World Report

A Christmas Message from Rev. Darrel Lee

December 24, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

This year all eight of our grandchildren, who range in age from almost a year old to nearly sixteen years old, were participants in Sunday School Christmas programs. Five were in our Medford branch church program, which Debbie and I were able to attend by leaving Portland immediately after a Sunday morning service in order to arrive in Medford before their program began. Our youngest grandchild in that program was a...

Read More

Joy in the Camp as Zimbabwe Camp Meeting Begins

December 18, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

The Southern Africa regional camp meeting began on Sunday, December 16, at the headquarters church in Harare, Zimbabwe, with representatives attending from our churches in Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Swaziland. Representing the Portland headquarters, John Musgrave, Director of West and Central Africa Work, and his wife, Rodica, arrived in advance and noted that as...

Read More

Seattle Special Meetings

December 12, 2018

Special meetings were held at the Apostolic Faith Church in Seattle, Washington, on October 26-28. It was a blessed weekend as many gathered from Apostolic Faith churches in Portland, Oregon; Langley, British Columbia, Canada; and Pullman, Port Angeles, and Chehalis, Washington. The theme was “Holiness Unto the Lord,” and the guest speaker was Ron Gaddis, the pastor in Richmond, Virginia, who was accompanied by his wife, Vanessa.

The Friday evening service began with a violin...

Read More

Houston Bellfort Special Meetings

December 5, 2018

Special meetings were held at the Bellfort Apostolic Faith Church in Houston, Texas, on September 5-9. These were preceded by a month of special prayer and consecration, asking God to pour out His abundant blessings in the services. There were also two prayer breakfasts that were open to both regular church members and visitors. God honored these preparations, and more people attended than in previous years from the Houston area and surrounding ...

Read More