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Congregational missionary work in Puerto Rico

conducted by the American Missionary Association

by H. Paul Douglass

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Published by The Association in New York .
Written in English

  • American Missionary Association.,
  • Congregational churches -- Missions -- Puerto Rico.,
  • Missions -- Puerto Rico.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarlan Paul Douglass.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. :
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23565002M

    two congregations celebrate missionary anniversaries Last September, a celebration was held to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Sisters of Divine Providence in Puerto Rico. The many Sisters who accepted the call to missionary work in the early days shared common character traits. They were adventurous, welcoming challenge and opportunity. Puerto Rico is known as "la isla del encanto" a rough translation would be "the enchanted island". By the time I left to return to my senior year of college, I wanted, as much as I'd ever wanted anything, to return for many long term Puerto Rican mission trips. of Puerto Rico in , and the Evangelical Council of Puerto Rico in ). - Church of God Pentecostal, International Mission (affiliated with the Assemblies of God from to ; founded by Juan L. Lugo and Salomón Feliciano). Jerrod and Bernadette Montgomery's missionaries to Puerto Rico Independent Fundamental Baptist Missionaries, sent out of Faith Baptist Church

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Puerto Rico was my home from the summer of until the end of I served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the San Juan Puerto Rico Mission.

I remember when I read the letter about where I was going to serve for the next 18 months and saw Puerto Rico, I was not quite sure where that was. The issue of Fuente: The Missionary Review of the World featured a map of Puerto Rico carved out to depict “zones of influence” for nine major Protestant denominations: Presbyterian, Methodist, Baptist, Congregational, United Brethren, Christian Church, Lutheran, Missionary Alliance, and Disciples of Christ.

Each zone was established. Puerto Rico Antigua y Barbuda Missionary work began in St. John's, Antigua, on 19 Maywhen President Kenneth Zabriskie of the West Indies Mission visited the governor of Antigua and received permission to station missionaries on the island.

As we continue our work, we praise God for opening up opportunities for us and allow us to change hearts and lives of the people serve. We would like to invite you to join us in God's will to spread the Gospel, plant new churches and aid the forgotten people of Puerto Rico.

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Focal Points; Bruce Howell Video Update. About Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico is a Caribbean island and unincorporated U.S. territory with a landscape of green mountains, waterfalls and the tropical rainforest of El Yunque National Forest.

It's known for its white-sand beaches and coral reefs, popular for snorkeling, diving, surfing and sailing. Many Puerto Ricans sought jobs on the US. The dominant religion in Puerto Rico is Roman Catholicism. Year Entered by BMM Past/Current Work.

In the early s James and Janet Stinedurf and Theodore and Ruth Hummel joined Baptist Mid-Missions. They had previously worked in Puerto Rico with another mission. The Fundamental Baptist Church of Caguas was established. LDS Church and Missionary Work in Puerto Rico.

Boundaries: The U.S. island territory of Puerto Rico. District Office Staff. Rev. Javier Gomez Marrero DMin, District Superintendent. Rev. Rafael (Rafy) Candelaria Acosta, Director of Ministry to Local Church Leaders; Rev.

Jose Perez, Director of Ministry to Official Workers ; Mrs. Brenda Rodriguez, Director of Missions Mobilizations. Puerto Rico - Caribbean. SinceBIMI has had representation on the Island of Puerto Rico.

Glen Foster was first to begin a work in the San Juan area. About the same time, Al Sligh came and built a military ministry near Roosevelt Roads Naval Base. Since then the BIMI family on Puerto Rico has grown to include 21 individuals.

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"The first Lutheran congregation in Puerto Rico was organized on Jan. 1,with 23 members. The name of the congregation was First English Evangelical Lutheran Church of San Juan," he said. "The first recorded Puerto Rican to become actively engaged in the work of the Lutheran church was Gabriela Cuervos.

Puerto Rico Christian Mission, Tallmadge, Ohio. likes 2 talking about this. Sharing the good news of the gospel of Jesus Christ in Puerto Rico by building relationships through outreach Followers: The United Church of Christ (UCC) is a mainline Protestant Christian denomination based in the United States, with historical confessional roots in the Congregational, Reformed, and Lutheran traditions, and with approximately 4, churches andmembers.

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Churches of Christ came to Puerto Rico through the work of Byrl Brockman, Clark Hannah, and Joe McKissick in the early ’s. Other missionaries followed resulting in 32 churches with adherents today. Puerto Rico Missions/Rivero Family.

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The Rev. Edwin González-Castillo, Stated Clerk of the San Juan Presbytery in Puerto Rico, says the biggest challenge he is facing in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria is communications.

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Frank Laubach (), a Congregational missionary who developed an interest working with the Moro people of Mindanao and on relations between. LDS Church growth in the neighboring Dominican Republic has greatly outpaced Puerto Rico as in early there were approximatelymembers, 18 stakes, 10 districts, and congregations despite the Church performing concentrated missionary activity in Puerto Rico for a decade longer than in the Dominican Republic.

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