“At only 8 days old, Lia Amelia found herself in the hospital fighting for her life. She spent a whole month in pain and in fear. Juana (her mother) was devastated. And how could she not be? The doctors were preparing her for the worst.”
Reflecting recently on the power of prayer in her life, Monte Sinai volunteer Valeria Garcia shares a story from her experience with her neighbor Juana, and Juana’s baby daughter, Lia Amelia.
“Gratitude is my prayer. Gratitude keeps my soul rooted in God.”
Emmanuel “Manny” Méndez spreads joy, hope and wisdom beyond his years with volunteers, employees and retreatants as Rostro de Cristo’s Ecuador Program Manager. Get to know him better with this RdC Q&A.