Christland! Wow, that’s a catchy name, isn’t it? Christland is the English translation of a Brazilian ministry called “Cristolandia”. Cristolandia is supported and overseen by the Brazilian Baptist Missions Board. The ministry began when a preacher, Fernando Brandão was invited to speak at a church in downtown São Paulo, Brazil. Fernando got lost on his […]
Pray For These: The prayer needs of our friends on the street and in the favelas of Recife.
Ever seen a picture of God’s love? A few Sundays back in Derby park I left the adults and stepped over to the little playground where our sister Sandra Maria was teaching the children. Andreza started writing something in the ground, then looked up at me and asked, “Is that right, uncle Dennis?” (It’s common […]
Here’s a video of Stenio and Soraia’s baptism. They came to us through the Jesus in the Streets ministry. They have faced a lot of challenges, but Jesus has been with them every step of the way. As with all the rest of us, they were not only in the darkness, but the darkness was […]
Thank you so much for all your prayers. The Lord has been blessing Stenio, Soraia and Vitória so much since our last update in April. They spent their last day in the city shelter at the end of April and May 2nd we moved them to a two bedroom apartment in São Lourenço owned by […]
April 1st (and it was no joke) we moved Stenio, Soraia, and Vitória from the halfway house where they had been living for the past five months after leaving the street to a shelter where they have their own room and will be able to stay for two more months before moving to a place […]