For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you future and a hope. Jeremiah 29:11 Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts: Because you have not obeyed my words, behold, I will send for… Continue Reading “For I know the Plans…”
Batidos are fruit based milkshakes and are perfect to beat the heat of summer. Of course if you happen to live on the equator like we do batidos are perfect to beat the everyday heat! Seven out of seven Downings highly recommend this wonderful… Continue Reading “Batido de Frutos Rojos”
He is no fool who gives up what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose Jim Elliot, missionary who lost his life in the late 1950’s trying to reach the Waorani people of Ecuador These words have inspired generations of believers.… Continue Reading “He Is No Fool…”
Friends, how should we approach theology? What are the best practices as we form our theological thoughts? Today’s podcast addresses this and more.
Friends, today’s podcast is designed to help you think through some of the issues that we have to think through when Jesus gives us an opportunity to help someone here in Ecuador.
Is anyone among you suffering? He should pray. Is anyone in good spirits? He should sing praises. Is anyone among you ill? He should summon the elders of the church, and they should pray for him and anoint him with olive oil in the name of… Continue Reading “Ministry Update: Dylan”
Friends, theology has been called the queen of the sciences. Starting today and continuing each Thursday we will be discussing this all important subject.
And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with which you were marked with a seal for the day of redemption. Ephesians 4:30
A person may almost be known by the books he reads. If he habitually reads bad books, we can pretty safely conclude that he is a bad man; on the other hand, if he habitually reads religious books, we can reasonably presume that he… Continue Reading “Devotional Reading”