Category Archives: Life

172 days – não adeus, até mais tarde

We remember arriving in Manaus eager for the unknown and now the extent of our life-changing, experience-filled stay is 2 days away. The ministry initiated many interactions between various citizens and created relationships with fellow brothers and sisters that we … Continue reading

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Assembly Hall in the Amazon Rain Forest

We were able to attend a circuit assembly at the assembly hall for Manaus and a large surrounding area. Our only elder in the English group was the chairman. We had 1,530 in attendance and 26 became our spiritual brothers and … Continue reading

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Encontro das Águas

A venture lies ahead as we tour down and up the Amazon River. We start from the Port of Manaus heading to the Meeting of Waters. As mentioned in “A knowledge exchange“, it is where the Rio Negro and the Rio … Continue reading

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He travels, we traveled, they travel

A Sunday involved in public witnessing, but today we are setup just outside the main market in downtown Manaus. Among our passersby are a brother and his nephew. The nephew has been studying and would like to talk to us … Continue reading

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A knowledge exchange

Rise and shine…up and at ’em! We need to wake earlier than the norm today as we prepare for a long trip into “the interior”. The trip is by car and ferry. A couple will be visiting a gentleman for … Continue reading

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várias actividades

I recently enjoyed a Bible discussion with a young man from Benin. He has been living in Manaus for a few years and speaks 4 languages. During our discussion, he reads the Bible study aid in French, as this is … Continue reading

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Getting settled

Ministry on our first Sunday involved the street fair that occurs each week. We joined a brother and sister for a couple of Bible discussions and were also able to speak to various English-speaking tourists that are present at the fair. … Continue reading

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“Heart of the Amazon”

The last time I blogged, I stated that “Karina e eu temos planos também”. Well, the plans have come to fruition. We are now volunteering our time in ministry that is assisting an English group in Brazil where the need … Continue reading

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Pride Lands

Three days remained of our visit to Zimbabwe and one was supposed to be a day of rest. Of course we couldn’t let that happen after traveling soooo many miles. One day we had nothing scheduled but thanks to our … Continue reading

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Toonana muParadhiso!

DAY 3 – 2014 Zimbabwe International Convention Finally blogging about the final day of the 2014 Zimbabwe International Convention. Another day of upbuilding, encouraging, associating and learning with brothers and sisters we hope to see again one day. We were … Continue reading

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