Stories
Open to Serve
Planting a church in La Unión, Ecuador, was going to be more difficult than Víctor Medrana thought. The local priest spoke out against the Bible studies Víctor was starting. He encouraged people to sign a petition to get the...

MNM Latin America Headquarters Rocked by 7.8-magnitude Earthquake
Ecuador experienced a massive 7.8-magnitude earthquake on its west coast Saturday evening, April 16. This has been called “the worst natural disaster to hit Ecuador since 1949” (AP.org). News reports have placed the number of...

Mekritda’s Story
One evening in the Tanzanian village of Igogo-Sengerema, 15-year-old Mekritda fell unconscious. She awoke a few minutes later but felt like a very different person. The next morning she realized she lost both her hearing and the...

The Best Step
A personal relationship with God wasn’t really part of what Rigoberto and Irma had been taught. Their religion had simply been something they both grew up with and helped them fit in with their neighbors in San Jerónimo, Honduras...

Paul's Story
Paul N. was the first of his denomination to “test the waters” with Multiplication Network Ministries (MNM). When he did so, he saw how beneficial the church planter training could be. From that first introduction, Paul used some...

Finding Answers
Marcelo Cervantes’ church in Ibarra, Ecuador was seeing that people would come to their church but they wouldn’t return. Something wasn’t working but they weren’t sure how to determine what it was. Then Marcelo was invited...

Weariness to Renewal
When she first came to Nuevo Israel Church at the invitation of a friend, Shirley Ríos was depressed. The pressures of life weighing her down were beginning to overwhelm her. Her husband was without a job and she had to provide...

Segundo's Story
Segundo Celante has been serving in the church for ten years now. He is the coordinator with the Evangelical Covenant Church in the Quichua* district in Ecuador. Recently Segundo was invited to attend a training with...

Sergio’s Story
Sergio Gallegos is the pastor of the Central Baptist Church in Sonora, Mexico. He thought he knew all there was to know about church planting but he attended a seminar with Multiplication Network Ministries (MNM) and was...

Víctor's Story
"I felt a special call in my heart to plant a church. I have a passion for the souls of those who do not yet know the Lord and I wanted to do something that would make a difference," shares Víctor Cunalata. He went to his pastor...