We are Benjamin and Patricia Broyles and our daughters Audrey (4 years old) and Hadassa (1 year old). We are missionaries to the Balkans and it has been a privilege to raise our children in full time ministry.
Church planting – We have the privilege to spend a year and a half on staff working in a new church plant in
the state of São Paulo – Brazil.
Children’s ministry: Planned and directed VBS, and started a Children’s weekly Bible club.
Evangelism: Went door to door knocking, passing out tracks and invitations, as well as engaging in
conversations to share the Gospel.
Discipleship: Had the opportunity to teach several Bible studies, and disciple individuals to be true
followers of Christ.
Youth ministry: Working with the youth was especially exciting to see because of their desire and excitement to learn and act out the Word of God. We created fun activities and specific Bible lessons that would lead them to Christ and help them in their walk with Christ.
Preaching: Was given many opportunities to preach in several different Churches and help fill-in for
Camp Ministry: Organized and directed several different events for Camp.
Pastoring – Spent one year as a senior pastor of Igreja Batista Vida & Paz in the state of Rio de Janeiro Brazil. During this time I had the great privilege of preaching the Word of God during services and teaching the Bible for Sunday school.
Organized outreach and evangelism in the neighborhood where the church was.
Visited and encouraged members and visitors that came to the church, which was always a great to
see God Work.
We also started a soccer outreach at the church that allowed me to work with young men, preach the
Gospel and invite them to church.
Taught counseling sessions and intense discipleship.
It was simply a great joy to pastor and have the opportunity to lead people to Christ, disciple the
believers, and help Christians in their spiritual growth.
Associate Pastor – I had the privilege to serve as the Associate Pastor under Pastor Joshua Stock at Calvary Baptist Church in Dayton TN. While there we led the Youth ministry, directed the choir, helped in VBS, visited, preached, taught Sunday School and children’s church. It was an honor and blessing to serve at Calvary Baptist Church.