Bolivian National Pastors' Conference scheduled for October 2019 was cancelled due to Presidential elections that left the nation in a social/political tsunami! The election results were not accepted by the populace, so a new round of elections are scheduled for the summer of 2020. The postponed conference was rescheduled for the end of January and the beginning of February this year. The Bolivian Church was shaken from the political turmoil they had just lived through and were looking for "non-political" activism to be healing and bring healing to their countrymen and see them enter God's Kingdom; this Kingdom advances with the weapon of unconditional love to God and neighbor as yourself.
Subsistence farmers live in the high, isolated community of Platanal, Haiti. They till their small gardens with hoes and machetes. There is no electricity or running water. In spite of these difficult circumstances, a vibrant congregation of over 250 members supports four church plants and a school for 250 children. But their building, made of rough palm tree boards and a dirt floor, was inadequate. There were gaps in the walls and holes in the rusted tin roof. Today, however, they are getting a new building! Members have contributed, bringing all the rocks for the foundation, and local laborers have agreed to work on the building for half the going rate in the area. We are grateful to the R