Casas store. Apply today for...

25th Anniversary Prayer Team – November Prayer Requests

25th Anniversary Prayer TeamThank you for walking alongside of Casas por Cristo this year. We appreciate and covet your prayers for our ministry. Here are some of our current prayer requests:November Prayer RequestsContinued funding and wisdom for our A Time to Build...

25 Years 2018.11.09

In 2010, I went on my first mission trip with Peace Lutheran Church and Casas por Cristo to Juárez, Mexico. I was attending church with my dad on a weekend I was in town, and I heard Pastor James talking about the upcoming mission trip they had planned. It was like...

Volunteer Perspective | Cole Taylor

I have been in student ministry for 14+ years. In 2015, our church’s lead pastor resigned and moved on. I knew this move was coming for him, and I also had a feeling that I should consider moving into the lead pastor position. Just thinking about the position change...

25th Anniversary Prayer Team – October Prayer Requests

25th Anniversary Prayer Team Thank you for walking alongside of Casas por Cristo this year. We appreciate and covet your prayers for our ministry. Here are some of our current prayer requests: October Prayer Requests Continued funding and wisdom for our A Time to...

Summer Internship

Serving as a Casas por Cristo intern is an amazing opportunity to stretch yourself as you step out in faith to serve others by building homes in the name of Christ. As an intern, you will spend the first couple of weeks of your summer doing on-site training. After...

Missionary Spotlight | Lindsay Hermayer

Tell a little bit about yourself, your family, and where you’re from. I am originally from Evansville, Indiana. My dad and two older brothers all live in Indiana, which make it convenient to see them all when I visit home. I started attending college in Evansville,...

25h Anniversary Prayer Team – September Prayer Requests

25th Anniversary Prayer Team Thank you for walking alongside of Casas por Cristo this year. We appreciate and covet your prayers for our ministry. Here are some of our current prayer requests: September Prayer Requests The launch of our next location: Nicaragua....

Three more days!

You still have three more days to register for the Team Casas build in Juárez October 5 – 8. Be sure to sign up ASAP to provide this very deserving family a new home. If you or anyone you know is interested in joining, click the registration link below! REGISTER...

The Ramos Family

We still need 6 more individuals to join us on Team Casas in Juárez October 5 – 8. We are extending the deadline to register until Monday, September 10. Will you join us in providing a home for the Ramos family? Sign up ASAP through the Team Casas page! Watch...

25th Anniversary Prayer Team – August Prayer Requests

25th Anniversary Prayer Requests Thank you for walking alongside of Casas por Cristo this year. We appreciate and covet your prayers for our ministry. Here are some of our current prayer requests: August Prayer Requests Continued funding and wisdom for our A Time to...

Juárez Legacy Build

We have an amazing opportunity for you to help Casas por Cristo recruit more churches to partner with. This October, we are offering a free scouting trip for potential new church partners to come experience Casas for the first time. Travel to El Paso, TX where the...

Missionary Spotlight | David Griffith

Tell a little about yourself, your family, and where you’re from. I am from the town of Monroe, LA, where I also attended college and studied Construction Management. This past May, my beautiful wife, Victoria, and I just celebrated our 1st anniversary! We are...

A Time to Build Update June 2018

It’s been a long, crazy, and often times stressful process during the construction of our International Operations building and Administrative building at our headquarters here in El Paso. We want to keep you all informed of where we’re at in this process,...

25th Anniversary Prayer Team – June Prayer Requests

25th Anniversary Prayer Team Thank you for walking alongside of Casas por Cristo this year. We appreciate and covet your prayers for our ministry. Here are some of our current prayer requests: May Prayer Requests Continued funding and wisdom for our A Time to Build...

YOU Made it Happen!

  Almost two weeks ago, Volcan Fuego outside of Antigua, Guatemala had a major eruption. This volcano is very active and erupts often. However, an eruption of this magnitude hasn’t happened in decades. The eruption was so large 1.7 million people who were...

Help Us Close the Gap

We are so thankful for our teams who served in Guatemala this week to provide four families with their new homes. We had planned to start building on Monday, but with the airport being shut down we had to push those back as flights were delayed. We are proud to report...

Pray for Guatemala

Please join us in praying for the people of Guatemala who have been affected by the volcanic eruption that occurred yesterday afternoon. Praise God that our staff and interns serving in that location are safe. Be in prayer for the teams traveling to Guatemala this...

25th Anniversary Prayer Team – May Prayer Requests

25th Anniversary Prayer Team Thank you for walking alongside of Casas por Cristo this year. We appreciate and covet your prayers for our ministry. Here are some of our current prayer requests. May Prayer Requests Continued funding and wisdom for our A Time to Build...

First Look Viedos

Last week we announced the unveiling of our new trip profile pages. Included are First Look videos of the family that you and your team will be building for. In these videos, you’ll get to hear from both the pastor and the family about who they are, why they...

Missionary Spotlight | Brendan Noerper

Missionary Spotlight | Brendan Noerper 1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. Hi! I am Brendan Noerper, and I am a field coordinator here in Juárez, México. I live and work out of El Paso, Texas, but I am originally from Millstadt, Illinois. I first got involved with...

Missionary Spotlight | Argenis Disla

Meet Argenis Disla, one of our newest missionaries. Argenis joined staff in February of this year as a Dominican Field Coordinator to help with making videos, translation, leading builds, and whatever else needs to be done.