Category: Videos along the way

Disciple! Presence

Friends, this post was first published in September of 2020. The Great Commission of Christ begins with the assurance of His authority and ends with the assurance of His presence. It should be noted that His presence is not simply a comforting thought. His… Continue Reading “Disciple! Presence”

Disciple! Educate

Friends, this post was first published in September of 2020. The idea of “Teaching” in the Great Commission is an ongoing, never ceasing education and edifying of those being discipled. In Greek, the word teaching is written as a present participle indicating it is… Continue Reading “Disciple! Educate”

Disciple! Engage

Friends, this post was first published in August of 2020. “All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy… Continue Reading “Disciple! Engage”

Disciple! Assurance

Friends, this post was first published in July of 2020. Jesus wraps His Missionary enterprise, His disciple-making Commission in the power of His authority. Time and geography have not abated the authority with which Christ sends us into the world. We are to undertake… Continue Reading “Disciple! Assurance”

Disciple! Vision

Friends, this post was first published in July of 2020. Everything is online these days, and our Seminary program is no exception. This is the English version of a class we will be offering our students in South America. Vision is the first in… Continue Reading “Disciple! Vision”

Traditions & Eternal Value

Sometimes we are guilty of throwing away tradition in favor of all things new. Other times we elevate our traditions way beyond their value. It can easily seem like some traditions become idols. Can we hold our traditions and still offer something of eternal… Continue Reading “Traditions & Eternal Value”

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The Roar of The Waters of Baptism

On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and cried out, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink.Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, ‘Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’”… Continue Reading “The Roar of The Waters of Baptism”

A Quick Interview

Friends, here is a quick interview with our family about our time in Ecuador during the Covid pandemic. Ecuador has been under various iterations of COVID-19 lockdown policy since March. In this post we answer three questions. The first: “What do you dislike about… Continue Reading “A Quick Interview”

Throwback To A Time-lapse

Love, The Downing Family

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