A typical couple of days in jungle ministry

by Carlos and Meredith Block There’s no “typical day” as it depends on whether we are home or traveling, but we thought we’d share this trip we took in April, just to give you an idea: Needing to coordinate some of the year’s events and catch up with the Yanesha pastors in several communities, we left […]

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A dream come true

by Mike Gunderson “This is like a dream to me. When I, and many in my village, came to Jesus we wanted a church and they chose me to be the pastor. They handed me a Bible and basically said, ‘go for it’. Since then they have trained me as an oral Bible specialist, but I […]

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The Yanesha People of Peru

What if the next generation could live differently? What if they could experience more and take the gospel further? In this video a Yanesha man shares about some of the greatest needs facing his people group in the Amazon jungle of Peru. Interested in serving with ReachGlobal to reach the Yanesha youth? Consider joining Trek 7 Peru this summer.

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Word of God, word of mouth

Oralidad teaches Peruvian leaders to spread a spoken gospel DVDs? Nope. iPads? Hardly. Even in this hyper-digitized world, Abelardo Vasquez Lopez is using a tool as old as communication itself to share the gospel in eastern Peru. Vasquez, 39, is a pastor from the Shipibo tribe, a group of about 40,000 native Peruvians who live […]

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Making connections, building confidence in women

Women Without Borders multiplies impact of ministry leaders Confidence and connections: They spell success in ministry just as much as in business or education. They are two big reasons behind Women Without Borders, a cross-cultural partnership between ReachGlobal and the La Unión de Damas (The United Women’s Ministry) of the Venezuelan Evangelical Free Church. By […]

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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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1000 Words: Acting Out The Gospel

Teens from Hershey Free Church in Pennsylvania bring the gospel to life through a skit during a two-hour evangelism program in a Shipibo village located in the Peruvian Amazon. In August, nine youth from Hershey partnered with 16 Peruvian youth to share the gospel of Christ in nine villages along the Rio Mazaray. Photo credit: […]

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Lighting a Different Fire

IRM brings gospel, counseling to emergency responders December 29, 2001: The Mesa Redonda shopping district in the center of Lima, Peru, was packed with people. Vendors lined the pathways with every kind of merchandise imaginable. Crowds of shoppers, mostly poor, made navigating the streets a challenge. Then, chaos. It took one firework and just minutes […]

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Moving Latin America Pictures: Service Opportunity

If a picture is worth a thousand words, what about a video? Help ReachGlobal Latin America strategically tell the story of God’s work through the creation of short promotional videos. Capture the true spirit of the culture, the people and the ministry in places like Port-au-Prince, Haiti; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; San José, Costa Rica; or Mexico City, Mexico. ReachGlobal […]

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Easter Reflections From Tarma

It’s not Jesus plus anything. Not Jesus plus good works. Not Jesus plus confirmation in the Catholic Church. It’s Jesus alone who saves. As a missionary in Latin America, though, I’m frequently reminded that the gospel is often muddled in a stew of biblical and unbiblical practices – and sometimes it’s really hard to tell […]

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