News in English for Distrito Sabanas

Friday 25 May 2018

On Thursday and Friday, our training courses provided in cooperation with SENA commenced in the two communities of La Isla (Sampues) and Pueblecito (Palmito).

Friday 11 May 2018

Today, we have launched a new livelihoods project in two indigenous Zenu communities within Sucre: La Isla, Sampues and Pueblecito, Palmito.

Friday 9 March 2018

Our musical group Pisando Fuerte UM, has been a great support, through its youth initiative, to the public policies of youth in the department of Sucre.

Tuesday 20 February 2018

Last week, a group of nine volunteers from the West Ohio Conference of the United States visited Brisas.  They worked tirelessly in the construction of the new church building, as well as sharing worship and ministry with the men, women and children of the village.

Tuesday 6 February 2018

The water system at Brisas continues to operate successfully, and the majority of the residents collect their water from the raised water tower in the centre of the village.

Sunday 14 January 2018

After months of construction, involving the cooperation of village residents, groups of volunteers from the United States and professional tradesmen, we are delighted to announce that the electric water pump in Brisas del Mar was today switched on, marking the completion of the project to provide

Sunday 24 September 2017

During the national festival of Brisas del Mar, 14 children celebrated their first communion and 13 more were baptised.

The Bishop, Juan Alberto Cardona, ran sessions with the children and their parents to explain the meaning of communion, and officiated during the ceremony itself.

Wednesday 16 August 2017

7 volunteers from the Western Pennsylvania Methodist Conference, in the United States, came to Brisas del Mar this week.