“The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me because the Lord has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives, and release from darkness for the prisoners…” — Isaiah 61:1 (NIV)
Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Bolivia
The vision of Iris Gran Familia is to be the Family of God together. We long to worship intimately as family and show love to others in a practical way, which invites them to be part of the Family. We go past the edge of our limits and invite people out of the darkness into His perfect light.
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Four years ago when we started ministering in the prison here in Santa Cruz we met a young woman. She was wanting to practice her English and I was struggling to learn Spanish. Due to my lack of language a lot of my ministry in the prison in the beginning was giving food and trying my best to love people...
When I (Jon) first started going into Palmasola, I usually went in alone, because we didn't really know anyone else who visited the prison consistently and one of us had to stay behind to care for our kids. I was freaked out, didn't really speak much Spanish, and felt really unequipped (exactly the way...
God is so faithful!!!! We wanted to share a beautiful testimony from this past week?? God provided land for us to purchase here in Santa Cruz near the prison and we have begin building our family center. It’s a long process BUT we have begun building the wall on the property and a few small buildi...
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