“Although my father and mother have forsaken me, the Lord with take me up”. –  Psalm 27:10

but Jesus said

“Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the
kingdom of heaven.”


The Orphanage Emmanuel Team

Alexander Banegas

Alexander came to Emmanuel in 1992 when he was just under 2 years old. Throughout the years, he began to have a desire to know the Lord and accepted Christ when he was 13 years old with the help of one of the staff members at that time. When he was 20 years old, he left Emmanuel to go study in Seminary here in Honduras. He graduated in 2016 and came back to serve at Emmanuel as the Youth Pastor. Alexander loves serving the children at Emmanuel and also loves serving the people of Honduras. He has served in many ministries outside the gates of Emmanuel and is always available to help the people who live in the mountains surrounding Emmanuel. Alexander is now in charge of our Special Need’s Boys house and maintenance around Emmanuel. He also in one of the leaders in our Discipleship program.​