Tag: Ministry Story

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”

Ministry Story: No Earthly Pastor

Friends, this post was first published in May of 2019. What do you do if you your church has no pastor? Well if you are in Quevedo you continue in ministry because every Christian is called to follow Christ. For some time now the… Continue Reading “Ministry Story: No Earthly Pastor”

Ministry Story: Communion

Friends, this post was first published in July of 2019. There is something powerful about the shared experience of Communion! Today’s podcast is about the Lord’s Supper and the connection it brings us. Love, The Downing Family If you were encouraged by today’s podcast… Continue Reading “Ministry Story: Communion”

Ministry Update: Missionary thought EXERCISE

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.

Holy Week

Friends, this post is a throwback post which was first published in April of 2019. What do old Roman military funeral rituals and people in purple robes and pointed hats have to do with Easter? Listen to today’s Ministry Story and find out! Click… Continue Reading “Holy Week”

Christmas Baptisms

The great commission says to go, make disciples and baptize. That is just what the Zabala church in Ecuador is doing! In December Pastors Martha and Rodrigo baptized several new believers in a river near Puerto Quito. Friends, it is an honor to serve Christ… Continue Reading “Christmas Baptisms”

Ministry Story: Motives

What motivates you to attend church? Today’s ministry story is a reflection on motives.     With much love, The Downings

Ministry Story: An Invitation To Visit

  Visiting the mission that you support does a world of good, both for you and for your brethren. Today’s podcast comes with an invitation so make sure you listen to the whole episode!   With love, The Downings Friend, did you enjoy this… Continue Reading “Ministry Story: An Invitation To Visit”

Ministry Story: Celebrate

April is a month of celebration! Adelena turns two this month, the Santa Clara and El Carmen churches celebrate their Aniversarios and Resurrection Sunday is here! Today’s podcast speaks of celebration.   With much love, the Downings

Ministry Story: Video Update

Last year was a great year for ministry! Here is a quick video update compleat with contact info at the end. With much love, The Downings    

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