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News about what is going on in Latin America from a mission’s perspective.

For over a decade, David and Katie Gardner have faithfully served in Peru, started churches, and trained men and women for ministry. Due to COVID restrictions, they’ve held outdoor church services at the Peru Bible College. God has blessed them with up to 120 people in attendance, new visitors, and several professions of faith! The Gardners...
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For the first time in over 60 years, Cubans are protesting and standing up to a communist government. Lack of basic goods & services, including medical help and consistent electricity, and a surge in COVID cases are driving people to demonstrate. In response, the Cuban president has blamed its economic woes on the US and...
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Andrew & Amber Garcia are now at 30% of their needed support! They have had several opportunities to witness to lost people lately and are asking the Lord to give them more open doors. Honduras has opened its borders to travelers with negative COVID test results or proof of vaccination, but the country still has a ways...
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Coups, political instability, widespread gang violence. Haiti’s already dire situation has only been exacerbated by the murder of President Jovenel Moïse last week in his home in Port-au-Prince. Haitian police say 28 foreign hitmen were involved, mostly Colombians and a few Haitian-Americans. Angry civilians joined the police in search for the gunmen, and most have been caught, but...
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Kason & Bethany Bloom are finishing up language school in Peru. They have been a tremendous blessing during their time in Arequipa. They were recently able to help organize and translate for the medical clinic held by Medical Missions Outreach, which saw close to 1000 patients and over 100 professions of faith. The Blooms have also...
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Despair, fear, pain, curiosity—these were the faces, the faces of each man, woman, and child. The faces of the 933 patients we treated. It’s been a little over two weeks since the medical clinic, and this is the first time that I have really been able to sit down, process all that God did, and...
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Robert & Emma Becker are now over 50% of their monthly support! Deputation has been going well, and they are looking at buying plane tickets in the next few months.  Although nearly 20% of Argentina has been vaccinated, COVID cases remain very high, and borders are still closed. The country recently went back into a strict lockdown....
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Ringing echoed throughout the city. In the space of a night, the face of Arequipa altered almost unrecognizable, as businesses, armed with plywood and sheet metal, prepared for the worst. If Keiko Fujimori won, they said there would be riots. If Pedro Castillo won, they said there would be riots. We had truly become a...
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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 prohibited in Argentina. The last time the Batemans were able to have an in-person church service was May 16.  Despite the lockdown, Shawn and Emily...
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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 of Chile. In 2019, Chile’s streets were aflame with protests that eventually turned into riots over the raising of public transportation fares and other social...
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