Sergio and Andrea Duarte write:
This past Sunday we celebrated our Christmas Program at church. It was a very special service, and we praise the Lord for answering our prayers: several parents of the Sunday School kids came, as well as unsaved family members and relatives. Gabriel preached an excellent message exalting our Savior and presenting the Gospel. Please pray for fruit from the seed that
May Christ be the center of all of our celebrations, and let us lift on high the true meaning of Christmas! Thank you for your faithful support through prayers and finances for the ministry in Uruguay and our family!
Lord willing our family will move to Montevideo the third week of February to continue serving Him there. We appreciate your prayers as we face many changes and challenges. Gabriel Martinez (FEBU graduate) and his family have been interim with us for a year, and he will take on the leadership at the church in Fray Bentos. By His grace, we have been serving the Lord in Fray Bentos for the past 22 years! We are trusting in Him as He leads this next chapter in our lives. The Lord has been burdening our hearts to continue in the training of a new generation of laborers; therefore we will be more involved at the college (FEBU), as well as serving at a local church.