World Report

A Growing Work in Ghana

November 5, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Bayo Adeniran and I flew to Ghana on Thursday. We were greeted at the airport by a small group, which included Akwasi Badu-Debrah, the District Superintendent of Ghana, and Jane Akazue who is the widow of Brother Bayo’s predecessor, and now assists with the Ghana work.

Both the headquarters church and office for Ghana are in Accra. We drove to the office and were received by a group of students singing “Happy Welcome.” ...

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A Warm Welcome at Western and Central Africa Headquarters

November 2, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

I arrived in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday evening and was met by Bayo Adeniran, the District Superintendent for Western and Central Africa (WECA). The next day’s activities included a formal welcome at the Anthony Village campground where the WECA headquarters is located.

The welcoming committee included about three dozen senior staff members who represent two management teams. One team has oversight of implementing strategies in spreading the Gospel to...

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Larger Accommodations Sought as Work in Pascani Expands

October 24, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Over the weekend, our team in Romania continued visiting families and congregations in the towns neighboring the city of Pascani. Their first stop was to Sodomeni, where they looked at a building for sale, which could serve as a church for the growing congregation there. Then they went to Bratulesti and met with two Gammon families. They learned that these families had recently inherited a house that they hope to convert...

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Rejoicing in What God Is Doing in Romania

October 21, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

John Musgrave, the Director of Romania Work, arrived in Romania yesterday, where he has already met up with Benjamin Clapa of our Portland congregation. The two will be visiting several of our churches in Romania, accompanied by Gheorghei Macovei and Ted Bora, District Superintendents of Eastern and Western Romania. Brother John sent this report of the first few days:

I arrived in Bucharest yesterday at 1:30 p.m. and was met...

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Melbourne Special Meetings: A Time of Refreshing

October 11, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

A weekend of revival services began Friday in Melbourne, Australia, with a concert. Brother Sam Ajayi said the choir and orchestra did a masterful job as they presented an abridged version of the concert performed at the Sydney camp meeting. One of the songs spoke of looking to God who is bigger than anything and everything one might face in life. He said this set the tone for the rest of the meetings.

On Saturday, during...

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India Saints Persist Despite Opposition

October 10, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

The congregation in Uppongala, India, dedicated a new meeting place on Friday. Previously they were meeting in the backyard of one of the saints, but were forced to leave due to opposition from neighboring Hindus. They have now relocated to a rented parcel of land on which they constructed a concrete church with a temporary wooden roof.

Many were present for the ceremony, including Brothers Clark Wolfe and Benjamin Clapa from...

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Several Pray Through at Sydney Camp Meeting

October 5, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

The Sydney, Australia, camp meeting concluded this past Sunday, and Brother Sam Ajayi sent a report of the final services.

He said the Thursday morning teaching was on the baptism of the Holy Ghost, and afterward the same fervent prayer that marked the opening days of the camp meeting was again experienced around the altar.

In the evening, Emmanuel Tshuma preached about the Prodigal Son, urging those not saved to learn from the foolish experience of...

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God’s Love Shines Through in India

October 3, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Clark Wolfe and Benjamin Clapa are in India. They arrived in the village of Indrapalem on Saturday and received a warm welcome at the airport from Rayudu Raju, pastor of the India headquarters church in Kaikavolu, his wife, Suvarna, and his parents. They were then invited to Brother Raju’s home for a chicken dinner prepared by Sister Suvarna. Brother Clark said it was a great reunion over a delicious meal.

The next...

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Sydney Camp Meeting Focus: To Know God

September 29, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Sam Ajayi, Director of Australia Work, and his wife, Shade, are in Sydney, Australia, for the annual camp meeting, which began on Sunday, September 25.

Brother Sam wrote that the camp meeting opened with great expectations among the saints, including delegates from Melbourne and Perth, as they remembered how God had poured out His blessings in previous years.

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Midwest Camp Meeting

September 28, 2016

The Apostolic Faith Midwest Camp Meeting was held August 2-8 at Pinecrest Camp and Conference Center in Fredericktown, Missouri. The theme was “The Church Is Alive and Well,” and to highlight the theme, the topics of the three Bible teachings were “A Heart of Love,” given by Dapo Ajanaku, from Chicago, Illinois, “A Heart of Full Surrender,” given by Donald Fittin, from Van Buren, Arkansas, and “A Heart of Faith and Commitment,” given by...

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