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Rejoicing in the Midst of Suffering

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Rodrigo, Diego, Luna, Lara & Ana The arrival of COVID presented the church with several challenges. First and foremost, we are dealing with the physical, emotional, and financial hardship of those who lost health, loved ones, or their jobs. However, the church is no stranger to suffering. But something new caught the church off guard […]

Not giving up meeting together (Reopening the Church Building)

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Hand sanitizer tower The latest official stats for our state show that coronavirus cases are slowly in decline. And with this decline, the government has set guidelines for businesses to gradually open. These guidelines also include recommendations and requirements for church gatherings. After eighteen Sundays, the downtown (Boa Vista) congregation celebrated its first worship service […]

From Hearing to Doing

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Last month, I shared with you that the School of the Bible had 536 students enrolled in 53 courses in 2019. Now I would like focus on one of those students. Her name is Dacia. Dacia learned about the School of the Bible in an unusual fashion. She works at the print shop that prints our workbooks, certificates and invitations. But […]

School of the Bible: 2019 In Review

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Before we get into the stats, a quick reminder about the School the Bible’s purpose: The School of the Bible in Recife started as a Great Cities church planting effort and played an important role in helping plant over 20 new local churches in Greater Recife. Since our mustard seed beginnings, we have grown and […]