World Report

Romanians Experience God’s Healing Power

January 30, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

John Musgrave and Harlan Lee continued visiting locations in Romania this past week, accompanied by Ted Bora and Gheorghei Macovei. On Tuesday they traveled south into the Oltenia region of Romania to visit our churches there.

Their first stop was in Capu Dealului to visit with pastor Nicu Cacalete and his wife, who hosted them for dinner. While there, they toured a nearby piece of property that has been acquired by the...

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St. Vincent Trip Ends with Inspiring Testimonies

January 29, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Bob and Cheryl Downey concluded their trip to St. Vincent and the Grenadines by visiting the saints at two more of our churches. They sent the following report of the services:

Our last two weeknight services were held at our Lowmans Hill church, which is located just a few miles north of Kingstown and pastored by Martin Laborde. The Thursday evening service opened with the congregation singing “Come into...

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Open Windows Carry the Gospel in St. Vincent

January 26, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Bob and Cheryl Downey continue in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, visiting the saints among our churches there. This week they have had opportunity to participate in three services and sent the following report:

On Monday evening, we visited our church at Greggs, located in the largest parish on the island, Charlotte Parish. The terrain is quite rugged, with very little flat land, and the hour’s drive included maneuvering...

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Romanian Youth Bear Fruit

January 23, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

John Musgrave, Director of Romania Work, and Harlan Lee, of Roseburg, Oregon, are in Romania visiting the saints among our churches there. They arrived on Thursday, January 18, and were joined by Ted Bora, the Western Romania District Superintendent, who will interpret for the trip, and Gheorghei Macovei, the Eastern Romania District Superintendent. They had just enough time to check into their hotel before heading to an evening service at our...

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India Children Want to Be “Fishers of Men”

January 23, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Our India churches held their first Vacation Bible School (VBS) of this year on Friday, January 19. Deanna Moen and Jane Burton, who are in India visiting the saints, reported that 130 children attended. They also said the children were so excited for the activities to start that nearly all of them arrived an hour early!

This year’s theme is based on Matthew 4:19, “And he saith unto them, Follow me,...

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Rejoicing in St. Vincent Rainy Season

January 22, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Bob Downey, Director of North America Work, and his wife, Cheryl, arrived in St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Friday, January 19. The island of St. Vincent is surrounded by the Caribbean Sea on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other, and ten Apostolic Faith churches are situated throughout.

On Saturday, Brother Bob conducted a session at the Paul Over church, in the capital city of Kingstown, for ministers and workers...

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Two Saved on Final Day of India Trip

January 17, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

The India headquarters church in Kaikavolu hosted a ministers’ meeting on Monday with all of the pastors and their wives attending. The main topic for the ministers was prayer. They were encouraged to spend time in the prayer room before church services, and at the altar after. Meanwhile, the wives received special instruction in how to be supportive of their husbands. The meeting was followed by a luncheon and joyful...

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India Congregation Outgrows Church Building

January 15, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

The family visiting India from Portland attended several more services among our congregations in India this past weekend.

On Friday, they worshiped with the saints at Yanam and were pleased to see that the church was full, though it was a holiday. Sister Deanna said God’s blessing was upon the service. God’s blessing has also been over the pastor and his wife, Raco and Joythi Ratnam, who recently welcomed a baby boy ...

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Pullman Christmas Concert

January 11, 2018

A Christmas concert was held at the Apostolic Faith Church in Pullman, Washington, on Sunday, December 3. It was a wonderful time to share the story of the birth of Jesus through music. The choir and orchestra members had several practices in preparation for the concert, and a special prayer session was held on the prior Friday evening, after which everyone pitched...

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Six Families Added to India Headquarters Church

January 11, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Deanna Moen, along with the Wolfes (Clark and Sumin with their children, and Gary) are now in the Andhra Pradesh Province of India, and this past week, visited several of our churches in that region.

On Monday, they attended a church service in Kathipudi where Yesu Ratnam is the pastor. As they approached the church, the congregation formed a tunnel for them to walk through, tossing handfuls of flower petals in...

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