Here I am, in the morning, in the little coffee shop Roasted Edge, writing my very first blog for Ocean’s Edge. I’m in Jacó, Costa Rica. I still can hardly believe it. In 2022, I was in Costa Rica, too. For the first time outside of Europe. Armed with my sketchbook, lots of bug spray […]
Living on the EDGE! Jaco Beach Costa Rica Ministry Base
The Jaco Beach Costa Rica Edge Ministry Base exists to support and facilitate local and cross-cultural missions.
Since 2003, the ministry base has been serving the local community and ministries. Yet, new life has been budding on the Edge Ministry base in Jaco Beach Costa since January of 2016.
Here you can read about the Edge construction progress, phases and needs. Visit our donations page to partner with us as we become debt free, grow and explained our ability to build up the body and be a light to this world (Click Here).
Since November we have been in an exciting season of construction. It all started when we signed a contract to rent out our new training center for 6 years. That contract allowed us to start building and making the years of dreaming and planning a reality. We began with a wonderful ground breaking with food
Jaco Beach Ministry Base Located in the heart of Jaco Beach, Costa Rica. It exists to facilitate and support local ministry and cross-cultural missions by maintaining a ministry center dedicated to the unity of the Church and growth of God’s kingdom. Our heart is to see others grow in their biblical knowledge and passion for
Life is full of spiritual shifts. It is so easy to be lullabied to a spiritual slumber. Complacency silently creeps into the brightest areas of my heart without much accountability from this world. As I nod off, the definition of truth seems to separate itself from God’s goodness. The temptation to yield to my own
The Edge July 2019 construction update for the Jaco Beach ministry base by Ocean’s Edge: Thanks to the prayers, volunteer work, and financial donations and partners, we are 90% done with our living area. This Bed and Breakfast type residence will be used for hosting missions teams, long term staff and interns. What a blessing!!!
The Edge Ministry Base | March 2018 Update Get ready! The March 2018 update is full of some awesome surprises and progress. Master Plan Needed! For a long time we have been working off a concept as funds came in. That meant that each phase had its own plan but without the mechanical details of
The Edge Ministry Base | February 2018 Update As of February 2018, we currently have $60,000 of the $250,000 overall construction raised! The construction project is split into phases, and each phase is started as donations come in. For more information on the master plan, contact us using the form to the right. Our hope
The Edge New Roof Sunday morning a crane drove up to the back of the Jaco Missions Base and started lifting the 14-meter-wide beams into place for the new Edge roof. Just a few hours later, the English-speaking church met on their new property to pray and enjoy a ground-breaking ceremony. What a day of victory
Community Living | Averie Armbrust | AIM Short-Term Passport Missionary The Lord had been putting a lot on my heart lately about living in community. Community can be one of the most challenging parts about missional living. Community never goes away though, it just changes and adjusts. When you’re living with 16 other
Rediscovering Relationships in Costa Rica and Beyond by Ashley Labella| AIM Passport Short-Term Missionary | Rediscovering Relationships “When you are in the final days of your life, what will you want? Will you hug that college degree in the walnut frame? Will you be asked to be taken to the garage so you can sit in