News & Events

News & Events

April 2020 eNews - Into Your Hands

The streets of Antigua are empty. No crowds stand silently, reverently, in the darkness waiting for Jesus to emerge from La Merced at dawn. Jesus, carrying his cross, hundreds of the faithful carrying Jesus. No pause, an acknowledgement of the offering, before the procession moves... Read More

March 2020 eNews - This Morning's Early Light

In this morning’s early light, I read, “I am here, Lord, to do your will.” Immediately what comes to mind are the healthcare workers across the U.S. and the world who opened their eyes this morning and wished that they did not have to rise, with less-than-adequate protective equipment... Read More

Strength In Weakness

This virus is reminding us all how fragile life is. How quickly our lives can change. Of what is important. This virus is reminding me why this mission is so important to me, to so many of you. We consistently marvel at our Guatemalan brothers and sisters who have learned to live with... Read More

February 2020 eNews - Hearts of Stone

A crumpled piece of paper hangs by a tack in my office. Scribbled in blue ink are the words, “The whole point of this mission is to see each others’ true hearts.” While it hangs within my line of sight each day, I fail to notice it. It was important enough once for me to tack it to the... Read More

December 2019 eNews - The Waiting Time

Advent is the Waiting Time. Advent gathers unto itself and cradles our waiting times. All of the times throughout the year when we find ourselves shuddering in darkness. Fighting, confused, defeated. In the darkness that obscures our ability to find a way clear, to genuinely hope for a... Read More

Four Star rating by Charity Navigator
Faith In Practice has once again been awarded four stars by Charity Navigator, an independent evaluator of charities for transparency and efficiency.
Zimmer Biomet signed an agreement to donate a full inventory of knee and hip implants to Faith In Practice

On November 8, 2019 at the American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons’ Annual Meeting, Zimmer Biomet and Faith In Practice signed an agreement through which Zimmer Biomet agreed to donate a full inventory of knee and hip implants including instrumentation direct to Guatemala for use by... Read More

Our Special 25 Anniversary Gala

Faith In Practice’s 25th Anniversary Gala raised over $1 million with 750 in attendance! The Gala: By Faith was a celebration of the way our past 25 years have been guided by faith every step of the way. As we were reminded at the event, our small steps of faith have consistently been... Read More

September 2019 eNews - 25 Years By Faith

Twenty-five years ago, Joe and Vera Wiatt stood at the door of the Obras hospital in Antigua, Guatemala. Before them was a sea of people seeking medical care. The Wiatts were two of nine volunteers. How could nine serve so many? The multitude, the need, overwhelmed. Yet, what the... Read More