God of ALL comfort.

Today, there are no words.

One of our 6th grade students passed away abruptly last night in a “hospital” in the next town over during a routine procedure.  He was a gifted soccer player on our team and he was #1 in his 6th grade class at Respire Haiti Christian School.  Beauvoir’s friends adored him and spoke highly of how encouraging, gentle and loving he was.  He lived in Gressier with his mother, Madame Carroll, who sews our school uniforms, and his older brother, Carrollson who also attends our school and plays soccer.

There are no words to describe our sadness.  Our school is devastated by this sudden loss and even though we don’t understand or know why this happened, we do know that he is face to face with Jesus and are comforted by that.

Thank you Jesus for BEING our comfort.

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of ALL comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in ANY affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.” 2 Corinthians 1:3-4

Lenz Beauvoir


Beauvoir with his 6th grade class during Field Day in November.


“For as we share abundantly in Christ’s sufferings, so through Christ we share abundantly in comfort too.”  2 Corinthians 1:5


Please pray with us for his family, our students and Respire Haiti’s vision for building a Medical Facility here in Gressier specifically for our students and their families to prevent this type of loss in our community.


December 18, 2001- January 8, 2013




11 thoughts on “God of ALL comfort.

  1. praying in Ohio, so very sad……praying especially for his mother. I’ve been to a haitian funeral in sept. and they are very different than an american funeral. Praying for grace and strength for you all.

  2. Megan, I’m so sorry. Such a fine boy. I’m praying for his family and friends and for good health care in Gressier. Blessings, Daisy

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  3. Megan, so sorry for your loss. Yes, this again shows such a need for a good medical facility in your community. Praying for you guys. Deneen

  4. Megan and Josh, deeply saddened with and for you all. Praying for comfort and peace and that Jesus will show up in so many peoples lives.


  5. Saddened by this little boy’s passing, but know that he is laughing and happy, sitting on his Father’s lap.

  6. Megan: This so breaks my heart. Our prayers are certainly with you. I’ve tried several times to email you about our SGA funding you for a trip home (BR) as our guest speaker (and we will help you fundraise). I so look forward to hearing back from you this week.
    Phyllis Simpson

    Dr. Phyllis L. Simpson I Dean, Student Services/Director of Counseling
    Our Lady of the Lake College
    5414 Brittany Drive
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
    225-768-1713 P I 225-490-1613 F

    PLEASE NOTE: As of December 10, 2012, the College Administration Buidling will be relocating. All official correspondence should be directd to 5414 Brittany Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70808. Please update your records to reflect this change.

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