Semilla Website, Guatemala, C.A.

Our Mission

The Latin American Anabaptist Seminary (SEMILLA) is a seminary for the biblical and theological formation of Anabaptist/Mennonite churches in Central America. Its focus is to prepare men and women to follow Jesus Christ faithfully and, thus, to live out the reign of God, with justice and peace, today. Casa Emaús seeks to serve the heart of our mission, supporting academic programs and activities by providing food and lodging.

Our Purpose

- To host national and international students enrolled in all levels of the seminary’s study programs, as well as our staff
- To provide service to missionaries, churches and their related institutions and friends who are visiting Guatemala

We offer

- Reasonable prices for individuals or groups
- Tranquility, security and a Christian family atmosphere
- Comfortable rooms and tasty, nutritious food


- Family apartments with 2 bedrooms, private bathroom with hot water, living room, and fully equipped kitchen
- Dormitory rooms for retreats and workshops for 25 to 50 persons with bathrooms with hot water
- Optional meal service and laundry are available.
- Meetings rooms for up to 60 persons with service available for snacks and/or complete meals
- Lounge with kitchen
- Roof access with view of the city
- Garden courtyard for informal gatherings
Overnight housing, meal service an meeting space for groups of up to 50 persons
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Directions to Semilla