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Love One Another: Updates from the Field

Couples breakfast (17Feb19)

“Simon, son of John, do you love Me?” After his monumental failure of denying the Lord, Peter is reinstated to his ministry by Jesus in John 21:15-19. While many dismiss the differences in the two Greek words used for “love” in this passage (agape and phileo), I believe the Holy Spirit inspired John to choose […]

West of Recife: A Special Visit

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The Wests visiting churches. “For we wanted to come to you… but Satan blocked our way.” – 1Thess. 2:18 David and Shana West help shepherd the Country Club Road congregation in Roswell, NM. This Body of believers has been involved in the Recife, Brazil mission effort since it began. For a long time, David and […]

Finding a Good Thing

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“He who finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor from the Lord.” (Proverbs 18:22) Aureni and I received a great blessing last month with the marriage of our youngest to a good Christian girl. Knowing he now has someone to care for him is always a relief to a mother’s heart. Jonathan […]

“And the Lord worked with them”

The brethren welcoming Tercio to God’s Family.

Ana Paula has been married to Tercio for over two decades and has been a follower of Jesus for twelve of those years. She found Jesus in a small congregation in the rural town of Delmiro Gouveia, AL, a six-hour drive from Recife. Her brother Antonio is the preacher there. Tercio rising from his watery […]