CONNECTING THE MISSIONS-HEARTED

TO THE MISSION FIELD
We hope that God uses these updates to challenge you to do more for the cause of world missions
Assumption Day

Assumption Day

Today is Assumption Day, a Catholic tradition commemorating Mary’s supposed bodily ascension into heaven. While most in Chile will observe this holiday by catching up on sleep, spending time with family, or shopping, a faithful few will go to mass, light...
Expanding Their Reach

Expanding Their Reach

Drug cartels are expanding their reach into Chile; this and the public safety it threatens are some of the government’s top challenges. Though Chile has been relatively stable politically and economically with low crime rates compared to other countries in Latin...

Chile’s Youngest President

On Friday, March 11, 36-year-old Gabriel Boric was sworn in as Chile’s newest president. He leads a young cabinet of 14 women and 10 men, including a few former student leaders. Boric plans to tackle inequality, the ongoing draft of the new constitution,...
1, 2, 3, 4…

1, 2, 3, 4…

This week, Chile becomes the first country in Latin America to offer a 4th dose of the COVID vaccine. The country has one of the highest vaccination rates in the world, with 85% fully vaccinated. Over half the country has also received the 3rd booster shot. The...