In Nicaragua, Bible Training Strengthens Churches

In Nicaragua, Bible Training Strengthens Churches

[nggallery id=5] Inside a sweltering, one-room church, fans blow, children wander, and English and Spanish blend together. At the front of the room, Chris Moore, a pastor from Fort Smith, Ark.,  passionately teaches on the doctrine of the Holy Spirit. By his side, Nicaraguan Chico Avendaño translates the words into Spanish. This gathering in Chinandega, [...]

Mission Beyond Borders

Costa Rican urban church team prepares to take compassion to New Orleans Obstacle. The word is all too familiar to youth pastor Edgar Brenes and the members of his low-income Costa Rican church. Serving others around the world wouldn’t seem a high priority. Edgar attends the Centro International de Avivamiento Church, which is just outside [...]

The Time Is Right Now: Biblical Training in Rivas

The Time Is Right Now: Biblical Training in Rivas

When Jim mentioned he was preparing for his next trip to Nicaragua, Chris asked him a simple question: “Do you need anything?” “I was thinking he might need a backpack or a Nalgene bottle or something,” Chris says, laughing. He was not expecting Jim (then teaching pastor at Fellowship Bible Church in Conway, Arkansas) to [...]