10th annual Winter Congress

Our dear friend Jeff Bush was the keynote speaker at for our 10th annual Winter Congress (yes, we are in the middle of winter in Chile).  Jeff did a fantastic job as usual sharing God’s Word and encouraging our people. We are very grateful for his time and investment! Each night of the Congress was packed with people from all … Read More

Jason Holt10th annual Winter Congress

Evangelistic outreach – Getting caught up #3

One of our outreach ministries during the first two months of the new church plant was evangelistic English classes. Our goal was to sign up 40-50 students for 8 weeks of classes while building friendships and sharing the gospel. But, we overwhelmingly underestimated what was about to happen… On our registration night, instead of signing up 50 students… over 400 showed … Read More

Jason HoltEvangelistic outreach – Getting caught up #3

Unique advantage – high dollar exchange rate!

The dollar is giving us a unique advantage The dollar exchange rate has reached an unusually high mark this week, which brings down the total we need for Life Baptist Church’s land! With the volatile dollar rate in Chile, who knows how long we’ll enjoy this strategic advantage. We could save over $2,000 dollars if we exchange now! So how … Read More

Jason HoltUnique advantage – high dollar exchange rate!

The Smitheys are now in Chile – caught up #2

Just a couple of weeks after launching the new church, the Smitheys arrived to Chile! Our family has been good friends with the Smitheys since our time together in Bible college nearly 15 years ago! We are very excited to see them settled into Chile and hard at work in language school. Pray for the Smitheys and get to know … Read More

Jason HoltThe Smitheys are now in Chile – caught up #2

First two months – Getting caught up

A little over two months ago, we launched Liberty Baptist Church in Santiago, Chile!  Since our first Sunday, over a dozen people have made a profession of faith, more than 100 people have visited one of our services, and several families are now being discipled. We are overwhelmed at God’s grace and are eternally grateful for the privilege to serve … Read More

Jason HoltFirst two months – Getting caught up

Life’s church land update

Since posting our newsletter yesterday, one of our supporters has committed to give $1,400 for church land for Life Baptist Church!! Praise the Lord with us! Current status: $15,650 given – $25,350 needed

Jason HoltLife’s church land update

10 days until launch Sunday

Please pray with us! In just 10 short days, we launch Liberty Baptist in Santiago, Chile.  I’ll be working along side one of our Bible college students, Francisco Barra. Prayer request: God to be glorified in all. God’s Word to have free course. Souls to be saved. Wisdom to organize and lead well. Thank you for helping us reach Chile … Read More

Jason Holt10 days until launch Sunday

First month update – 21% raised

During the first month of our 40K in 4 months project God provided $8,750 for Life Baptist Church’s land! We are so thankful to all who gave in April and to all who continue to pray with us about this great need. If God is leading you to help us purchase this property, please send us an email so we can rejoice … Read More

Jason HoltFirst month update – 21% raised

Baptisms at Life Baptist #40Kin4months

  Recently we shared the need to raise $41,000 dollars in the next 4 months to purchase land for Life Baptist Church (Iglesia Bautista Vida) in Santiago, Chile.  This young church is enthusiastically committed to preaching the gospel and discipling new converts!  It’s exciting to see them grow and thrive. Enjoy the pictures below from their baptismal service earlier this month … Read More

Jason HoltBaptisms at Life Baptist #40Kin4months