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    Daughters of Jerusalem

    I have always looked upon Solomon's Songs as the personification of Jesus and the Church: pure, intense, real, true relationship. Before even going to the avenu...

    Treasures in the Crowd

    Today was my first time at a gay parade and, frankly, I did not really know what to expect. All I knew was that God was going to be there. Before we left the ba...

    Stories from the Streets

    From Gillian, a visitor: This night was different. Amid the open sewers, mounds of rubbish, relentless heat, roaming chickens and mangey dogs, we were wel...

    U.S. 2017 Fall Tour – Nic Billman

    If you live near or are visiting any of these areas, come on out and hear Nic Billman share stories and music from the work of Shores of Grace! 9/1, 7pm, 9...

    Where Jesus Is

    "For me it was shocking to arrive at the city square where we do "Street Church" and see the reality of those people. Children sniffing "shoe glue" and people w...

    Rain season

    In Recife we have two seasons - 9 months of summer, and 3 months of rain.  Monsoon season is a little cooler than the rest of the year in Northeast Brazil, howe...

    On the Shore

    I’ve never been far from the church. At three weeks old, I was baptized in the congregation where I learned what love and support looked like at their best - a ...

    Holiday

    Sunday morning: backpack ready, paint cans and enthusiasm for doing something new. Without knowing exactly what awaited us, we left the Shores base for Holiday,...

    Being Naked

    There is a level of intimacy that words can not express. This connection of intimacy between two persons that allows one to know the other in an infinite way. W...

    Blessings Go With You

    After six years serving Shores of Grace here in Recife Luke, Alisan and their kids are moving back to Philadelphia next week to start a new Shores mission t...
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