Franco Albano

Celebration Church , Massachusetts
Lead Church Planter
Haverhill Massachusetts
Celebration Church
August 5
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About My Family

I was born in Rio de Janeiro and graduated college with a degree in law and theology. I am married to Marta and am the father of Giovanna, Giulia and Gabriella.

I received my call to full-time ministry while still working as chief police officer in Rio. I served for 10 years as the mission's pastor at the First Baptist Church of Recreio dos Bandeirante in Rio de Janeiro.

After retiring from the police department, and in obedience to God's call, my family and I came to New England to help spread the gospel in America.

About My Church Plant

I'm now serving as a church planter through Celebration Church in Middelton, Mass., which is my Sending Church. We're training couples to be disciple-makers and micro-church leaders in northeastern Massachusetts.

NAMB Church Planting

Millions in North America are in desperate need of hope. Ultimately, the only hope that’s going to last - in this life and the next - is the hope of the gospel. North American missionaries build relationships and share this hope in their communities and beyond.


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