Category: Iglesia Ciudad de Reugio

Choose From Among Yourselves…

  1 Now at this time while the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint arose on the part of the Hellenistic Jews against the native Hebrews, because their widows were being overlooked in the daily serving of food. 2 So the twelve summoned the congregation of the disciples and said, “It is not desirable…


Rafa: Spirit of Murder

In my previous installment about casting out demons, I talked about a man who suddenly appeared in church at the end of my sermon on God’s Sovereignty and how the pastor and I delivered a man of some, but not all of his demons.  Click here to read the full story. At the end, we…


Being the church

“Now that’s what being the church is all about” said my friend Kathy to me on one of our regular skype meetings.  I had just finished telling her about the amazing way our church came around and supported one of the families from our congregation when they lost almost everything in a house fire. The…


The Desert is Gone

One of the most intriguing bible verses that I have read to date is what Jesus says in John 14:12.  It challenges my faith to the core and makes me question if I truly believe: Truly, truly, I say to you, he who believes in Me, the works that I do, he will do also;…


Pray for Your Leaders!

*I’ll start this off by saying it is not a political opinion article nor is it a rant on the current political atmosphere.  I will encourage you, however, to contemplate what I’m about to say as something applicable to anyone placed in a leadership position over you, not just church.* The Apostle Paul wrote in…


The Man Who Speaks the Bible

“In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.” – Proverbs 3:6 This is the favored verse of an ex drug addict, alcoholic, hustler, womanizer, liar, cheat, and thief.  It’s amazing how God can use a shot to the face to change a life. I met Ervin when we began our…


Celebrate Recovery Women’s Retreat

I still remember our first meeting 5 years ago in 2011 with Pastor Jorge, the founding pastor of the church with which we serve here in Guatemala.  One of the things he shared with us that his church needed help with was growing their Celebrate Recovery (CR) program.  He was very excited that I had…