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Tribute to Faustino Reis (April 10, 1982 – August 21, 2004)

September 2004 “Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His godly ones.” Psalm 116:15 Abstract: This is the story of Faustino Reis, beloved Christian brother and third leading national in our congregation. Faustino was murdered in … Continue reading

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Church Planting Challenges

March 2004 – Vol.20 – No.2 “For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is Jesus Christ. Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble, every man’s work shall … Continue reading

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Travail of a Church Planter

January 2004 “Blessed are you when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely for My sake. Rejoice and be exceeding glad, for great is your reward in Heaven, for so persecuted … Continue reading

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First FIEL Conference

August 2000 – Vol.16 – No.3 Dear Friends: The high point for me in over ten years of ministry here took place last May, at the first annual “Conferência Fiel” meeting for pastors and church workers held in Nampula. The … Continue reading

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Winning the Minister’s Approval

Fall 1996 – Vol.12. – No.4 “Seest thou a man diligent in his business? He shall stand before kings. He shall not stand before mean men.” Proverbs 22:29 Dear friends: This is a verse I have more than once shared … Continue reading

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Ministry at Marrere

September 1993 – Vol.9 – No.4 In some of our visits this furlough, people have asked for a better description of the hospital work in Mozambique. Marrere is a 100 bed general hospital though it has the capacity for an … Continue reading

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Answers to Little Pray-ers

News from the Woodrows – August 31, 1992 Dear Friends: The past month has seen a lot of changes here in Nampula. One Friday night three weeks ago I mentioned to Julie how different life was this year compared to … Continue reading

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Provision on Petroleum Row

News from the Woodrows – March 1992 Dear Friends: It seems life in Mozambique is never routine. The erratic course of recent weeks has led us through troughs of discouragement and peaks of exhilaration. If we could navigate such uneven … Continue reading

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Convoy Catastrophe!

Spring 1992 – Vol.7 – No.2 The day was clear and sunny, unusual for March which comes in the middle of Mozambique’s rainy season. A mixture of excitement and foreboding hung in the dry air as I pulled up to … Continue reading

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Hospital Attacked!

News From The Woodrows – November 6, 1991 Dear Friends, Fear not thou, for I am with thee: Be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee, yea, I will help thee, Yea I will uphold thee … Continue reading

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