World Report

Minneapolis Online Special Meetings

November 4, 2020

For the first time ever, the Upper Midwest special meetings held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on October 9-11 were held online through Zoom and livestreamed to YouTube. In spite of the challenges and through much prayer, God worked in miraculous ways to bring honor and praise to His Name. The theme for the weekend was “I Stand Redeemed,” and the theme verse was Isaiah 51:11, “Therefore the redeemed of the Lord ...

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Illinois Pastor of Thirty-One Years Retires

September 22, 2020

Karen Storey announced her retirement from pastoring on Sunday, September 20, during the morning service at Worth, Illinois. She faithfully pastored in the Murphysboro and Chicago (now Worth), Illinois, churches for the past thirty-one years. We are thankful for the years of service she and her husband, Eddie, have devoted to the work of the Lord. They are now making plans to...

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Christmas on the Campground in Portland, Oregon

December 18, 2019

Christmas on the Campground has been a tradition at the Apostolic Faith Church in Portland, Oregon, since 2008, and each year it seems even better than the last. From the moment guests stepped onto the campground they were greeted with cheerful music and thousands of dazzling lights illuminating the front lawn. Two notable additions this year were the giant decorated trees near the west chapel. One of them is over fifty-five feet tall, with...

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Wharton, New Jersey, Special Meetings

September 26, 2018

The 2018 Special Meetings in Wharton, New Jersey, was held from August 19-26 with the theme “Without Me, Ye Can Do Nothing” based on John 15:5. There were representatives from seven states and one from Africa.

The prelude for the first Sunday morning service included “Revive Us Again” and “Beautiful Savior/Fairest Lord Jesus” by the orchestra. The choir then rendered the theme song titled “For Without Me, Ye Can Do Nothing.” Preceding the sermon...

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Century Camp Meeting Commemorates 60 Years

July 30, 2018

The Apostolic Faith camp meeting held July 22-29 in Century, Florida, commemorated the sixtieth camp meeting of the United States Southern and Eastern District. Attendees from branch churches throughout these districts came for this diamond camp meeting, and the enthusiasm was evident from the very first service.

The opening Sunday morning service began with the choir singing “I Lift My Hands in Total Praise to You.” Lisa Pressley sang “O, I Want to See...

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Hempstead Dedicates New Location in Oceanside, New York

June 11, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Debbie and I traveled to New York on Wednesday in anticipation of the Sunday, June 10, dedication of our church in Oceanside, which is a few miles from Hempstead. Having outgrown that location in recent years, the Lord provided the congregation with the opportunity to acquire this church last year.

The dedication was preceded by a weekend of special meetings, including evangelistic services on Thursday and Friday, and a concert on...

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Hempstead Christmas Events

February 22, 2018

The Apostolic Faith Church in Hempstead, New York, marked the Christmas season with two programs celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ, including a Christmas concert by the choir and orchestra and a drama presentation.

The concert was comprised of vocalists and instrumentalists of all ages, and began with a rendition of “Carol of the Drum,” followed by a piano number, “Christmastime Is Here.” The audience was delighted as the choir majestically sang “Awake...

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