Location: Jamaica

Main Activities: 

  • Eye care and surgeries.
  • Discipleship in local Churches.
  • Programs and activities in local schools.
  • Medical care in the mountains. 
  • Supporting local Churches.

Purpose: 

  • To join with ministries already in place to further the Kingdom through support, volunteering, and encouragement.

Interesting Facts:

  • The national dish of Jamaica is Ackee and Saltfish. Most people in Jamaica eat it as a breakfast dish. Ackee is a fruit that grows locally. The dish is served with dumplings that are either fried or boiled.
  • Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee is one of the most sought after and expensive coffee on the market.
  • Jamaica has the most "churches" per square mile of any country in the world.

Challenges: 

  • Finding reliable eye doctors to serve for extended periods of time. 
  • Finding reliable medical doctors to be on rotation for the clinic in the mountains.
  • Strengthening connections between the Church and community. 
  • Combating Rastafarian religion with the truth of Christ.

Dreams: 

  • To start a second surgery center in Montego Bay.
  • Continue to grow referrals for those that need eye surgery. 

Prayer Requests: 

  • Growth in ministry. 
  • Wisdom in making decisions.

Contact Info: 

Website: http://www.missionofsight.org/

Facebook: Mission of Sight