What if I told you that there is a building in Quito that if finished would cause Armageddon? Just click … Continue reading Cultural Insight: World’s End?
Now while Paul was waiting for them at Athens, his spirit was being provoked within him as he was observing … Continue reading Happy Birthday Quito!
Friends, this post was first published in February of 2019. With much love, The Downings Continue reading Cultural Insight: Rumicucho
Here is an update on the Seminary Program in Ecuador. Continue reading Seminary Program
Love, The Downing Family Continue reading Throwback To A Breathtaking View
Se asiste a un ciudadano que estaba siendo arrastrado por la corriente de agua después de la lluvia de esta … Continue reading When The Streets Turn Into Rivers
We had two wonderful experiences recently. We had the joy of worshiping with a new church plant in La … Continue reading Ministry Story: La Pradera
During our recent Caring Partners International medical mission trip we had an unexpected connection with one of our visitors. Donna Cox … Continue reading From Preble County to Quito’s Red Light District.
We live in a very photogenic country! In the busyness of missionary life we sometimes forget to share the photos … Continue reading Friday Photos And An Immigration Update
It seems like a lifetime since we last posted. We have had one intense month! Before we tell you about … Continue reading Seminary Week
Quito is everything. It is exceedingly polite and crass, eerily quiet and loud. It boasts an astonishing beauty tempered by … Continue reading Praying Over Quito
The naturalist and poet Alexander Von Humboldt wrote: “Ecuadorians are strange and unique beings: they sleep peacefully surrounded by roaring … Continue reading Living Calmly In The Shadow Of Angry Giants: But Is It Safe?