January, 2010

Congratulations to Tiago Fernandes

clipped from www.australianopen.com   Brazilian winner of the Junior Singles division of the Australian Open. Not surprisingly, I heard about...

Read More

Brazilian Prosperity Cult–Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

Much like the Holy Roman Empire–which was neither holy nor Roman nor an empire–the Universal Church of the Kingdom of...

Read More

Super Missionary?

As we prepare for our first furlough we are filled with trepidation. This, after all, is uncharted ground for us....

Read More

The Results Have Been “Padded”

It was highly anticipated, full of gimmicks and rhetorical flourishes, and in the end disappointed many. And no, I am...

Read More

Book Review: The White Horse King

If you do not know much about Alfred the Great, have never heard of Alfred the Great, or think that...

Read More

São Luís Report

Many are probably wondering about the end result of our trip to Maranhão–besides the adventures with exotic wildlife and culinary...

Read More

Crustacean Delight

I am sitting in the lobby of a hotel in the city of Picos, where we have stopped for the...

Read More

Termite City

As we approached our destination on yesterday’s journey we noticed whole fields full of large termite nests. This, of course,...

Read More

Highway Adventure

If you follow our tweets you know that we are currently in the city of São Luís, at the home...

Read More

Haiti Earthquake

This is from the Baptist Mid-Missons website about the Haiti disaster. Today the Brazilian press is reporting several Brazilian soldiers...

Read More