Eric came with his family to Grand Rapids in the Summer of 2016 after receiving his Master of Divinity from Westminster Seminary California and became associated members of 7th.
Eric was born and raised in São Paulo city, Brazil, and met his wife Viviane (from Rio de Janeiro) at YWAM (Youth With A Mission) while they were both serving as missionaries. He and his wife have 2 children, Milena and Eric Jr.
Since 2001, Eric has been working in ministry in various capacities and in different places as a missionary: in South America (Argentina, Bolivia, across Brazil, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela) and Africa (Mozambique and South Africa).
Eric received his undergraduate education from the Bible Institute of South Africa and is still continuing his educational pursuits with a Th.M. program at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary.
Eric enjoys soccer and volleyball, cooking sea food (especially Viviane’s favorite one: fish with coconut milk), or making a Brazilian Barbecue, reading, and as a family they like watching movies together at home.
- Email Meeric@7thref.org
- Call Me+1 (616) 459-4451 Ext. 21