September/October 2022 Prayer Letter

September the 7th is Independence Day in Brazil. Since many of the church are not able to go places and do things, we decided to have a family day along the river at a place that is private. It was a good time of fun, food, and fellowship. Since it was on a Wednesday,...

July/August 2022 Prayer Letter

Thank you for praying for our Vacation Bible School. We had a great time and averaged around 30 children each day. Our theme was Route 16.4, the Right Route, which worked off of John 16.4. Even though we did not have any professions of faith, it was great to see the...

May/June 2022 Prayer Letter

It is hard to believe that we have been back in Brazil for one year after our 7 month furlough. The time has gone by quickly, and we continue pressing toward the mark. In May, our son Joshua, came down to have surgery on his knee for a torn ACL and meniscus. It was a...

March/April 2022 Prayer Letter

In the region of Brazil that we are in, we have two seasons, wet, very wet, and dry, very dry. We are now saying goodbye to the rainy season and welcoming in the dry season. As you would expect with the dry season, most all the plants and grass start to dry up and...

January/February 2022 Prayer Letter

We had a wonderful Christmas here in Brazil. We had the privilege of having our sons, Joshua and Benjamin, with us for two weeks. Even though the time was short, it was very precious. We had a Christmas program at church and had children, young people and adults all...

November/ December 2021 Prayer Letter

November the 2nd is celebrated here as the day of the dead, when friends and family go to the cemetery. They burn candles and leave flowers for their deceased loved ones. We took this opportunity to set up tables in two different locations and gave Bibles and...