Nelson and Christie Tristao


Nelson and Christie Tristao serve as "ambassadors-at-large" in the worship arena in Brazil. Nelson oversees "Adorando", a broad based initiative distributing worship recordings and publishing worship songs. Christie travels as a worship leader and teacher in Brazil, and heads "Escola Adorando", an annual worship school held in Belo Horizonte. Over 3,000 worship leaders have been through the school since its inception in 2001.

This power couple love are embarrassingly humble and ordinary. They love God and are passionate about everything that they do. But their sweet spot is raising up and mentoring younger worship leaders. 

Christie is a songwriter. Her songs are communicate an intense devotion to Jesus. Her goal is to inspire believers to pursue a deep relationship with God on a daily basis - then let this encounter overflow to how they engage with people.

Nelson and Christie have been married for 27 year and have two children.