Missionaries Wieske and VanSpronsen are helping plant this church under the supervision of the Church at Recife. The congregation has a local leadership group of one elder and two deacons. Other men are being trained for office.
Fortaleza (Fortress) is the state capital of Ceará, located in Northeastern Brazil. With a population close to 2.55 million (metropolitan region over 3.6 million), Fortaleza is the 5th largest city in Brazil. It has an area of 313 square kilometres (121 sq mi) and the highest demographic density in the country (8,001 per km²).