Observations about church

In two months living in Loja, I’ve had the chance to “tour” the various evangelical churches here. A number of things have caught my interest: There are quite a lot of them! Twenty churches is a big number for an extremely Catholic city of only 120 000 -odd people. Praise and worship is generally livelier across the board. P+W teams are largely made up of … Continue reading Observations about church

Our struggle

Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.For our struggle is not against flesh and blood,but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powersof this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.   (Ephesians 6:11-12)   I’ve been thinking about how difficult it is to stay conscious of … Continue reading Our struggle

Thoughts about church

I was saying to myself, I believe more in the universal church than in the local church. Then I retracted that because I remembered the local church is a biblical concept. So I re(de)fined my initial statement to I don’t believe in denominations and choosing a church to attend based on geographical location and worship style, because church is so much more than that. Hey, … Continue reading Thoughts about church

Home …

Okay, so emo mood lifted just before the campamento last week; I’m not as pumped as I had been, but I do have some energy back which is nice. That week I didn’t want to be here or anywhere else on earth – I just longed to be in heaven already. Tomorrow I’m leading bible study, following on from Sunday’s sermon about our heavenly citizenship … Continue reading Home …