Dear Friends, I apologize for the long delay in updates from our ministry. We have had a lot of needs to attend to, more than we are able. It takes time to prepare a good report. I have just chosen lately to invest that time in the lives of those we serve here. This isn’t […]
Our Friends: Insights into the lives of the men, women, and children among whom we are priviliged to serve.
Thanks so much to everyone for your prayers for Victoria’s university entrance exams this weekend. Vicky said the first day (biology, physics, chemistry & humanities) was pretty tough. Even the national newspapers commented this was one of the toughest exams ever. Sunday (math, Portuguese & English and an essay) she said she felt a little […]
A couple of weeks back I asked for prayers for an NBC news team coming to Recife to do a report on the Zika virus. Recife has had an alarming number of newborns with microcephaly as a result of Zika infections during the mother’s pregnancy. This was the first time I assisted a news team […]
Jesus went and lived in Capernaum,… to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah: Galilee of the Gentiles – the people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned… Matthew 4:13-15 After this, Jesus went out and saw a […]
Edson, a very special young man was the first one reached by our Jesus in the Streets ministry over ten years ago. He had been homeless for about seven years at that time, with all the craziness and dependency that comes with life on the streets of Recife. By God’s grace Edson not only got […]