Bill commenced studies at the London Bible College in 1951. After further training in Toronto and London, her went to Brazil in 1958.
His first 16 years were spent in Amazonas engaging in riverside evangelism and literature work. Since then Bill has been in Sao Paolo developing the first public evangelical library in Brazil with more than 12,000 volumes. Bill is also the founder and manager of a publishing firm which specialises in translating and publishing good books in Portuguese.
Bill is married to Mary who was originally from the USA. They also have ministries in counselling, teaching and hospitality.
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