You may have seen occasional reports about the riots in Chile following a rise in metro fares. Although this may have been a trigger point, tensions have been brewing for a long time due to the great inequality in the country as this BBC report explains. Paula, our representative in Chile says: The events of… [Continue Reading]
President Piñera has declared most of the Valparaíso region to be a disaster zone following one of the driest winters in the last 70 years. Rainfall in the July 21 to September 21 period was only 70mm compared to the expected 255mm. This follows a similar declaration in the Santiago region a month earlier. To… [Continue Reading]
Pastor Ronny Pulgar continues in his ministry to the people of Porvenir, Tierra del Fuego, visiting families and taking words of encouragement and prayer. This requires a considerable commitment of time as the ferry takes about two and a half hours each way across the Straits of Magellan from Punta Arenas where Ronny is based.
We are sad to report that Patricia Ann Page, the wife of Chile for Christ’s founding director Arnold V Page, left this earth on August 12th, 2019, at the age of 77. It was in August 1970 that Ann and her young Methodist minister husband asked the Lord where he wanted them to serve him… [Continue Reading]
We have just received this report from our contacts in the church in Osorno. Osorno is in a state of emergency due to contamination of drinking water. From Thursday 11-21 July the city of Osorno remained without a supply of drinking water owing to an accident which originated in the storage plant of water from… [Continue Reading]
Wonderful news from Gerd and Rosi Bergmann – their School for Transformational Leadership has been officially accepted as part of YWAM’s University of the Nations. Gerd writes: Our school lives in the faculty of counseling and is open for all who have successfully completed a DTS and have some years of ministry and leadership experience… [Continue Reading]
Do you use the PrayerMate app? We now have our own feed which you can subscribe to in order to get the latest prayer requests from Chile for Christ. Find out more here. If you have a smartphone but don’t yet use PrayerMate, do give it a try. It’s a great way to make sure… [Continue Reading]
We are thrilled to have received two very generous donations in the last few weeks, which have come just as we were praying for more resources to meet current needs in Chile. One of them was from a long term supporter who sold a house and gave a gift to Chile for Christ from the… [Continue Reading]