Arco Church - Ecuador


Our Global Partner, Arco Church, is committed to evangelism, equipping, serving the poor, and building a vital student movement. Arco has had great success at extra-local church planting, with 17 churches in 16 different cities in 4 countries, each of which has a network of house churches. 

Dwell launched a year partnership with Arco focusing on El Oro province. As our partnership has grow over the past few years, we now are able to support the growing church in three cities Santa Rosa, Huaquillas and Camilo Ponce Enriquez. Our partnership with Arco consists of regular financial support to the churches in these three cities as well as annual short term trips to facilitate a medical clinics to help grow the reach of the local church. Your support will contribute to our partnership commitment to provide much needed support to church planters and indigenous workers in their efforts reach the lost, develop leaders, and serve the poor in their communities. 

Santa Rosa Alfonso and AngelicaSanta Rosa, At this time, Arco Santa Rosa has approximately 150 members in 6 home churches and a 4 year project with Compassion International to serve 100 children.  Arco has placed Alfonso Beltran, an apostolically gifted leader and experienced church planter, in Santa Rosa to oversee this anticipated growth.

Huaquillas, Arco Church in Huaquillas is comprised of 2 home churches and serves 100 children through a project with Compassion International. Recently, Arco opened a new ministry called "Casas de Dios," or "God's Houses," where houses are built for those in most need. 

Camilo Ponce Enriquez  Arco church sent out Johnny and his family in 2017 to help start the church in Ponce. Now there are two home churches, a youth group and a larger Sunday morning meeting of about 60 folks. Arco church is becoming a respected fixture in this community and they have done a lot to support their neighbors.


To give to our Partner in Ecuador, click here. Select Global Partnership Fund, then choose the option for Ecuador - Arco Church.