Tag Archives: The Haiti Collective

2013 Year in Review

I know we have been offline for the year, but that is not because we have been without work! In the coming weeks, we are looking to update the website more, including a little facelift. In the meantime, I thought … Continue reading

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Help Us Invest in Training Haitian Pastors

Next month, over 60 pastors, deacons, and orphan school teachers from across our 13 churches in Haiti will come together for our third annual 3-day conference put on by The Haiti Collective. We are excited to have a team of … Continue reading

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Libere 2013 | Join the Cause of Caring for Haitian Orphans!

Foundational to our work in Haiti is providing sustainable orphan care through local churches. When we began our work in 2011, we started with developing a food distribution system in Haiti to provide at least two meals a day for … Continue reading

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First World Problems Are Not Problems

DBB of New York is on a crusade against first world problems (found on twitter as #firstworldproblems), which they have argued to be at least five tweets per second. Their strategy? Take the tweets/updates of first-world problems and share them … Continue reading

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What’s Next for The Haiti Collective?

The Fall Season is here, and things are kicking into full gear. We had a great summer with   four mission trips and two new partnerships forming with local churches in Haiti. God has blessed the efforts in many numerous … Continue reading

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Our Haitian orphans are awesome.

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Philosophy of Mission: Contextualized Mission

Continuing in our series on The Haiti Collective’s philosophy of mission, we are addressing the issue of contextualization, which is communicating the gospel and accomplishing the mission of the church in culturally appropriate and biblically faithful ways. In addition to … Continue reading

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Join Us in Praying for Haiti This Weekend!

According to weather reports, Tropical Storm Isaac will blow through Haiti this afternoon and evening. While the winds do not appear to be very strong, they are still a threat. Even more, the storm surge and heavy amounts of rain … Continue reading

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Those Eyes . . .

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Philosophy of Mission: Indigenous Leadership

How does The Haiti Collective work in Haiti? What is our approach to mission in a third-world country? How are we safeguarding our efforts from paternalism, entitlement, and missional co-dependency? Our first core value speaks to these questions with indigenous … Continue reading

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Philosophy of Mission: Overview

Since 2010, God has opened wide a door for effective ministry in the country of Haiti. The opportunities in this country are simply massive, and at the same time, so are the dangers and challenges. Ministering in a cross-cultural context … Continue reading

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Team of Six from Oklahoma Head to Haiti

This evening, a team of six young people from Tulsa, Oklahoma area head to Haiti with The Haiti Collective for a 14-day mission trip to provide medical and dental care for orphans. This team will travel across our network of … Continue reading

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Resources from When Helping Hurts

Without a doubt, the most important resource we employ outside the Bible for training team members working in Haiti is the book When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself by Brian … Continue reading

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New Haiti Collective Logo!

We are so excited to share with you a new logo that was developed by the ever talented Jeff Nine from Studio IX Creative. Jeff has generously offered his gifts in creative design to spread the mission of impacting Haiti … Continue reading

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