EcuadorEcuador<p>​<span aria-hidden="true"></span>Conversations and visits beginning in the mid-1990s led to Mennonite Mission Network forming a partnership for work in Ecuador together with <a href="http://www.imcol.org/">Iglesia Cristiana Menonita de Colombia </a>and the <a href="http://www.centralplainsmc.org/">Central Plains Mennonite Conference</a>, which solidified during the 14 years César Moya and Patricia Urueña served in Ecuador. The initial invitation to Ecuador focused on theological education and leadership training with indigenous churches, which continues to be a priority of the partnership. Since 2015 Jane and Jerrell Ross Richer with their family focus on this ministry.</p><p>The other priority is the development of new Mennonite churches. The three churches in Quito planted through the partnership formed a new conference <a href="/partners/Iglesia%20Cristiana%20Anabautista%20Menonita%20de%20Ecuador%20(ICAME)"><em>Iglesia Cristiana Anabautista Menonita de Ecuador</em></a> (ICAME), that received its legal status in 2015.<br>The partnership supports ICAME’s congregational work with Colombian refugee ministries, and peace education and academic strengthening for neighborhood children, and also their ProPaz theological training program.</p><p>International Partnership Associate María Helena López was sent by<em> Iglesia Cristiana Menonita de Colombia</em> and serves as co-coordinator of the Iglesia Cristiana Anabautista de Ecuador (ICAME), works with spiritual ministries in the Calderón community, especially with Colombian refugees, and supports other ministries of the churches in Ecuador. For more information about the Ecuador partnership and its history, click <a href="http://www.centralplainsmc.org/story-of-the-ecuador-partnership.html">here</a> to see the web page developed by Central Plains Mennonite Conference.</p><p><strong class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-0">Nice job. You're right on track.</strong></p><p><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-0">Second clue:</span></p><p><em class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-0">Happy birthday—you're old enough to drive now! Before you get too comfortable behind the wheel, I've got a great <strong>service program</strong> for you to check out. I hope your passport is up-to-date.</em></p>

 

 

Jerrell and Jane Ross Richerhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/workers/Latin America/Ecuador/Jerrell and Jane Ross RicherJerrell and Jane Ross RicherGP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Delicia Bravo Aguilar and Peter Wiggintonhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/workers/Latin America/Ecuador/Delicia Bravo Aguilar and Peter WiggintonDelicia Bravo Aguilar and Peter WiggintonGP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf

 

 

Virginia Mennonite Missionshttps://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Virginia Mennonite MissionsVirginia Mennonite MissionsGP0|#9a689029-64e4-463b-826a-cd9b55f053f0;L0|#09a689029-64e4-463b-826a-cd9b55f053f0|Lithuania;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e1c6021e-2f25-46dc-91a1-be34789acdf9;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf;GP0|#2a52dead-2172-482e-ade6-5a558f17a31b;L0|#02a52dead-2172-482e-ade6-5a558f17a31b|England;GP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GP0|#5b6e705f-0058-4334-9acc-0b6703eb027a;L0|#05b6e705f-0058-4334-9acc-0b6703eb027a|Germany;GP0|#215104c0-7bd6-48c3-aa5f-6d0db80b4f5c;L0|#0215104c0-7bd6-48c3-aa5f-6d0db80b4f5c|Colombia
Iglesia Cristiana Menonita de Colombia (IMCOL)https://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Iglesia Cristiana Menonita de Colombia (IMCOL)Iglesia Cristiana Menonita de Colombia (IMCOL)GP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf;GP0|#a91c925c-c705-4602-bada-dba9d51f735c;L0|#0a91c925c-c705-4602-bada-dba9d51f735c|Peru;GP0|#215104c0-7bd6-48c3-aa5f-6d0db80b4f5c;L0|#0215104c0-7bd6-48c3-aa5f-6d0db80b4f5c|Colombia;GP0|#6d0f4789-e80b-4477-99a2-107263c6047e;L0|#06d0f4789-e80b-4477-99a2-107263c6047e|Venezuela
Iglesia Cristiana Anabautista Menonita de Ecuador (ICAME)https://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Iglesia Cristiana Anabautista Menonita de Ecuador (ICAME)Iglesia Cristiana Anabautista Menonita de Ecuador (ICAME)GP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Central Plains Mennonite Conferencehttps://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Central Plains Mennonite ConferenceCentral Plains Mennonite ConferenceGP0|#6d0f4789-e80b-4477-99a2-107263c6047e;L0|#06d0f4789-e80b-4477-99a2-107263c6047e|Venezuela;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf;GP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador
Consejo de Pueblos Indigenas Evangélicos del Ecuador (FEINE)https://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Consejo de Pueblos Indigenas Evangélicos del Ecuador (FEINE)Consejo de Pueblos Indigenas Evangélicos del Ecuador (FEINE)GP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf

 

 

 

 

Ecuador refugee programhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/journey international/Ecuador/10/Ecuador refugee programEcuador refugee programGP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Teachers of Bible, Theology, and Leadership Developmenthttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/international ministries/Ecuador/10/Teachers of Bible, Theology, and Leadership DevelopmentTeachers of Bible, Theology, and Leadership DevelopmentGP0|#934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd;L0|#0934efcfc-8004-48aa-b785-aff862d28dbd|Ecuador;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#e2a61412-b024-41d7-adeb-1c4e0b790c03;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf

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