Goldsboro man: Trip to Nicaragua was 'life-changing'
By Becky Barclay
Published in News on August 3, 2011 1:46 PM
Brad Jenkins, center, helps bag rice, which was given out to people going to the medical clinic he worked at for four days while on a recent mission trip to the town of Leon in Nicaragua.
Brad Jenkins is shown with one of the children from the Nicaragua Christian School in Leon. He said the little boy ran up to him and jumped into his arms, something he will never forget.
A crowd of locals lines up at the American medical clinic in Leon, Nicaragua. Brad Jenkins volunteered with the clinic and said there were so many people needing medical treatment that the clinic had to turn people away every day.
Looking at the bracelet he got in Nicaragua, Brad Jenkins talks about his mission trip to the Central American country.
Every time Brad Jenkins held a Bible study or just visited a home in the remote village of Leon in Nicaragua -- usually just a wood dwelling with no walls and a partial roof -- he thought of his...
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