Fountain of Life Children’s Home


Written by Sandra We are thrilled to say that construction on the Fountain of Life Children’s Home in Guatemala is moving along nicely, with projected completion by the end of this year! Our Ministerios Impacto admin staff in Guatemala have been working on all the...

Part 2 – Our Daughter Dianna’s Journey


An unexpected journey fraught with challenge and infused with joy… Written by Sandra, with Dianna’s permission for a fundraiser – Katie’s Run. In the hours immediately following Dianna’s brain surgery we, her parents, saw glimpses of communication from her. While Dianna was in the ICU, we hung...

Part 1 – Our Daughter Dianna’s Journey


Dianna’s Journey with Seizures and Surgery Written by Sandra with permission from Dianna, for a fundraiser – Katie’s Run I am the mother of four and love each one dearly. My husband, Don, and I are so grateful for the privilege of raising two sons and...

Ten days with 42 Grade 11’s!!


Definitely one of the highlights of what we do with Impact Ministries is traveling to Guatemala! Our most recent trip was with 42 energetic Grade 11’s. Including adults our total was over 50! We loved that our son Tim, and his wife Meryk, were part...

We Stand Amazed


I was driving here in Calgary this week and thought of how ridiculously amazing it is the way God answers our prayers. You might call it an aha moment when it suddenly hit me that God is responding to the cry of my heart. I thought of...

Our History With Impact Ministries


Over the years, since our first trip to Guatemala in 2007, we have gotten to know Les and Rita Peters (Founders and Directors of Impact Ministries), and we have seen such strong evidence of God at work in people’s lives. We love the people of...

God’s Calling


Our history together in missions dates back to before we were married. Here is a snapshot of our stories as we first began to be involved in missions. SANDRA: I remember attending a church summer camp in Ontario when I was a teenager. There was...

Now to Him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to Him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever! Amen. 

Ephesians 3:20-21