‘Saudades’: Brazilians Embrace Renewal

Written on May 24, 2019 by Renewal Ministries Staff

This article originally appeared in Renewal Ministries’ May 2019 newsletter. By Patti Mansfield “Patti, I have a great feeling that you will be in my country one day.” These words were scrawled on a postcard from Rio sent to me by a Brazilian Jesuit in 1971. They proved to be prophetic! Since 1994, I have […]

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Homosexual Acts Cannot Move Us Closer to God

Written on May 11, 2019 by Renewal Ministries Staff

This article originally appeared online at The National Catholic Register. By Msgr. Charles Pope In recent remarks, Pete Buttigieg, Democratic presidential candidate and mayor of South Bend, Indiana, remarked that his same-sex “marriage” to Chasten Glezman has brought him closer to God. His remarks were directed toward Vice President Mike Pence, who is on record […]

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Be Love Revolution Joins Renewal Ministries’ Family

Written on May 10, 2019 by Renewal Ministries Staff

In January, Renewal Ministries welcomed Be Love Revolution (BLR) into its family. Be Love Revolution is an outreach primarily to high-school-aged young women that is led by Debbie Herbeck and a team of young adult women with hearts for serving the next generation. “I am very grateful—and in amazement—how Be Love Revolution has grown to […]

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Peter Thompson: Answering the Call

Written on April 12, 2019 by Renewal Ministries Staff

Peter Thompson recently retired as Renewal Ministries’ country coordinator to Kenya, after more than twenty-one years of serving on Renewal Ministries’ mission trips and fifteen years as a country coordinator. Peter is retiring, because he will celebrate his eightieth birthday this year and believes it is time to pass on the reins. Bohumir (Bohus) Zivcak, […]

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‘Let Your Faith Rise Up’

Written on March 30, 2019 by Renewal Ministries Staff

By Al Mansfield Just over a year ago, I was praying. I was very concerned about some things in the Church, in our country, and in the world. I admit that I was feeling somewhat discouraged and lacking in faith and hope. Then I was surprised to sense the Lord speaking a word to my […]

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