News & Updates

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upcoming events and exciting news from ICDM Haiti and beyond.

ICDM EMPOWERS LEADERS

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Preach the Word Conference, Haiti ICDM EMPOWERS LEADERS By Rosemond Pierre, ICDM Field Coordinator What we planned The date had been set a year in advance. Field leaders had met numerous times to prepare for Haiti’s third Preach the Word conference. Rev. Bill Love, pastor of Calvary Chapel in Leesburg FL, would teach as he had done twice before. We would look for 30 to 50 participants, faithful people…

Thank you for 25 years!

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Today, begins the 25th year of our school in Bayonnais. We are expecting 800 children: 600 at the main campus and 200 at the newly opened campus in the mountain called Boucan-Thoman. Please pray for our children, teachers, and staff and for God’s provision throughout the year.  Rejoice and celebrate with us as God continues to use ICDM to bring long lasting changes into the communities we serve.  Thanks…

What A Blessing!

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What A Blessing! My husband Don and I are returning to Haiti in November and we are very excited to see the progress since our first trip. The new volunteer housing is complete. Don will be helping Yvan increase his power capacity for the new Hope Center. What a blessing it will be when the families of the school children will have a new and large worship center. Only God knows how many will be reached…

ICDM Presents Its Condolences

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Dear Faithful Friend,     It is with great sadness that we received the news that Marlene Whiltlatch, our ICDM Ohio Area Coordinator, has gone to be with Jesus on July 24, 2014. She served with us for the past ten years. She is survived by two children and three grandchildren. Pastor Pierre participated in the funeral which took place on July 26, 2014. At ICDM, we will miss Marlene very much.   ICDM…

I loved every minute of my stay in Bayonnais!

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The people, the community, and your family.... I loved it!! The children there have completely stolen my heart.  Being able to spend time with Rosemond, and to have him share his compassion and love for the kids there, was invaluable!! One can completely see how much you and your family care about the people in this community, and I was honored to be a part of that! When we spoke on the phone, I told…

A Letter from Yvan Pierre

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Dear Faithful Friend, "I thank my God every time I remember you. ... I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel" (Philippians 1:3-5). As ICDM nears twenty-five years of service to the people of Haiti, we give thanks to God for his faithfulness in guiding and providing. Moreover, we give thanks for you, our partners, who have helped to make possible this ministry to "the least…

GC3 Training comes to Haiti, Nov. 1, 2013

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So, you ask, what in the world is GC3? Good question.  GC3 is shorthand for Great Commission Challenge Camps, intensive training to engage young people in the unfinished task of bringing the Gospel to all people everywhere (Matthew 28:19-20). Evangelism Resources, ICDM’s partner in ministry, has seen thousands of young people in India, South Asia, and Africa say yes to the challenge in the past two…

Health Clinic Opens in Bayonnais!

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After years of planning, the ICDM Health Clinic in Bayonnais became a reality. The clinic occupies a spacious room in the Center of Hope and is equipped with three examining tables, a sink with running water and cabinets stocked with medicines and supplies. ICDM Director, Yvan Pierre, conducted the grand opening and dedication on August 29, 2013.   The line for the clinic                         …

Three Children Were Recently Baptized!

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  Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to  obey everything I have commanded you. And  surely  I am with you always, to the very end of the  age.”    ~Matthew 28:19-20                                                                                                                 Three children…

New school year begins today! 10/1/13

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Today is the first day of school for Haiti’s elementary school children.  Although high schools, vocational schools and colleges opened on schedule the first week of September, the Ministry of Education announced in late August that opening day for primary schools throughout the country would be October 1. The reason for the delay was to allow parents more time to get their children ready for school. At…