A message of hope for the exploited people of Peru
Ministry in Peru
The country faces complex and ruthless matters of foreign exploitation, manifested via oil, mining and cocaine in particular. Corporations willingly endanger pristine environments, threatening the very existence of vulnerable people for grotesque profit.
Starting New Churches
The Starting New Churches program is an intensive one-year action and reflection orientated program that offers practical skills, Biblical training, mentoring and follow-up. It is summarized in the five following steps.
Located on the Pacific Coast, south of Ecuador and west of Brazil, Peru is a beautiful, bio-diverse country. The capital city, Lima, sits midway down the country’s west coast. Located south of the equator, the Andes Mountains and the Amazon Basin run through Peru.
Population: 30.5 million
Human Development Index: 82nd (out of 187 countries)
Life expectancy: 74.8 years
Religion: 81.3% Catholic, 12.5% Evangelical, 3.3% other, 2.9% non-religious