Calling Young Adults! [Summer Apex Missions]

Combine your passion to serve in cross-cultural missions with our passion for developing future mission leaders. From June 19-August 4, 2017, ReachGlobal is sending out teams of young adults (college age and post-grads) to locations around the world as part of our Apex mission program. Apex teams will integrate into the local ReachGlobal teams, serving […]

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Out of the favela: Gospel transforming power

by Craig Weyandt As Alessandra, Alyssia and I travel here in the United States Edilson and Luiz get ready to embark on their trip to Piui in the North East of Brazil.  They are one of three teams that are being sent from the Caju Life Church to make disciples in other regions of Brazil. […]

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Brazilian workers for the harvest

From our team in Rio de Janeiro… Tomorrow 1200 young Brazilians between the ages of 16 and 30 will meet for the second annual Vocare (Vocation) Missions Conference.     Please pray for the 30 leaders of the 26 missions organizations running the conference and their leader, Rodrigo from mission Base.    Here they are below! Praise God […]

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Video: Trek7 – Drew’s Story

As we gear up for three Trek7 missions experiences for 2016 in Latin America and the Caribbean — Costa Rica, Haiti and Peru — let’s take a look back at a previous Trek7 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Trek7 provides college students and recent college grads with seven weeks of hands-on mission experience woven together with ministry […]

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Braving bullets to reach the forgotten

Church team survives firefight between police, gang in Rio slum About midnight, the team heads out, almost 100 of them. They walk single-file down a narrow road leading into a steamy Rio de Janeiro slum called Arará. They head toward the baile funk music pounding through giant speakers in the town square. They’re crashing a […]

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Video: Latin America: “Ministry at Street Level”

What’s your perspective on the Latin world? It may depend on how close you are to it. ReachGlobal Latin America/Caribbean has the privilege to work on the street level — to see the vibrance, beauty and hope as well as the great needs. We have the opportunity to show the love of Jesus to the Latin and […]

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Video: Brazil: ‘Everyone is Called’

In one of the most dangerous slums in Rio de Janeiro, God has taken hold of the hearts of hundreds. Caju may be riddled with violence, drugs and brokenness, but rays of light and hope are breaking through — and ReachGlobal gets to be part of the change. Hear from Daniel, a young believer in […]

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Missionary Pulse: Live Like You Were Dying

by Diane D., EFCA ReachGlobal missionary in Brazil “Live like you were dying…” I recently saw those words written on a church bulletin, and it reminded me to always be ready. It says in 1 Peter 3:15, “But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone […]

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The Phoenix Takes Flight

New church plant starts from ashes of another On July 29, 29 people gathered on a second floor patio in Campo Grande, Brazil, to worship, pray and  study God’s word. Led by Thiago Lehmam, a 21-year-old computer engineering student, more than two-thirds of the group was young adults with the dream of starting a new […]

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News Update: Pastor Johny Writes From The Flood Zone

Pastor Johny Stutzer, church planting secretary for the Evangelical Free Church of Brazil and an EFCA ReachGlobal Latin America ministry partner, feels fortunate that the flood damage to his church was relatively minimal. Although the water rose to 4.5 meters (over 14 feet) in some parts of the church, a group of church members worked together to […]

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