And the light shines on in the darkness, but the darkness has not mastered it. -John 1:5 We love Easter! Of course as followers of Christ we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus on a daily basis but there is just something extra special about the gathering together of God’s people in celebration on Resurrection Sunday. […]Read More John 1:5 / Juan 1:5
Yesterday we attended Palm Sunday services. We have always loved this time of year. In the United States typically children would be employed to wave palm branches in the beginning of the service. Here in Ecuador that practice has been outlawed due to environmental concerns. Sometimes we miss pastoring. Timothy always loved preaching especially during […]Read More Be The Donkey! ¡Sé el burro!
This week we had the honor of going to one of Ecuador’s beautiful national parks. We went to Jerusalem Bosque Protector near the Capital city of Quito. We loved the beauty and tranquility but we enjoyed the reason for our visit even more. The Mount of Olives Congregation located in Cangahua high up the Cayambe […]Read More Baptisms In Jerusalem
Our supporters are the best! Over the years we have heard the words “just tell us what you need and we will be glad to help.” Today we would like to tell you want we need. We have two projects that are designed to help our Brothers and Sisters in the Ecuadorian Chruch. One project […]Read More We Need Your Help To…
This is part confession part praise. I (Timothy) just spent five days in Tonsupa to nail down some details for our upcoming Seminary intensive week. As I arrived in Tonsupa I had in mind many problems that needed solutions before I returned to my family in Quito. How will we feed our students? Where will […]Read More …And God Smiled
This week we had the privilege of traveling to the coastal jungle to meet the Carapungo Church for a baptism celebration. Each Baptism candidate gave a testimony before they entered the water. Each testimony was beautiful and a celebration of the Newness of life that only Christ can give. It is so exciting to be […]Read More Going Down to The River Again
This year we began the process of reimagining the training program that serves the Church of God in Ecuador. We spent the previous year listening to many students currently in the Seminisry program, church leaders and Pastors. We listened to their ideas, their concerns, their hopes, dreams and needs. We were blessed to be able […]Read More Exciting Seminary News!