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
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
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
Open Arms Worldwide News 2nd Quarter – 2016 OAW Opens 3rd Indigenous Children’s Outreach This quarter a team from our headquarters in Assis, Brazil came alongside another OA agent of hope, Sarita Romeiro, to kick-off our 3rd mission outreach in the indigenous area of central-western Brazil. Please be praying for Sarita as she is now overseeing 4 mission locations in an area that is
Open Arms Worldwide News November, 2015 Open Arms Camp – Assis 2016 Team from 4 area churches to travel to Brazil This January a team from 4 area churches will be traveling to Brazil to work with Open Arms running an evangelistic camp for 350-400 children from our outreach projects in that region. You can be part of that team by following our news
From July 8 through July 18, The Bridge Community Church, of Morrisville, NC, sent a team of 7 people to work with Open Arms Worldwide in Florestópolis, Brazil. We partnered with about 20 other missionaries and volunteers from Londrina, Assis, and Florestópolis for a week of teaching, training, and encouraging of the local team in their important work with the children of Florestópolis. We
Well after almost a month we are still sifting through the hundreds of wonderful photos that were taken to document our first ever Family Mission Trip with Open Arms. Here is a sampling for you to enjoy. If you haven’t read our report yet you can click HERE.
DAY ONE – SATURDAY, MARCH 28th It took us 23 hours door to door, but we escaped winter. And now we’re sweating, but very joyful to be here at Limão Verde. Praise God for safe travels as we took two flights and a very bumpy bus ride over a red dirt “road.” We were greeted with a birthday party for a one-year-old girl, the