SoCal Missions

We are excited to announce our new District Mission Representative, Dale Downs. Dale joined the SoCAL District Team at the beginning of 2019 and we are looking forward to all that the Lord will do through SoCAL Missions in the future.

Costa Rica Missions Trip


Trip Info

Dates: March 6-14, 2020

Cost: $1,750

Deposit of $1000 due by Oct. 15th

Registration Deadline: October 15, 2019

Led by Lewie & Linda Richey and Dale & Patti Downs, this trip is an opportunity for pastors to get an introduction to global missions, working with local missionaries and churches in and around San Jose, Costa Rica. This trip will be limited to 20 people, so apply early!



For questions regarding the trip, please email Dale Downs at

meet dale & patti downs


Dale & Patti Downs have been married for 50 years and have four married adult children and four grandchildren. During their 49 years of ministry they have been Youth Pastors, Assisting Pastors and Senior Pastors in the Foursquare Denomination.  They have also served as missionaries in Costa Rica, Puerto Rico and lastly in Brazil where they taught in the Instituto Teologico Quadrangular,   and served as National Supervisors. In 2011 they were invited to return to Brazil and serve in the area of Pastoral Care for pastors and leaders, returning stateside in August of 2016.  Currently, Dale and Patti are serving in care-ministry within the framework of The City Center, a Transitional Housing facility located in Ventura, CA., and overseen by the Ventura Foursquare Church and Pastors Jim & Pam Duran.