Latin America

Shawn & Emily Bateman in Argentina

Shawn & Emily Bateman have served in Rosario, Argentina, since 2018 and started Victory Baptist Church. Due to a recent increase in COVID cases and overloaded hospitals, all meetings have been

Latin America

Chile pushes same-sex marriage

Any president can have a series of events turn against him in such a way that his approval rating drops dramatically, and such has been the case for Sebastián Piñera

Europe

Can the EU Save Moldova?

The coronavirus pandemic has stressed many nations financially, especially more poverty-stricken countries like Moldova. In 2020, the European Union gave Moldova–who is not an EU member–more than 127 million euros

Europe

Tirana, Albania

We are in Albania. God is working in the lives of a young couple, Benjamin and Patricia Broyles. They are praying about serving God here. We are excited to see

Latin America

Jonathan & Rebekah Anderson in Mexico

Jonathan and Rebekah Anderson have been serving in Mexico since 2012. They recently celebrated the 7th anniversary of New Life Baptist Church, their first church plant in Mexico. New Life

Latin America

Latin America Leans Left

Barely six months into 2021, and already it’s been a busy political year in Latin America. What’s becoming more evident with each election is how Latin America keeps leaning to the

Europe

Albania’s Presidential Impeachment

Since the Albanian general elections took place in April, the parliament has been considering attempting to impeach the president, Ilir Meta. It was recently decided that the parliament will hold

Latin America

Chile Votes on New Constitution Writers

Chile has been undergoing several changes recently. Between the Covid rollercoaster and a new referendum on their constitution, it’s been quite the year to be a Chilean. Just this past week,

Latin America

Mexico’s “Golden Line” Tragedy

Two weeks ago, an overpass carrying a subway train in Mexico City collapsed, killing at least 26 people and injuring 79 others. The train was traveling down the so called “Golden

Latin America

Protests in Colombia

Over a week of violent protests have left a mounting number dead, injured, or missing in Colombia. What began as a protest against new tax hikes meant to reignite the economy

Latin America

Peru’s Divisive Run-Off

Peru is set to have a divisive presidential run-off this coming June after the April general elections failed to yield a clear winner. The winner of this run-off will be Peru’s

Latin America

Ecuador’s Surprise Win

The conservative businessman Guillermo Lasso won the presidential elections that took place in Ecuador on April 11th! This was a surprise victory because his opponent, Andrés Arauz, led in all the

Latin America

New Record in Chile

This past Friday, Chile registered over 9,000 new COVID cases in one day. It’s a grim record in a country that has been lauded for being 4th in the world in

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Opa! Happy 200th, Greece!

In March of 2021, Greece celebrated the bicentennial of the beginning of the war that won their independence. This war against the Ottoman Empire began in 1821, and lasted until

Europe

Romania’s Digital Deficit

In many western countries, a trend is unfolding that is pushing paper money by the wayside: digital currency. Sweden is a leader in this new economy, with only 3% of

Latin America

Bolivia’s Hidden Kingdom

In the subtropical Yungas valleys, about 60 miles northeast of La Paz, Bolivia’s capital, you will find a small kingdom of Afro-Bolivians. This little kingdom has a population of about

Latin America

Bolivian Interim President Arrested

The former interim president of Bolivia, Jeanine Añez, was recently arrested by the new socialist government that was voted in this past October. The Movement for Socialism (MAS) arrested Añez

Methods

12 Principles of Carey’s Covenant

A.T. Pierson, in his book, The Divine Enterprise of Missions, shares the following 12 principles and explanation about a covenant that missionaries Carey, Marshman, and Ward drew up to guide

Europe

Potential Twitter Ban in Russia

Russian authorities are strongly considering banning Twitter due to it’s refusal to remove banned content. Russian authorities allege that the site contains illegal posts that have not been removed by

Asia

Need in Singapore

Singapore is a relatively new country. A former British colony, it gained independence from Malaysia in 1965. At the time of independence, Singapore would have been considered a third-world country.

Latin America

It’s Raining Fish??

For the last two hundred years, the village of Yoro, Honduras has experienced an unusual yearly phenomena–raining fish! Once or twice a year after a massive rainfall, villagers will find

Latin America

Surge in Border Crossings in Chile

There has been an increase in the number of Venezuelan migrants crossing the border between Chile and Bolivia on foot. Chile has seen around 200 migrants a day cross its

Latin America

Censure in Nicaragua

Freedom of the press is something we often take for granted in the United States, but the desire for that freedom is not unique to our country. Nicaraguans desire that

Culture

Missionary Racism

Court cases, marches, protests, books, movies, and much more reveal how racist the world and society in which we live can really be. But sadly there is another kind of

Latin America

Setting Records in Brazil

As many countries worldwide are beginning to find relief from the COVID pandemic, Brazil is begging its citizens to stay home and take precautions as they experience the worst outbreak

Latin America

Pray for Paraguay

Sandwiched between Brazil, Argentina, and Bolivia, Paraguay has become a key trans-shipment point in drug trafficking and smuggling. A major marijuana producer, Paraguay has also transformed into a pivotal route

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