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The Venezuelan refugees’ families (see video)

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When they leave their country, they migrate south into Brazil’s northernmost cities and towns. From there, they travel south to Brazil’s Northeast, where Recife is. Some continue even further south. Over 250,000 Venezuelans are now living as refugees in Brazil. Getting ready to take donations to the refugee families. We got to know some of […]

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 […]

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 […]

“I was a stranger and you welcomed me…”

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We have seen many news reports on TV here in Recife about the crises in Venezuela and how the people there have been suffering greatly. Hunger and violence have escalated to unbearable proportions. Thousands of people have been fleeing the country since 2016. I watched many reports on that crisis and how many were taking […]