Abante International Partners with Iniciativa Comunitaria to Prepare Lot

Beba SchlottmannEvent Photos, News, Puerto Rico

Hato Rey, PUERTO RICO The Abante International team partnered once again with the local organization Iniciativa Comunitaria to help clean up a lot with an abandoned building which has been donated by another organization in order to provide a safe place for young people to visit, play, learn and stay out of trouble; a sort of “Teen Center”.  The plan … Read More

An Abante Thanksgiving

Brian SchlottmannEvent Photos, News, Puerto Rico

Dorado, PUERTO RICO Thanksgiving is a major holiday in America, and the Abante International team was not about to play low on this holiday just because they were many miles away from home.  That morning, the team participated in a Sunrise service with the Raudal de adoracion church.  Following the service, Everyone participated in a dessert exchange activity, for which … Read More

Abante International Participates in the Puerto Rico Pastors Kid’s Retreat

Beba SchlottmannEvent Photos, News, Puerto Rico

Trujillo Alto, PUERTO RICO The Abante International team participated in a Pastors Kid’s Retreat with youth from all over the island.  Puerto Rico Church of God Youth and CE Director, Luis Nieves invited the team to serve by helping the local team with several needs as they presented themselves. Colleague Alec Bryce Lee Smith spoke at this event about trusting … Read More

Abante International Participates in Missions Banquet

Beba SchlottmannEvent Photos, News, Puerto Rico

Vega Baja, PUERTO RICO The Abante International team was invited to participate in a Missions Banquet put together by the leadership of the Raudal de Adoracion church in Vega Baja.  The team helped set up tables and chairs and decorations as well as participated in the program through song and the performance of an interpretive dance.  The purpose of the … Read More

Abante International Featured at the Wesleyan Academy’s School Assembly

Beba SchlottmannEvent Photos, News, Puerto Rico

Guayanabo, PUERTO RICO The Abante International team visited the Wesleyan Academy.  Colleague Graciela Colon made the contact with the leadership of the academy and invited the team to provide the program for a chapel service.  The team led worship, shared stories and colleague Leah Smith spoke to the class about Loving one another with humility.  Afterwards, several of the colleagues … Read More

Abante International Partners with Raudal de Adoracion

Beba SchlottmannEvent Photos, News, Puerto Rico

Vega Baja, PUERTO RICO The Abante International team has partnered with pastor Pablo Valentin and the Raudal de Adoracion church in Vega Baja, PR to work together with community projects, missions work and leadership training and support while the team is stationed in the island.  The team joined the worship and  missions endeavors of the church and supported special events … Read More

Abante Teams Up with Chi Alpha ATL

Brian SchlottmannAtlanta, Event Photos, News

ATLANTA, GA— On September 5th and 6th, the Abante International team traveled to Georgia Tech for two days of partnered ministry with Chi Alpha ATL. Chi Alpha ATL is an interdenominational campus ministry filled with students who desire to connect to God, each other and their campus. On Wednesday, Dale Stephens, the director of Chi Alpha at Georgia Tech, briefed … Read More

Commissioning Service

Brian SchlottmannAtlanta, Event Photos, News

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA Commissioning Service On Sunday, August 19, 2012, our newest colleagues and their families gathered together at Lawrenceville Church of God to begin their journey with Abante International. The team attended Lawrenceville Church of God’s Sunday morning service with a message given by Abante International’s director, Brian Schlottmann. During the service, all of our colleagues experienced an overwhelming out … Read More

Sacra Ductu Report

Brian SchlottmannAtlanta, Event Photos, News

  LAWRENCEVILLE, GA Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing. – Helen Keller On Saturday, June 9, 2012, three students celebrated the culmination of Abante International’s pilot year. These young pioneers completed nine months of international travel, missions work, leadership and discipleship training, and global networking with cultures from all over the world. At the Sacra Ductu celebration, they … Read More

Poland 2012

Brian SchlottmannEvent Photos, Germany, News

A great “Thank You” is extended to all of those who called and emailed well-wishes to the Abante Team in the past weeks. Your prayers were not in vain and God has allowed the team to do a great work in Piekary and Bytom, Poland. Early Monday morning following Easter, the Abante Team in cooperation with Jivko Jeliazkov and the … Read More