who we are

A Family discipling the nations

Our Vision

"To grow together in covenant relationship under the Lordship of Jesus Christ”


Our Purpose

To fulfill our individual and corporate calling to bring God’s love to the world through evangelism discipleship and loving service.


Arco Ministries Cuenca began in 1987. Since then we have seen the Lord take a small group of new believers and grow it into a thriving congregation of over 2,000, with many effective ministries impacting the city and region.  These include:

* Two Churches in the metropolitan area with a wide variety of family oriented ministries.

* La Esperanza - ministering to underprivileged children

* Family Radio - F.M. radio station

* Verbo Christian School - Pre-k through 12

* Family Health Foundation - 10 bed hospital and physical therapy, pharmacy and odontology.

* Language Institute

* Global Engagement Center - Taylor University

* International short-term medical outreach – Global Health Outreach

* Verbo School of Ministry

* Cuenca Partners – Eliminating poverty through leadership and business mentoring and micro loans.

* We have also planted 12 Churches in different cities in both Ecuador and Peru.