It was 1982 when a young Nicaraguan, located in the United States, arrived to SENDAS obeying a call from God to prepare to be a pastor. During the four years that followed, he studied diligently and graduated with a Licensure in Theology in 1985. After more than three decades, his influence on the Spanish-speaking church as well as the Latin American church in the world has produced new pastors who are now serving in many parts of the globe. The …
With a desire to participate in the “Encounter 2018” event, Dr. Jerry D. Porter and his wife Toni were guests on the SENDAS campus for nearly two weeks.
Jerry was president of SENDAS from 1979 to 1986, and he developed an ambitious and innovative program of study by extension, unprecedented in the Church of the Nazarene and in Latin America. In July of 1982, there were already 600 students taking courses via the extension system, located in 15 different districts.
From June 26 through July 13, 2018, Costa Rica hosted the event “Encounter 2018.” Approximately 500 adults, teens, and adolescents from the USA-Canada Region gathered for this event. SENDAS hosted the various groups who came to participate.
During the two-week event, teams were dispersed to work with different Nazarene churches in Costa Rica toward the goal of impacting local communities where Churches of the Nazarene were located.
Each church put into practice various forms of evangelism including sporting events, the …
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