A beautiful place January 26th 2011 Shell Ecuador.
If the name is not familiar, then "Through Gates of Splendor" or perhaps "The Point of the Spear" might ring a bell. This is the home of the airstrip where Nate Saint, Jim Elliott, and the others flew that fateful day into the jungle. Shell has an amazing story in her past for sure but an equally beautiful story is unfolding even today on the edge of town. While the missionaries ... read more
South America » Ecuador » East The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more
Missions and Motor Oil. Join us for a rambling drive in a vintage VW van from Texas to Tierra del Fuego, Chile
(Scan down the page for the blog posts. However, these are just random thoughts along the way, for a full report of the missions we are visiting, please go to www.missionvango.com!!!)
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