2016 Argentina youth team

Below are the names of the team members, their bio's, and links to their prayer cards and support letters.

  • Shirley artega

    Shirley Arteaga is a senior at North Wood High School in Nappanee, IN.  She is very passionate about music, and she uses her passion to glorify God.  One of the stops we will be making in Argentina is at a church that teaches and focuses on music.  Shirley's musical gifts will be used greatly during our time there.  For more information on Shirley, click here to see her prayer list, or to see her support letter.

  • makayla hauptli

    Makayla Hauptli is a senior at North Wood High School in Nappanee, IN.  She loves working with children and helping them in any way she can.  We will be spending some time at an Orphanage while we are in Argentina, which will fit Makayla's talents very well.  Her love and compassion for children will be a huge help while we are on our trip. For more information on Makayla, click here to see her prayer list, or to see her support letter.

  • john & kim howenstine

    John Howenstine is the Youth Pastor at Nappanee First Brethren Church in Nappanee, IN.  He loves connecting with teenagers, teaching them the gospel, and just getting to know them.  We will be spending some time at a youth camp with High School/College aged kids while we're in Argentina, which will be right down John's alley.  His gifts will be used greatly while we are on our trip.  Kim Howenstine is a teacher at Concord South Side Elementary School.  She has a gift for teaching children and a passion for doing whatever she can to help them.  She also has a passion for music.  While we are on our trip, we will be helping at an Orphanage.  Kim's passion to connect with children and show them love and compassion will be so important and helpful to our time there.  We will also be helping at a church that teaches music to students, which will fit Kim very well.  For more information on John and Kim, click here to see their prayer list, or to see their support letter.

  • Brooklyn lehman

    Brooklyn Lehman is a junior at North Wood High School in Nappanee, IN.  Brooklyn has a calling to be an elementary school teacher and she has a gift to connect with children.  While on our trip to Argentina, we will be spending some time at an Orphanage.  Brooklyn's gifts, talents, and passion for helping children will be used greatly while we are there.  For more information on Brooklyn, click here to see her prayer list, or to see her support letter.

  • bailey murphy

    Bailey Murphy is a senior at North Wood High School in Nappanee, IN.  She has an intense passion for singing and playing music for the Lord.  During our time in Argentina, we will be making a stop at a church that focuses on teaching music to students.  Bailey's passions and talents will come in handy and help her connect with the music students on another level.  For more information on Bailey, click here to see her prayer list or to see her support letter.

  • kaleigh reed

    Kaleigh Reed is a senior at North Wood High School in Nappanee, IN.  She has a strong passion to work with women and children involved with sex trafficking all over the world.  While in Argentina, we will be spending some time at an Orphanage.  Kaleigh's passion to work with children who have been through traumas and hurts will come in handy while we are there.  For more information on Kaleigh, click here to see her prayer list, or to see her support letter.