Going with God

After 16 years of Sundays this was our last at New Covenant Fellowship. Serving as assistant pastors with our Brazilian brothers and sisters has forever changed and marked our hearts and lives. We have learned so much more than just Portuguese and how to enjoy a good plate of Vaca Atolada ( cow stuck in…

Fairest Lord Jesus

Here is a hymn I shared t church some weeks back. Our bi-lingual congregation is unique so our worship is constantly pushing the limits of what we experience and how we express it to God. My prayer is that you may be blessed today. Surely our Lord Jesus is fairest of all!  

Take My Life Worship session One

Take my life and let it be – Consecrated Lord to Thee… Francis Havergal 1873 Hebrews 12:28 Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe   As a worship leader myself I recognize my own tendency to push people….

A Glimpse into a Worship Translators Life

If you read our Theme statement at praise2worship you would see that I work as one member of a worship team. What most of you may not know is that our church is bi-lingual (Portuguese/English) and that we transition from one language to the other during the worship time. Often many of our classic hymns…

Here is Love – English /Portuguese version

In our church, bilingual worship is the norm. Our congregation is primarily from Brazil with a few from the Cape Verde Islands sprinkled in. We sing alternately in Portuguese and English in most of the services. Here is just a simple example of how things went last night during the offering. Love to hear from…