Category Archives: Special Days

Raw Pumpkin Pie Brownies

This year it was our privilege to host the Thanksgiving Day meal for our SIM team here in Loja, Ecuador.  It was a beautiful sunshiny day and we had wonderful food and fellowship.  Many people ask me what we, as … Continue reading

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Out With the Old and In With the New

New Year’s Eve in Ecuador is a time when families gather together, make a scarecrow like figure they call the “Old Man”, which represents the year coming to a close, and burn that figure.  Sometimes they make their scarecrow look … Continue reading

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Light Has Come

As I was driving to work one night in November, I heard a song that thrilled me with its harmonies and helped me start the Christmas season off right. The lyrics of the chorus reminded me what an awesome event … Continue reading

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