(Ecuador CNSAM). On February 8, 2015, the 26th Ecuador North Sierra District Assembly was held in the Nazarene Convention Center in Quito, Ecuador. Dr. Santiago Bereche chaired the assembly and also preached.
Dr. Bereche named Edinson Champo as interim secretary and presented Rev. Hernán Puga, District Superintendent to the assembly. In his report, Rev. Puga gave a summary of the activities of the different boards and district ministries for 2014. The statistics are:
38 organized churches
570 NMI members
687 NYI members
3,106 SDMI members
District budget income: $25,697
JESUS Film income: $4,800
WEF income: $6,294
The elected leaders for the different district departments are:
NMI President, Patricia Álvarez; Vice President, César Barco
NYI President, Nube Aulla; Vice-President, Fernando Rosero
SDMI President, Raquel Fajardo; Vice President, Benjamín Rosero
Leadership: Rev. Roberto Quinatoa
Literature: Rev. Amparo Álvarez
Women’s Ministry: María Augusta Muñoz
Theological Education: Rev. Edinson Champoñan
Compassionate Ministries: Rev. Elda Castro
The mission of the Church of the Nazarene within the mission of the district was reaffirmed: “To make Christlike disciples in Ecuador and in the nations.”
Reporter: Freddy Alexander Niño Cifuentes.
Translation: Cheryl Cox.