Cole Family


The Crouse family lives in Quito, Ecuador. J.R. serves as the field coordinator for VISA teams for much of the Latin America area. He also works with the Ecuadorian churches in exploring creative ways to bless and impact their communities, particularly through agriculture and creation care initiatives. Becky assists with Christian education training and is part of a team of writers for the Latin America Area website. The Crouses formerly served in Haiti and Peru.

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Pray for:

J.R. and Becky to have parenting wisdom and properly balance ministry and home responsibilities

J.R. and Becky to be fruitful in building up church leaders

the formation of supportive friendships and vibrant working relationships

favors as they assist in implementing Community Church Planting (CCP) in Ecuador

growth and impact of the Ecuadorian church in reaching Ecuador for Christ


J.R. – January 7

Becky – April 20

Marissa – August 12

Alena – September 8


August 8

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