Building the Kingdom One Brick at a Time

  • 17 November 2010

Lucas Bento stands with President Loren Spendlove, left, as Lucas is sustained as the Luaha Group leader.

Lucas Bento found the Church when he had to leave his native country of Mozambique to get medical treatment in Portugal. After his recovery, he returned to his isolated village in Mozambique and taught the gospel to his family and other villagers. When the missionaries came to Luaha two years after Lucas’s baptism, 18 members of Lucas’s family were ready for baptism.

Read the full story about how the gospel came to Luaha and how the members sacrificed to build their own brick building amid homes of mud and sticks.