New Life

Flávia GuimarãesAmazon Lifesavers BlogLeave a Comment

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

It’s time to wake up from our sleep

Flávia GuimarãesMissions BlogLeave a Comment

“And do this, understanding the present time: The hour has already come for you to wake up from your slumber, because our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed.” Romans 13:11 One of the most dramatic stories in the Bible is the deliverance of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. … Read More

My Life in the Amazon

Fernando BorgesAmazon Lifesavers BlogLeave a Comment

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

Not today

Fernando BorgesShool of Missions Blog, Victor & Gabi BlogLeave a Comment

Our canoe was scheduled to leave at 1 am in the morning. We were on our way to Barreirinha for our monthly shopping trip and to take care of some outstanding bank and internet issues. The boat was roofed and relatively spacious. Due to the river being so low at … Read More

Help from Above

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Europe is a challenging mission field because of secularism. In the 10/40 window, the difficulties are immense in order to reach the Muslims. There are even today, many countries that are closed to Christianity, such as North Korea and Saudi Arabia. Each region has its challenges. We live in a … Read More

Alone but not abandoned

Flávia GuimarãesVictor & Gabi BlogLeave a Comment

Congregational reality is ambiguous. We experienced the best of human warmth. But why is the church dying here? It would not be long before we found out. The church is a small hall facing the river Andirá, with deep black water. It is the first building to be seen by … Read More