The APWM blog has a short report on the opening of the church building of the Dili Congregation of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Timor Leste. This building represents a significant step in community recognition of the work of this group of believers. There are a couple more pictures at the APWM post.

The building will be officially opened next month. Taken from Robert’s Facebook posting: “I arrived in Timor Leste when visibility was very limited. February 2000. Dili was on fire, as was much of the country. Terrible suffering all round. Out of the ashes the new nation began to regroup, and many folk from around the …

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This news about the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Timor Leste’s new building in Dili comes from APWM. Robert Benn is currently in Timor Leste for APWM. Here are some photos of the church building in the capital, Dili. Thank you to everyone who gave through PresAID to make this possible. Robert writes ‚ÄúThis Evangelical Presbyterian …

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Before the full federal church committee meetings take place this week, the Timor Leste Committee (more like a task force, or even a semi-autonomous collective, really) of the Australian Presbyterian World Mission conduct our annual face to face meeting. It’s a helpful time as we coordinate plans and purposes to partner with the Evangelical Presbyterian …

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