Camp Update: Two Prayer Requests
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Camp Update: Two Prayer Requests

The work at the Mount Zion Camp continues even though we are in the US on furlough. The camp receives enough in offerings from our local church to cover the electric bill, and to pay for the monthly maintenance on the trails. Now for the prayer requests. Recent pictures sent back to me show that…

Ministry Update: 2020 Work Report
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Ministry Update: 2020 Work Report

Every year the Baptist Mid Missions missionaries in Brazil present a report of our activities to our colleagues. Here is our report for 2020. Introduction To say that 2020 was a challenging year would be to guilty of criminal levels of understatement. Due to China’s unexpected gift to the world, we were forced to cancel…

Snapshots of Missionary Life: A Whole Lot of Pictures, and One Snake Video
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Snapshots of Missionary Life: A Whole Lot of Pictures, and One Snake Video

Due to problems with our publishing software, it’s been a couple weeks since we’ve done a “snapshots” post. So…get ready to scroll! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Andrew Comings (@andrewcomings) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Andrew Comings (@andrewcomings) View this post on Instagram A post shared by…

Camp Update: Dry Me a River
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Camp Update: Dry Me a River

On our previous visit to the camp we noticed that the lateness of the rainy season had caused the water level of the river to diminish drastically. This presented us with an opportunity to do some much-needed cleaning. Accordingly, the following week Michael, Francielio, Luan and I spent two days doing just that. Here are…

Epic Camp Update: First Official Youth Retreat!
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Epic Camp Update: First Official Youth Retreat!

We’ve been sharing updates on the preparations and asking for prayer for several weeks now, and today we are excited to present our report of the very first official camp youth retreat to be held at the Mount Zion Baptist Camp. Rather than bore you with details, let’s jump straight into the pictures and video,…

Camp Update: Still Preparing for the Youth Retreat
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Camp Update: Still Preparing for the Youth Retreat

As we reported before, we in the middle of intense preparations full panic mode before the first ever youth retreat at the Mount Zion Baptist Camp. For over a month we have been spending almost every weekend at camp. We leave Friday morning, and return in time for the main service at Ebenezer on Sunday…

Snapshots of Missionary Life: Scenes from Camp
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Snapshots of Missionary Life: Scenes from Camp

Last week our family spent some time out at camp preparing for our upcoming inaugural retreat. (You can read more about that here) In the process, managed to snap some interesting pictures. On the way to camp we saw this fiberglass cover from an old telephone booth (once ubiquitous in Brazil, now virtually nonexistent), which…