Portantorchas is located in Costa Rica, a country full of natural beauty with beaches, rain forests, volcanoes and friendly people. With a capacity of 25-30 students, we offer a full-time bilingual Bible School, as well as organizing "short-term mission" opportunities for churches from around the world.
Our programs offer a great opportunity and location for people of all ages and nationalities to grow in their knowledge of Jesus Christ as Lord, Savior and Life.
Portantorchas is located in Coronado, a mountain suburb approximately 10 km from the capital city of San José.
• Bilingual (Spanish and English) Bible School for students who have finished high school level studies. This includes one month of intensive language training in the first term and one month of leadership training in the second term (August-November and/or February-May)
• Students participate in local ministries, both on-campus and off-campus.
• Organized short-term mission trips for churches from the US, Canada and other countries. Including work in orphanages, rehab shelters, churches and other community projects (June and July)