.- The Technological University of Loja in Ecuador announced that the 2010 Idente Mission titled, âDisciples and Missionaries of Christ, Letâs Evangelize Ecuador,â will bring young missionaries from around the country together August 13-21.
According to organizers, the purpose of the Idente Mission is to combine the spreading of the faith with service to the community according to the Lordâs mandate: âGo throughout the whole world and proclaim the Gospel.â
âFilled with the love of God, which is expressed concretely in love of neighbor, the mission is based on two main objectives: to evangelize and to serve. The young missionaries share their lives with people they encounter on mission,â organizers said. They bring the people the âjoy of the gospelâ and put âtheir knowledge at the service of human and spiritual development of their brethren who are most in need,â organizers said.
âKeeping in mind that the first mission territory is oneâs own self,â they added, the young missionaries âenter into a process of comprehensive formation, which synthesizes excellence in their profession with a commitment to the community.â
More information can be found at: http://www.utpl.edu.ec/misionidenteecuador/