Brazil News and Views

News and opinions on current events from “The Land of the Southern Cross”.

The Simple Life

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The week before our return to the US I went with Michael and Nathanael to take care of some business...

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So peaceful…

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This is a fun ad Fiatt is running here in Brazil in conjunction with the release of the new Star...

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Christmastime in São Luís

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What is Christmas like in a tropical city? Updated with more pictures.

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What’s Up with WhatsApp?

Yesterday a judge here in Brazil imposed a 48-hour ban on WhatsApp, a popular social media platform here in Brazil.*...

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Happy New Year (…bear with me here)

Still playing “catch up” with long overdue posts. Here are a few pics from the New Years event the Ebenezer...

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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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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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Happy 400th Birthday, São Luís!

This is a great time to be living in the city of São Luís. 400 years ago, tomorrow, the French...

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Electoral Noise

It’s election time in the US, and I hear the term “electoral noise” batted around, of course referring to the...

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