Snapshots of Missionary Life: From the Jungle to the Beach to the Buffet…
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Snapshots of Missionary Life: From the Jungle to the Beach to the Buffet…

Here are some pictures of our life on the mission field over the last two weeks. As always, subscribe to our Instagram account to get these in “real time”. ____________________ 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…

Camp Update: Major Answer to Prayer!
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Camp Update: Major Answer to Prayer!

Last week we posted a special appeal, asking people to pray for God’s provision for the completion of our camp dormitories. That appeal went out on Wednesday. And people began to pray. How do I know this? Because of what happened on Friday. First…a little background. Normally on Friday Itacyara and I would be at…

Special Camp Update and Appeal
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Special Camp Update and Appeal

We posted the following video on Facebook at the beginning of the week, but we wanted to post it here with a more detailed explanation. As we began our building project in the beginning of the year, several factors contributed to make the process more expensive: 1) The dollar took a dive in value against…

Camp Update: First Church Retreat of the Year
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Camp Update: First Church Retreat of the Year

Last week the First Regular Baptist Church in São Luís held their annual retreat at the Mount Zion Baptist Camp. Though we were disappointed that the dorms were not yet finished, the event was a smashing success. We had between thirty and forty campers at the event. There is another church retreat scheduled for the…

Camp Update: Dorm Construction and Other Projects
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Camp Update: Dorm Construction and Other Projects

The construction on the dormitory is moving ahead…slowly but surely. We had hoped to have the entire complex ready for a retreat that is being held there this week. Unfortunately, that did not happen. We did, however, manage to complete five of the six rooms, installing the windows, doors, electricity, and (most importantly) hammock hooks,…

Snapshots of Missionary Life: VBS, Preaching, Camp Work, more…
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Snapshots of Missionary Life: VBS, Preaching, Camp Work, more…

Here are some pictures that have been featured on our Instagram account over the past week. For up-to-the-minute updates, be sure to subscribe! ____________________ 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…

Camp Update: Construction Continues
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Camp Update: Construction Continues

Our work at camp has been dominated by the construction of the dormitories. Since our last report progress has been made, although much slower than I would have liked. We are working hard to get them livable by the beginning of September, when the first of three events takes place. Here are some pictures showing…

Camp Update: More Dorm Progress
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Camp Update: More Dorm Progress

We spent Monday and Tuesday at camp, and returned quite happy with how things are progressing at the dormitory. Here are some pictures. This is the exciting part of a construction project, the part where we see things begin to come together. It is also the part where unexpected expenses begin to come up. If…