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Life Changing Medical Mission

Faith In Practice is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian organization that seeks to improve the physical, spiritual, and economic conditions of the poor in Guatemala through integrated surgical, medical, and dental mission trips and health-related educational programs.

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Our Special 25th Anniversary Gala: By Faith

Please join us on Friday, October 18 at The Hilton Americas – Houston for our Special 25th Anniversary Gala: By Faith. We will be honoring Mr. Norman and Mrs. Donna Lewis and featuring Dr. David and Mrs. Bette Chenault, Mr. James and Mrs. Lucy Parker, and Dr. Mark and Mrs. Debra Woolf.

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On Saturday, May 11, Faith In Practice celebrated our 25th birthday

Board Chair Dr. Cary Moorhead and Mrs. Julie Moorhead hosted this beautiful celebration of 25 Years By Faith. We were blessed and honored to be able to be joined by volunteers and supporters who have been a part of this mission from the beginning as we reflected on God's faithfulness.

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In Honor of Dra. Patty Baiza, serving her people faithfully for 25 years

Dra. Patty Baiza has been with Faith In Practice from the beginning, faithfully serving her people in Guatemala. She has driven on rutted roads, hauled trunks, treated patients. Currently, she specializes in our cervical cancer screening, traditional birth attendant, and cancer case management programs.

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Honoring Women of Faith at our annual women's luncheon

On April 25, we held our special 25th anniversary women’s luncheon, Women of Faith. We were so blessed by the more than 400 women—and a few men—who joined us to honor Dra. Patty Baiza and to celebrate the women of faith, both volunteers and patients, who are a part of this life-changing mission.

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Providing life-changing care in our wheelchair clinic

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Life Changing Medical Mission

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Faith In Practice is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian organization that seeks to improve the physical, spiritual, and economic conditions of the poor in Guatemala through integrated surgical, medical, and dental mission trips and health-related educational programs.

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Victor was playing soccer when he was caught in the crossfire of a nearby robbery and was shot in the back. He was paralyzed from the waist down and would not walk again. His life changed that day but his spirit, faith and positive attitude were strong. He came to our clinic to replace his old, broken wheelchair. Dr. Mike Noel examined him with translation assistance from Josue Trevino. Crystal Rempfer, our occupational therapist, fitted him for a new wheelchair.

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Providing life-changing care in our wheelchair clinic