Belgium

Navarre First Assembly of God members build church in Belgium

Navarre First Assembly of God members build church in Belgium

A year and a half ago, a team of Navarre handymen loaded into a plane and flew over the Atlantic to the tiny town of Botassart in the southern part of Belgium near the border of France. The team were missionaries from Navarre First Assembly of God, and they were setting out to build a […]

God’s big work done in a tiny place

God’s big work done in a tiny place

Belgium is known for three Cs: coffee, chocolate and cheese. Christ is not high on the list, said Navarre First Assembly of God Pastor John Skipper. Church member Fred Aylstock said the area is devoid of evangelical worship. “You have heard of Europe being the ‘Dark Continent,’” he said. “Well statistically they say there are […]

Spreading love and encouragement from Navarre to Belgium, Italy

Spreading love and encouragement from Navarre to Belgium, Italy

Not all foreign mission work is about going to the poorest nations to feed the destitute. Not all mission trips require the missionaries to abandon modern conveniences like electricity and plumbing. Not all mission work is about meeting people’s basic needs. But all missions are about spreading love. That is what Navarre First Assembly of […]

Adult Literacy in Santa Rosa County

Adult Literacy in Santa Rosa County

In a recently released study done by the Program for the International Assessment for Adult Competencies (PIAAC), average scores for literacy were assessed comparatively among 34 developed countries. Scores were based on results received in testing of adults aged 16-65. While scores for literacy in the U.S. were not significantly different than the average PIAAC […]