September, 2012

Brazilian Musical Interlude: Tristeza

Samba. When you take away the gyrating pelvises, the drunken parades, the glitter, the marketing, the industry… …when you strip...

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Drive-by Book Reviews

Here are my evaluations of my latest reading adventures: The Lost Continent by Edgar Rice Burroughs Edgar Rice Burroughs fantasy...

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Mikey Plays Futsal

Please indulge the impulse of a proud father to share photos of his son tearing up the futsal (a kind...

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The Party at My Place

On Saturday one of the local politicians–in the hopes of garnering votes–sponsored a big “folklore” party at my house. And...

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Ebenézer Progress Report

Last Sunday was a significant day for our little congregation. We had 17 visitors from the community–not counting the folks...

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Monday Mayhem

It’s been two weeks. The pickin’s are kind of slim…either the internet is getting less interesting, or I am getting...

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Musical Interlude: Quero te Adorar

Pastor Izaías is one of my colleagues here in São Luís–pastor of the First Baptist Church–and a very good friend....

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From Brazil: The Importance of Planning Ahead

You better believe that this video is going to be used at a planning meeting of our new congregation. via...

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The Puppetry Must Go On!

Since we moved to São Luís, our own involvement in puppet ministry has all but come to an end. We...

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Ebenezer: First Sunday

This past Sunday marked our first ever service at the Ebenezer Regular Baptist Congregation. The name “Ebenezer” was chosen due...

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