World Report

Wharton Special Meetings

October 18, 2017

Special meetings at the Apostolic Faith Church in Wharton, New Jersey, were held August 20-27. The theme verse was Haggai 2:4, “I am with you, saith the Lord of hosts.” The opening service began with the orchestra playing “He Is Exalted,” followed by the choir singing “Whom Shall I Fear?” and “Awesome God.” Before the sermon, Tayo Ajayi sang “I Will Not Forget Thee.” Taking his text from Joshua 1:5-7, ...

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A Week of Fellowship with the Saints in Western Romania

October 17, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

Our team in Romania (John and Rodica Musgrave, and their mothers, Edna Musgrave and Viorica Marincus) spent the final five days of their trip visiting our locations near the western border.

On Wednesday, October 11, they joined the saints in Sanpetru-German, pastored by Nico Tudor, for an evening service. They enjoyed two music specials provided by a children’s group and a young adult group. Then during the announcements, Gheorghei Macovei...

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Blessed to Overflowing in Melbourne

October 11, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

Following the Australia camp meeting in Sydney, Sam and Shade Ajayi, along with many others, traveled to Melbourne for special meetings there. Brother Sam said they all went anticipating the Lord’s blessings and desiring that the revival which had begun in Sydney would continue in Melbourne.

The first meeting was an evening of music on Friday, October 6. Brother Sam said he was thrilled to see...

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Romanians Build as Work Continues to Grow

October 10, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

John Musgrave, Director of Romania Work, and his wife, Rodica, along with their mothers, Edna Musgrave and Viorica Marincus, left on October 2 for a two-week mission trip to Romania. Since their arrival, the four have been visiting our southern Romania church locations.

They first went to Bucharest where our headquarters church is located and where Gheorghei Macovei, the Eastern Romania District Superintendent, is the pastor. There, they toured a nearly...

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Shouts of Victory at Australia Camp Meeting

October 9, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

The saints in Australia concluded their camp meeting last Sunday, October 1, and Sam Ajayi, Director of Australia Work, sent this report of second half of the week.

We held our annual evening of music on Wednesday. The choir and instrumentalists presented many group arrangements and ensembles. As usual, they did an amazing job and it was a beautiful concert.

The teaching on Thursday morning was titled “Walk...

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Dominican Republic Announcement

October 9, 2017

The following statement from Darrel Lee to the Dominican Republic saints was read in the La Romana headquarters church during their Sunday morning service yesterday. It was read in both English and Spanish, announcing that Alberto Smith has retired as Supervisor de la República Dominicana (District Superintendent of the Dominican Republic) and Gledwin Mills (pictured above singing “Jericho Road”) has been appointed as his successor. The announcement was well received. We...

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Blessed by the Family of God in the Dominican

October 4, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

Debbie and I, along with the DeBusks, enjoyed a Tuesday evening service with the saints at our Ingenio Quisqueya church in San Pedro de Macoris. The pastor, Gledwin Mills (see above, left to right: Edwin Gil Fillary, myself, Gledwin Mills, Tim DeBusk, and Jefry Gil Fillary), is the longest serving pastor in the Dominican Republic and also a board member. He told us that prior to the meeting, the saints...

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Visiting the Saints in the Dominican Republic

October 3, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

Debbie and I are in the Dominican Republic, traveling with Tim DeBusk, Director of Caribbean Work, and his wife, Lisa. We plan to visit several of our churches, meeting with the ministers and saints here, before returning home Friday evening, October 6.

On Sunday morning, we had the privilege to attend our Miramar, San Pedro de Macoris, church pastored by Edwin Gil Fillary who is the oldest serving pastor ...

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Expecting “Baskets” of Blessings at Australia Camp Meeting

September 27, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

The Australia camp meeting began on Sunday, September 24, in Sydney and is scheduled to continue through October 1. Sam Ajayi, Director of Australia Work, and his wife, Shade, arrived a few days in advance to spend some time in Perth where we have a group led by Michael Chiutare. His wife, Farai, has been seriously ill, but is gaining strength. Brother Sam said the Perth saints are thankful for the...

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Hurricane Update from the Caribbean

September 22, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

We have been able to communicate with Brother Michael Anthony, District Superintendent of the Eastern Caribbean, now that Hurricane Maria is past. We are thankful to report that it had less impact than expected on our churches in the Caribbean. However, the saints are still reeling from Irma. Brother Michael says that of our two churches in Tortola, the one at East End...

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