“Remain in My Love”

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“As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now remain in my love.” John 15:9 In March 2015 I had the privilege of being part of my very first reading group. Throughout 42 days we read the book “What am I on Earth for?”. We read one chapter … Read More

Passing it on

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LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR THE RIVERSIDE PEOPLE One of the biggest challenges that our project faces is forming leadership in the communities our missionaries pass through. Each missionary team stays from 6 months to 1 year in one place and the main concern when it’s time to leave is whether the … Read More

Rural School at the Massauari River

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Have a look at this awesome video! Amazon Lifesavers Ministry is constructing a school in the village of New Jerusalem, which is about 30hrs from Manaus. Our friend Rolf Maier and his team from the architecture department of UNASP/EC (Adventist University of São Paulo), made this video to show what … Read More

Amazon Pioneers, XXI Century

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They lived seven months in an indigenous tribe. Luana, Marta and Gleydiane explored the region where the Sateré Mawés live, to bring the truth to a people with a strange language and different culture. They left their lives and their comfort zone to be a light to a people who … Read More

New Life

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I am transitioning from one area to another in the Amazon Lifesavers Project, leaving the administrative area for the educational area of the future school that is being built in New Jerusalem, a riverside community that is located 30 hours from Manaus. Change always leaves us fearful, but I’m readjusting … Read More

My Life in the Amazon

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Wooden houses, naked children playing and running around , adults walking on bare feet, heat, forrest, a great and extensive river in front of me…. I’m in the Amazon. I am living between the river people. There is not much variety in food, like fresh vegetables. My diet is very … Read More

The glasses that did not float

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We always like to enjoy the opportunity of swimming in the River in the flood season after work, and that day, after having finished the afternoon’s practical activities, Thailinny and the other girls in class went swimming in the lake that surrounds the project property. Thay, however, wears glasses… and … Read More

Twice saved

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In 2001, a group of doctors from Manaus met the Saracá community in the Rio Negro river. Back then a 1-year-old child was examined and after some tests she was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot, a defect in the structure of the heart and blood vessels. The was a very … Read More