Pastor Quintino, son of Malam and N’Randa’ Vaz was born in 1981 in the village of Paunca, Guinea Bissau. He accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior in l997. He was baptized in Oct. of the same year and immediately began sharing the gospel with others in his village. In 2005 he started E.B.T.O.L. Bible College and became their very first graduate in Feb. of 2006. While still attending Bible College he planted two churches, one in his village of Paunca and in the neighboring village of Kapuda. He has also started work in a third village of Fasse. After finishing Bible School he returned to school and obtained his sixth grade certificate. His vision is to plant more churches and disciple other believers in the region where he lives. He uses a bicycle to travel between villages and is a gifted drummer.