Latest News from Mexico – The Cosslett Family
19 June 2011
Our stress levels reached their peak this week and we had to keep reminding each other to keep things in perspective. We went to Fidel’s son’s wedding last week-end in a town a couple of hours away, and we spent a really lovely time with Fidel, Juana and their family. However, Nisha spiked a...
12 June 2011
From the smaller members of the family
As Anya hasn’t had a turn to contribute on the blog(go to Cossletts own blog on www.thecossletts.com) yet we thought it would be good for her to give you an update this week. If you click on the play button above you can hear her side of the story, don’t believe everything you hear...
05 June 2011
It is hard to believe, but these pictures are of the same girl (whom we’ll continue to call Julia in order to protect her identity). Andrew and Carol Agnew (who were working with the ministry up until just over a year ago) took the first picture of her in April 2007 and wrote in their blog ‘this...
29 May 2011
We have had some real encouragements over the last few weeks in terms of God’s provision for Proyecto MEFI.
Firstly, we discovered a couple from our church work for a foundation which collects left-over bread and tortillas from a couple of the big supermarkets here. They are allowed to...
22 May 2011
We haven’t managed to give an update over the past couple of weeks as we’ve been very busy working with a team from our home church, Upton Vale, in Torquay. This morning I (Steve) took them to the airport and we were very sad to see them go. The two weeks they’ve been here have been fun, hard...
01 May 2011
Last week was a slightly slower week as all the pastors, evangelists and missionaries went on retreat together. Half the time was spent listening to testimonies, talks, and worshiping together, the other half was spent playing, relaxing and being together. These retreats are so vital, especially...
25 April 2011
A really Happy Easter to you all!
Here in Mexico our main role is to help lead and support Proyecto MEFI which seeks to help street kids encounter Christ and as a result break addiction cycles and leave the streets.
MEFI is a para church organisation and relies on our relationships with churches...
18 April 2011
The Three Amigas
Hola amigos! It’s my turn to write the blog this week as Mummy and Daddy always get to to write it. These are two of my friends from school – Sofia (middle) and Ximena (right). I went to Ximena’s birthday party last week-end and it was a Minnie Mouse themed party (all the parties seem...
12 April 2011
Comings and goings
Last week our 7 wonderful weeks with family came to an end, Helen’s Mum, Liz spent four weeks with us and was a tremendous help, especially with Nisha when Anya arrived, and my parents, Larry and Chris, were also a great help – it’s a shock to the system being back at the sink every...
27 March 2011
This week I’ve been helping to host and co-ordinate a team from Texas that came to help with some construction and maintenance work in the drop in centre. They were a great group and not only helped out practically but got involved in ministry activities as well. The main reason for the...