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Fundacin)Tota)
This)is)to)my)Fathers)glory,)that)you)bear)much)fruit,)showing)yourselves)to)be)my) disciples.)John)15:8))

Staff%Meeting%
Lus)Oniava,)Football)Coach)

Lus%at%work%on%the%football%pitch%

Students%at%a%local%school%began%receiving%R.E.%lessons%with%a%difference%in% September%thanks%to%FT%%more%details%overleaf%

Are%you%just%a%football%coach?% No.) I) also) provide) Physical) Education) classes)at)a)local)school.) How% many% people% do% you% reach% every%week?% I) reach) over) 150) kids) each) week,) either) through) the) football) school) or) through)the)P.E.)classes.) What%do%you%like%about%your%work?% I) enjoy) working) with) young) people) and) teaching) them) not) only) how) to) play) well) but) how) to) live) morally) in) this)culture.) How% has% working% at% FT% helped% you% grow%in%your%Christian%faith?% I)have)learned)to)depend)on)the)Lord) for) everything.) Furthermore,) I) have) seen) the) Lord) at) work) not) only) in) my) life) but) in) the) lives) of) the) young) people)and)their)families.)

New)Developments)in)Health)

FTS! HEALTH! WORKERS! are! gearing! up! for! the! forthcoming! Ear! &! Hearing! Health! surgical! campaign,! taking! place! from! the! 8th! till! the! 13th! of! October.! Over! 20! patients! are! due! to! undergo! treatment! at! the! hands! of! three! doctors:! Dr.! Richard! Wagner! (USA),! who! has! supported!previous!surgical!campaigns,!and!two!other!ENT!surgeons! from!Bolivia!and!Paraguay.!Our!hope!is!to!establish!an!important!link! for!the!future!with!ENT!surgeons!in!our!corner!of!South!America.! Meanwhile,! audiologist! Odalys! Arce! (see! previous! edition)! has!recently!returned!from!the!remote!town!of!Riberalta,!where!she! provided! hearing! tests! and! supplied! hearing! aid! moulds! to! children! at! three! different! centres! for! people! with! hearing! deficiencies.! FT! Health! has! also! been! able! to! support! a! missionary! outpost! in! the! remote! village! of! San! Pablo! de! Isiboro,! providing! healthcare! to! missionaries!and!members!of!the!communtiy.!

Please%pray%for%the%impact%of%our%work%further%afield%and% for%safety%during%the%upcoming%surgery%campaign.%

FUNDACIN)TOTA)UPDATE,)SEPTEMBER)2012)

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AS! EVER,! the! summer! months! have! provided! us! with! a! steady! stream! of! shortXterm! volunteers! and!visitors.!We!were!once!again! privileged! to! welcome! back! Ruth! Young! (Scotland),! who! provided! invaluable! support! in! Administration,! Education! and! Sports! over! three! months.! ExX Sports! volunteer! Mark! Morris! (Scotland)!paid!a!visit!in!July!(en! route! to! the! wedding! of! another! exXvolunteer,! David! McColl!),!

Volunteers)&)Visitors)

Kids)Games)
IN! SEPTEMBER,! we! were! excited! to! launch! a! brand! new! ministry! in! our! local! community,! overseen!by!the!Sports!area.! ! FT! recently! approached! a! local! primary! school! with! the! offer! of! taking! responsibility! for! Religious! Education! teaching.! FT! workers,! working! alongside! a! group!of!volunteers,!would!take!the!4th!and!5th! grade! classes! for! two! hours! each! week.! However,! its! fair! to! say! that! these! would! not! be!the!R.E.!lessons!they!were!used!to!! ! Instead,!the!classes!(who!are!taught!at! the!same!time)!have!been!divided!up!into!four! groups,! who! compete! against! each! other! for! points! over! the! eightXweek! programme,! accumulated! through! the! weird,! wacky! and,! occasionally,!wet!games!played.! ! Crucially,! the! classes! count! towards! the! participants! educational! credit! and! the! final!exam!will!be!based!on!the!Bible!teaching! that! they! have! learned! over! the! course! of! the! session,!and!the!verses!they!have!memorised.! ! Lucero,! from! the! 5th! grade,! told! us,! I! love! the! games! and! the! songs! and! I! enjoy! learning!memory!verses!from!the!Bible.! Were! closely! monitoring! the! progress! of!this!ministry!with!a!view!to!expanding!into! more!schools!in!2013.!Watch!this!space!!

Ruth%Young%

while! Mark! Connor! (USA),! a! former! Health! volunteer,! paid! us! a! brief! visit! in! July,! along!with!his!brother,!Paul.!!

Give%thanks%for%the%great%encouragement% these%visitors%were%to%all%at%FT.%

Community)Class)
THE! COMMUNITY! classes! are! now! meeting! on! Wednesday! and! Friday! afternoons! in! Trinidad! and! the! nearby! village! of! Man,! respectively.! Children! in! these! neighbourhoods! come! to! the! classes! to! receive! Educational! support,!play!games!and!hear!Bible! stories,! with! around! 30! children! in! attendance! at! each! class.! Craig! Cunningham! and! Elizabeth! Vaca! (see! last! newsletter)! are! currently! overseeing!this!ministry.!!

Pray%that%Gods%Word%would%take%root%in%the% hearts%of%the%Community%Class%attendees.%

For%more%regular,%dayKtoKday%updates% on%the%work%of%Fundacin%Tota,%please% visit%our%Facebook%page%at% %%%%%%/FundacionTotai%

More)Items)for)Prayer)
FT)continues)to)go)through)a)transitional) period.)Pray)for)continued)wisdom)and) guidance)as)to)the)future,)and)that)the) Lord)would)provide)financial)resources) Pray)for)wisdom)as)we)seek)to)replace)a) key)administrative)worker,)who)leaves)at) the)end)of)October.) Pray)for)the)upcoming)annual)elections)to) the)FT)board)(November))and)for)our) administrative)preparations)for)2013.)

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Give%thanks%for%the%safe%arrival%of%Ariana,%pictured%here% with%her%mother,%FT%nurse,%Kleider%Surez,%who%returned%to% work%in%September%following%the%birth%of%her%first%child%

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