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Holy Week on the Mission

Happy Easter! Liberia Mission is truly a special place to be Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday (Easter Monday too – because school is closed!). Palm Sunday begins as students gather at the football (soccer) field in Blacktom Town. On the field, the students make a big archway of palm … Continue reading Holy Week on the Mission

In Our Father’s Footsteps

A Lenten Update from Liberia Mission “My Father is at work until now, so I am at work.” John 5:17 Dear Franciscan Works Supporters and Friends, Jesus’ words lay it out for us this week. Sometimes we have to hunker down and just work. These last two weeks of Lent at the Mission are about that: studying, praying, fasting, … Continue reading In Our Father’s Footsteps

Praying the Stations of the Cross

Over Lent, our students pray the Stations of the Cross each Friday. This is a fourteen step devotion that honors the last days of Jesus' life on Earth. Enjoy these snapshots of our students praying together at Liberia Mission. To give to our students and learn more about our program, please visit our website. "Christian … Continue reading Praying the Stations of the Cross

Lent and the 40 Piggies

40 Pigs in 40 Days We are excited this year to be connecting our Lenten fasting with giving by encouraging everyone to join our work during this season. A great way to connect with Liberia Mission is by becoming a piggery sponsor. Our piggery provides our students with vocational training, which is a key component … Continue reading Lent and the 40 Piggies

Advent Week 4: Welcoming Christ’s Love

December 18- December 25 During Jesus’s life, he not only teaches how to love others, but teaches us to love ourselves. Christ’s tenderness welcomes us into a safe place where our deepest fears, vulnerabilities, and anxieties can be healed. We are loved so deeply and irrevocably that nothing in our minds or pasts can separate … Continue reading Advent Week 4: Welcoming Christ’s Love