“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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About two years into our prison ministry here in Bolivia we realized two things. One, that a huge help to our friends as they transitioned out of the prison would be to help provide work and a space to meet with them and encourage them in the lord. Two, that Bolivians love American cakes and desserts. Ea...
This month, was in many ways very revealing for us. We are a family of the Kingdom of God that set their gaze more passionately on the prison. We have so much that we could do, because the need is incredible. Above all, when there’s so much injustice, that you can clearly see, personally I’m so moved by...
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...
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