Entries by Peru

Sad Goodbyes and Happy Hellos

The past few weeks have been a rollercoaster of emotions for us. We’ve experienced the sadness of leaving our beloved Peru, yet the excitement of being reunited with our families. We left Peru at the end of March, and since have spent a week at home and are currently living at BMS’s International Mission Centre […]

F E B R U A R Y

Full-on Despite it still being the summer holidays, February was a very busy month! We found ourselves being involved in lots of different things, so thought we would write an acrostic to sum up all we did in the month of February! Evangelistic Trip In the middle of February, we took a week long trip […]

The One When We Went To Cusco

In January, we had the amazing opportunity of getting to spend two weeks in Cusco, working in a school and spending our team holiday there. Cusco is a city in the beautiful Andes mountains and once capital of the Incan empire; however, our journey there wasn’t so smooth! After flying all the way to Cusco, our […]

You Asked… We Answered!

What inspired you to do this? All of us have heard stories of other missionaries and each of us felt God call in our hearts to follow in their footsteps. What’s the biggest difference between Peru and the UK? The biggest difference we’ve found has been the lack of plans and how relaxed times are […]

¡Feliz Año Nuevo!

Since our last blog, we finished our work at Bethel School for the summer holidays. Although we felt we needed some rest, we found it hard saying goodbye to the kids at the school, as it is likely many of them may not return in March, after the holidays. We spent the following week preparing […]

7 Things We Never Thought We’d Miss

Before coming to Peru, we knew that it would be inevitable that we would miss our families, friends and of course our beloved dogs! However, since being here we there have also been a few small, somewhat random things that we have missed and we thought we would share them with you! 1. Winter Clothing […]

You Just Got Perued!

A phrase that we have started to say over the past few weeks is ‘you just got Perued’. When asking the team what exactly the phrase  means they replied “when you expect to go about life normally, but then Peruvians have a completely different plan or idea that they don’t tell you about”. It is […]

“The Lord Wants Them to Learn to Mop”

Team Peru has been extremely busy the past few weeks adjusting to the culture and getting stuck into life here in Lima! Three weeks ago, we began our work at the Bethel Christian School, where we are helping teach English, art and music. The school was set up by the church, which meets in the […]