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Mombin Crochu, Haiti, Medical Mission Team 2018

Haiti 2018: Summary of March Medical Mission Trip

When one looks up compassion in the biblical sense, it is defined as such: That human disposition that fuels Acts of Kindness and Mercy. Compassion, a form of love, is aroused within us when we are confronted with those who suffer or are vulnerable.“ You, the people who define PCPC, have shown compassion in ways…

A Honduras Reflection

From Bob Coates upon returning from the 2017 Honduras Mission Trip: When I left, home, my daughter charged me to “go change lives”.  And throughout the week, I watched as we did exactly that.  There’s no doubt that providing the citizens of these remote villages regular health and dental screenings, early detection of medical issues,…

2017 Haiti Mission Trip Report

During the week of March 3, 2017, Dr. Sylvia Campbell, Rev. John DeBevoise, and Bill Lewis from PCPC, together with a team of nurses and healthcare workers, traveled to one of the poorest areas in the Western Hemisphere, Mombin Crochu, Haiti, with the mission to “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and…

Refugee Ministry, Tampa, Refugee resettlement

PCPC Refugee Ministry

Tampa Bay is home to the largest refugee community in the state of Florida other than Miami-Dade. In 2016, Tampa Bay received 5,947 new arrivals and  in 2015 we received 4,351. Although the majority of these new arrivals were Cuban Entrants, many others came through traditional refugee resettlement from war-torn countries like Democratic Republic of…

Christmas in Africa

“Whoever brings blessing will be enriched, and one who waters will himself be watered.” Proverbs 11:25 What an amazing church we have! For within the walls of Palma Ceia’s beautiful buildings lies a spirit that cannot be dampened, a gathering of hearts that care beyond measure, and a love that reaches out not only into this…