Tag: Quito

Throwback To A Breathtaking View

Love, The Downing Family

Cultural Insight: World’s End?

What if I told you that there is a building in Quito that if finished would cause Armageddon? Just click play for details!   With much love, The Downings

When The Streets Turn Into Rivers

Se asiste a un ciudadano que estaba siendo arrastrado por la corriente de agua después de la lluvia de esta tarde.Somos institución de proximidad. @teleamazonasec @comunidadquito @TVCLaComunidad @ecuavisa @tctelevision @elcomerciocom @UNQuito @MetroEcuador pic.twitter.com/iw0mvdYh4I — Agentes de Control Quito (@agentesdequito) March 20, 2019 This was… Continue Reading “When The Streets Turn Into Rivers”

Cultural Insight: Rumicucho

  With much love, The Downings

Quito

 

Ministry Story: La Pradera

  We had two wonderful experiences recently. We had the joy of worshiping with a new church plant in La Pradera. The church is a work born of the heart of the Rodriguez sisters, some of our pioneering church planters in the Ecuadorian Church… Continue Reading “Ministry Story: La Pradera”

From Preble County to Quito’s Red Light District.

During our recent Caring Partners International medical mission trip we had an unexpected connection with one of our visitors. Donna Cox and Timothy graduated from the same rural high school. They had both been educated at Preble Shawnee where the largest social club was the… Continue Reading “From Preble County to Quito’s Red Light District.”

Friday Photos And An Immigration Update

We live in a very photogenic country!  In the busyness of missionary life we sometimes forget to share the photos that we have taken. Today we would like to share a fun time Elias, Ezequiel, Esperanza, Tim, and Timothy enjoyed on Mt. Pichincha. We… Continue Reading “Friday Photos And An Immigration Update”

Seminary Week

It seems like a lifetime since we last posted. We have had one intense month! Before we tell you about Seminary week we want to share two experiences at two churches with which we are honored to partner. Since we last wrote we had… Continue Reading “Seminary Week”

Praying Over Quito

Quito is everything.  It is exceedingly polite and crass, eerily quiet and loud.  It boasts an astonishing beauty tempered by a kind of raw ugliness.  Quito has a magnificent and maleficent history.  Some Quito residents possess breathtaking wealth (yet they can’t flush their toilet… Continue Reading “Praying Over Quito”

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