Os Batistas Regulares do Maranhão
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Os Batistas Regulares do Maranhão

Nosso parceiro na obra, o Pastor Francivaldo, fez este pequeno vídeo contando a história do início da obra batista regular aqui no Maranhão. Did you enjoy this post? Consider making a donation to our ministry in Brazil. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.. This means that clicking on these Amazon links and…

Itacyara Speaks to the Ladies of Maranhão
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Itacyara Speaks to the Ladies of Maranhão

One of the highlights of the past couple years, for me personally, has been watching Itacyara come into her own as a counselor and conference speaker. She is consistently in demand, and everywhere she speaks she gets rave reviews. No exception was the lecture she gave two weeks ago to the Ladies Fellowship here in…

First They Came for the Comedians: Free Speech and the Right to Offend in Brazil
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First They Came for the Comedians: Free Speech and the Right to Offend in Brazil

Danilo Gentili is a highly successful Brazilian comedian and talk-show host. He can be downright hilarious. He also takes special joy in skewering pompous (usually, but not always, leftist) politicians, in very irreverent ways. And that last one could land him in jail. It all started when he posted some pretty disrespectful tweets about a…

The Best of “the ‘Gram”
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The Best of “the ‘Gram”

It’s been a while since we’ve posted highlights from our Instagram account, so here goes. First up…who says playing video games has no educational value? View this post on Instagram A post shared by Andrew Comings (@andrewcomings) Get ready for some cuteness overload… View this post on Instagram A post shared by Andrew Comings (@andrewcomings)…

A Morning with Miss Elliot’s Kids
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A Morning with Miss Elliot’s Kids

This morning I got to do one of my all-time favorite things: talk to a group of kids about missions, Brazil, and Missionary Max. This time it was at the invitation of Miss Elliot of the Portage Christian School in Portage, IN. They recently added the Missionary Max books to their library, and thought it…