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Latin America2022-04-28T15:23:47-04:00

Latin America

A diverse region with many social issues, yet local champions are sharing the hope of Christ and shining His light in their communities.

OUR WORK
THE NEEDS
STORIES

The multiplication effect in Latin America

Social issues like poverty, internally displaced people, crime and homicides, and a massive drug trade are realities that many Latin Americans face. A 2015 Congressional Research Service report estimates at least 80,000 people have been killed due to organized crime related incidents since 2006. Latin America is the most violent region in the world in terms of per capita homicides. Each country has different needs, but all needs can be met by Jesus Christ.

There are encouraging signs! In Brazil, for example, the Christian population is growing despite a serious shortage of leaders and training. The local church offers an important outreach to the youth who often turn to gangs. Ministry programs offer these youth a place to belong and family in Christ.

Our work in Latin America

3,838
Local champions trained last year

13,902
New Followers of Jesus last year

What Latin America needs

  • Training for local champions and churches to better engage their communities.
  • More new churches to be started to counteract the corruption and spread the hope of Jesus Christ.

You can transform the region of Latin America with the Living Word of God

  • $40 sends 2 children to Children’s Ministry classes
  • $60 helps to start new churches in Latin America
  • $100 equips and trains a local champion
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Stories of transformation in Latin America

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