O ne of the very perplexing concerns that individuals ask is just how to select the right spouse.
For Mario Brito, president associated with the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s Inter-European Division, it had been no problem finding the perfect match: He asked Jesus to respond to two apparently impossible prayer needs.
A shared friend introduced Mario to their future spouse, Maria, as they were their studies at the Spanish Adventist Seminary (now Spanish Adventist university) in Sagunto, Spain. Mario had been 22 and using their year that is second of studies. Maria was 19 as well as in her first year.
Mario and Maria shared much in accordance. Both had developed in Africa. Mario was created from the island that is african of Verde and had resided here for 18 years before immigrating to Portugal in 1973. Maria’s Portuguese moms and dads had resided in Angola for 27 years and relocated to Portugal after Angola gained independency in 1975. (more…)