Village of Faith has teamed with Highlands Mission Cooperative for boots on the ground missions efforts in the mountains of Nicaragua.
Highlands Mission Cooperative (HMC) is a collection of Christ followers dedicated to sharing the love of Christ through acts of service and helps. These helps and services take on the form of clean water, medical clinics, health education, construction, sanitation, English language schools, church planting and leadership development. Working through the local church, we strive to meet the immediate physical needs in a community as we share the hope that is the Gospel of Christ.
We encourage members of the Village of Faith family to consider participating in in-country HMC missions projects. Desire adventure in serving the Lord? Be part of a VOF missions team heading to Nicaragua to work alongside Highlands Mission Cooperative (HMC). Gain hands-on experience that will forever change your heart.
If you have questions or are interested in going, please begin by submitting the form at the bottom of this page.
As the pandemic has grown long, we did not want to bore you with more of the same information. With team travel on hold for now, the churches have been carrying the load of the mission’s ministry. We have had an eventful summer and do want to share with all of you what is happening in Nicaragua with Highlands Mission Cooperative.
Blessings to All,
Earlier in the year, we had reported that a new congregation was a possibility. Pastor Nelson had been alerted by another pastor to a family’s prayer need that lived on the Masaya/Granada Hwy. Not able to minister to the family, he asked if Pastor Nelson would help.
He met with the family, offered prayer, and continued to check on them each week. As a result, several families began to meet weekly for Bible study and prayer. So, Pastor Nelson and the HMC staff began to pray about the possibility of a new congregation because of the hardship for some families to travel to Faith Community Church Masaya. One of the ladies in the new group-owned property on the Road to Granada and was willing to allow a new church to meet there. In March, we began the process to secure the property and to build a shelter and a restroom.
In July, we were contacted by one of our ministry friends who works in Costa Rica. Fernando Bolaños had come to Nicaragua to serve with us in Los Prendedisos in February of 2020. He works with a ministry in Costa Rica serving predominately youth and students.
Due to some recent flooding, Fernando reached out to HMC to see if we could assist them in some flood relief providing food staples, cleaning supplies and school supplies. We were more than happy to be of assistance providing needed funding for their relief project.
Your faithfulness to HMC and your financial support made it possible for us to partner with Fernando. In addition to the flood relief, we were able to provide...