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News from the Field – April 2021

Let me share a little bit of what the partnership of friends like you is making possible, for the love of God, in the name of Jesus! Another Isaiah 25:4 Project Breaks Ground We are thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Paradigm Foundation, www.paradigmfoundation.org. Our first project together will bless a family in Aquidauana, Mato Grosso do Sul, where our Agent of

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Christmas in the Community

Bringing Christmas Hope Straight to the Neighborhood A pandemic may have prevented us from holding our annual kids camp, but if the kids can’t come to us, we will go to them! In the days surrounding the Christmas holiday our team will bring the gospel in word, song, testimonies, and drama, along with games, crafts, and food, to 5 underserved communities in Brazil. We’d

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New Program Completes 1 Year: BASE – Open Arms at School

The BASE Program (Braços AbertoS na Escola) is the Open Arms ministry that reaches our children and adolescents while they are at school. In this program, we have groups during school hours, where we apply Biblical principles to subjects like conflict resolution, drug use prevention, family dynamics, and gang activity. We also have a futsal (indoor soccer) class to provide additional discipleship time with

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Open Arms Gala 2019 – A Blessed Evening!

On September 28th, at The Barn at Willowbrook, Open Arms Worldwide hosted the most successful Gala Benefit in our history.  It was an evening of encouragement, challenge, wonderful food (thank you Mission BBQ!!), and even better fellowship.  Our goal for the evening was to raise $35,000 to support support 2 Agents of Hope and their mission’s needs for one full year in Brazil. We

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2019 Gala Benefit Business – Partners Listing

God bless our business partners! Victoria Ro Homes – Realtor: victoria@victoriarohomes.com Redwood Commercial – Commerial Real Estate, Property Management, Leasing: www.redwoodcommercial.net/ Tucker | Nong & Associates – Attorneys at Law: www.tuckerlawpllc.com/ CITY Lending Inc. – Mortgage Lending: www.citylendinginc.com/ Michelle Cole w/ Long & Foster – Real Estate Agent: www.longandfoster.com/MichelleValleCole Lizares Design Group – Custom Home Builder: www.lizaresdesigngroup.com/ The Cleaning Fairies – Home Cleaning Services: www.TheCleaningFairies.Net The Dental Company of Leesburg –

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Special Thank You to our 2019 Gala – President’s Level Sponsors

  THIS WAS OUR MOST SUCCESSFUL GALA EVENT IN OUR HISTORY, AND OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS WERE A HUGE PART OF THAT.  MAY THEY BE RICHLY BLESSED AND PROSPEROUS IN ALL THEY SET THEIR HAND TO! PRESIDENTS TABLE SPONSORS Victoria Ro Homes – Realtor: victoria@victoriarohomes.com Redwood Commercial – Commerial Real Estate, Property Management, Leasing: www.redwoodcommercial.net/ Tucker | Nong & Associates – Attorneys at Law: www.tuckerlawpllc.com/ CITY Lending Inc.

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Open Arms News – November 2018

Open Arms Worldwide News November – 2018   “One Such Child” Merchandise coming soon! – In Matthew 18:5 Jesus said, “And whoever welcomes one such child in my name, welcomes me.” Those words were the inspiration for a line of merch from Open Arms that will be available for purchase later this month.  Inspired by the art of the children of Open Arms, these will

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Open Arms “Art Company” Dance Team Wins Big in Argentina!

  This past weekend the children of Open Arms that participate in the dance ministry with Art Company dance school, under the direction of nationally recognized instructor Gisele Vieira, traveled by bus to Argentina to participate in their first ever international dance competition.   Many of these children have never even traveled outside their own city, much less their country.  With the financial support of many generous sponsors

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Dance Team wins 1st Place in National Competition! Argentina’s Next!

The Art Company/Open Arms dance team competed in one of Brazil’s largest national dance competitions this month. With more than 2,000 dancers competing and judges, dancers, and instructors from around the world (including several from here in the US) this was the biggest stage yet for our kids. And guess what? They won 1st place for their category! Fourteen (14) of these young people

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