†††One Saturday I received Christ at 11 in the morning in the month of January, 1983. This same day I traveled to an Evangelical institute called Berea, located in Mount Carmelo, Huehuetenango. From that time I was saved through the grace of God. Also from that time I began to evangelize and teach in church.
†††Since coming to Christ, I have led 41 people to Him and I have started a church in Chiapas, Mexico. My present ministry regularly involves open air evangelism, church planting ministries, literature distribution, discipleship, slum ministries, teaching the Bible and visitation. I also am actively involved in training others for the ministry.
†††In order to reach many of the villages with the gospel, it is necessary to walk many miles. Sometimes you can reach them by bus and sometimes you cannot.
†††I did have work I did for a company and it covered my expenses but now I do not have that job. I am living by faith. We live in a one room house constructed of block with a sheet metal roof. We mostly eat beans, potatoes and some meat.
†††Your financial help will be a blessing to me and my family. It will help provide our basic needs and also enlarge our ministry. Please pray for our work here in Guatemala as we try to reach our own people for Christ.
Every 4 months sponsorship funds are sent to the preachers. With it goes a Missionary Report Form for each one to complete and return to our office. After compilation of statistics they are forwarded by mail or email to the sponsors. Below are past report forms from this preacher. They have been modified to protect the financial data of the sponsor.
†††Our village is by the side of the river, so we go fishing in the morning and catch small fish, and then we go in the middle of the river in the big boats to catch the bigger fish, which are sold in the market. We keep the small fish to divide among the fishermen. One day, six of us were catching fish when some men came by with Bibles in their hands. They began to sing and preach. They showed us from Luke 5:10 how Jesus said unto Simon,