What impact can one week of building a home have?

In March of 2020, we partnered with St. Peter’s Church from Milford, CT in order to build a home for Jose, Mary, and their three children in Juárez. The home they were living in was very small, and their daughter, Evelyn, was sleeping in the living room, where...

How does an internation mission trip = a local mission trip?

How does an international mission trip = a local mission trip?      37 broken (in one way or another) people traveled out of the country together, roomed together, confided brokenness in the quietness of the night, encouraged each other between the hammering of nails,...

Johan’s Story

Yolanda had waited for several long months in her rickety and unsafe house that could not even shelter her from the rain. As a blind widow, she needed a safe home to live in – one that was secure and structurally sound. Little did Yolanda know that God would use...

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...

25 Years – Kassie Marte’s Story

Casas por Cristo came into our lives in a big way in March of 2014. My husband, Melchor Marte, and I had just moved back to the Dominican Republic to do full time ministry in the small farming community of Cabirmal located in the mountains on the northern coast of the...