Joel Frans Adolph Carlson

The church Assembly of God arrived the Pernambuco, in 1918, through the Swedish missionaries Joel Frans Adolph Carlson and Signe Charlota Carlson, that before coming to our State, had passed a period of time in Belm of Par to perfect the Portuguese language. In 1910, the young Swedish missionaries Gunnar Vingren and Daniel Berg had been sent by God to Brazil after passing a time in the United States. He was in ground American where if he radiated the pentecostal fire cited in Acts of the Apstolos, chapter 2, and that one would even spread for the world reaching in them in the current days, a promise Mr. when affirmed its Disciples, saying: ' ' But, you will receive to be able, when the Espirito Santo to go down on you, and will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, all Judia and Samaria, and until the confines of the Terra' '. Acts of the Apstolos, chapter 1, verse 8. Daniel Berg and Gunnar Vingren had arrived the Belm in the 19 day November of 1910. Until then, they were part of the Church Baptist of America. The Methodist shepherd Justus folloied them to Nelson to the Church Baptist in Belm, it presented and them to the responsible one for the work, shepherd Noble Raymond.

E, thus, the missionaries had started to live in the dependences of the church. The young missionaries had the heart avivado for the Espirito Santo, and prayed without ceasing, of day and night. This fact called the attention some members of the church, that had started to censure them, considering them as fanatic for dedicating as much time to the conjunct. But this did not shake them. With nimbleness and eloquncia, they had continued to nail to the salvation in Christ Jesus and the baptism with the Espirito Santo, always alicerados in the Holy Writs. As result of the conjuncts, some members of that Church Baptist had believed in the truths of the complete Evangelho that the missionaries announced.

Ensinar Kardec Man

It constantly announced to be needing employed working in its farm, but the majority of the people was demonstrated little made use to work in farms in that region. They feared the horrorosas storms that literally swept the farms, causing estragos in the plantations and the local constructions. The search for new used was constant and the refusals that the farmer also received. Certain day, however, a man of stature low, lean, to half age, if approached to the farmer asking: He is looking farmer to you? In reply, the farmer asked then: You are a good farmer? Well ….. I can sleep while the winds blow, I answered the small man …… Although confused with the reply, the farmer, needed new employees, he contracted it. Throughout the first months the man worked well around of the farm, remaining itself busy since the dawn until the one for of the sun, leaving the sufficiently satisfied farmer with the result of its work.

Then, in a cold night, the wind uivou noisily. Scared, the farmer jumped of the bed, grasped a lampio and ran until the lodging of the employees. He shook the small man and he cried out: He raises! A storm is arriving very quickly! We need to moor everything so that the things are not dragged! For the surprise of the farmer, the small man looked at the farmer calmly and said with firm voice: Not Sir! I spoke to it: I can sleep while the winds blow. Infuriated with the reply, the farmer felt itself attemped to fire the small man immediately, however she was necessary to hurry the actions at that moment and to prepare the place for the storm that quickly advanced. He would deal with the employee later. However, when covering the farm, for its amazement, it discovered that all the haystacks were covered with canvas, firmly imprisoned to the ground; the cattle well was protected in the granary, the chickens in the fisheries and all the doors were very well stopped, well closed windows insurances.

Everything very moored well; it swims could be dragged. It was then that the farmer understood, finally, what its employee wanted to say ….. It returned for its bed and it came back to sleep tranquilamente, while the wind blew fort there is. When in we find them well prepared physical and spiritual, it does not have nothing to fear. We can continue sleeping calm while the strong winds blow in our lives!