Monthly Archives: November 2013
Seven Hispanic theology students have finished four different pre-seminary courses from the Center for Hispanic Studies at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis.
We have received approval from the Florida-Georgia District to charter our Bethlehem Haitian Church – LCMS as a member congregation of the LCMS.
Pastor Andre Mezilus was ordained on August 18, 2013 as a pastor of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod.
We made plans for two more men to begin formal preparation for the pastoral ministry in 2014 through the distance education programs of Concordia Seminary, ST. Louis. MO.
6 baptisms for Hispanic ministry (seven more are expected soon)
7 baptisms for Haitian ministry (four more are expected soon)
English classes in Immokalee have expanded to four days a week, Monday through Thursday.
We have experienced a 69% increase in the number of English language students in our Immokalee Amigos Center.
We are on track to provide legal immigration services to 15% more people this year than last, an all-time record high. This is mainly due to a realigning of priorities in our Bonita Springs immigration office.