Category: Monthly Letters

Dr. Earl Jessup – February 2015

I waited a few days to write this letter in order to have the results of my bladder surgery. I had the surgery February 3, and it went very well. The four tumors in the bladder and the one tumor attached to the prostate were removed and thankfully, no new tumors showed up in the past two months. I went into the hospital at 8:00 AM and was home by 1:30 PM. We praise the Lord that no complications have shown up, and I am recovering nicely. I should be back to a full schedule of activities…

Clarence Moore – February 2015

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We send greetings from the south. We began this year living full-time in the MCI bus we converted. It was a huge financial endeavor to keep the house and have both Emily and Adrianna in Bible College. Selling the house lifted a huge burden for us. Although we do not intend on making this a permanent living situation we are content to continue until the LORD sees fit to give us another place. The bus gives us so much more room and will allow our family to travel together as such. We ar…

Jeremy Rowland – February 2015

The church plants for 2015 are in full swing. Over 110,000 John and Roman booklets will need to go out covering five different cities between now and May. Preparations are in place to reproduce healthy churches in Casa Grande, AZ; Oregon, OH; Easton, MD; Yarmouth, ME; and Lisbon in the country of Portugal. Pray for the efforts of numerous churches and christians that will team together to saturate these areas with the gospel and establish solid local Independent Baptist churches.

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Loren Steven – January 2015

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“…For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.” James many years ago gave us warning that life is very transient. There is work to be done, and we must be busy for our Lord. Thank you for letting us partner with you and your church.

December has been a challenging month. We have had many blessings in spite of the challenges of Bev’s accident. We have been blessed this year to see the growth and blessings of souls saved in…

Dr. Earl Jessup – January 2015

As we begin this New Year we want to give you an update on our ministry for this past year and also what is being planned for the coming year. We want you to be aware of how we have invested your sacrificial investment in our ministry. We are very thankful for each of you and your faithful help in this ministry through prayer and finances.

We were involved in eight church plants this past year. All of them were in the United States which is a bit unusual. (There are some years when…

Dr. Earl Jessup – December 2014

I have held off writing this letter for several days because of the cystoscopy I had today. The results show four new tumors, three in the bladder and one attached to the prostate. Surgery is scheduled for January 20. Thank you for praying for us.

We would also like for you to pray seriously about another health matter. Mrs. Bev Steven, the wife of Loren Steven, our Field Representative, fell last week and the tests show a fractured fourth vertebrae and also a fractured wrist. She has a…

Loren Steven – December 2014

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I thank God that He grants us the honor of being able to be thankful in everything. As we close out the year of 2014, we are soooo blessed. After the longest journey in several years, we can only rejoice. We enjoyed a blessed Thanksgiving here at home with family and some new friends with no family nearby. They have four children that have been adopted from Russia. We take so much for granted living here in America. We certainly, as His redeemed ones, do not deserve His blessing and…

Clarence Moore – November 2014

The Year has flown by so quickly. The LORD has given us so many opportunities to serve Him for which we are thankful. We have been blessed with good health throughout the family this year. We have avoided any flu bugs or things that so quickly travel in a family. Emily and Adrianna have been doing very well at Ambassador Baptist College and are nearly out for Christmas break. Emily is working on her senior year and has had a busy semester thus far. Our “little” Adrianna braved stepping out…

Loren Steven – November 2014

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We bring you greetings from Minnesota. So many blessings occurred during our trip that we wanted to share some of them. You were so much a part of this as you prayed for us. We found out just a couple of days before leaving that I had more kidney stones. There was no time to deal with them surgically (one being over fourteen cm) before leaving so we asked people to pray that they just would not move. God answered that prayer, and I had no pain for over eight weeks. Just a couple of days after…

Jeremy Rowland – November 2014

Over the last several weeks we have been able to focus on our support and attend several mission’s conferences in the states of Florida, Virginia, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, and Arizona. Three of those were new church plants taking steps of faith to commit to faith promise missions giving. Even though they are just one year old, Pastor Jon Gorman and the Freedom Baptist Church of Bordentown, NJ held their first conference and committed thousands of dollars to missions over…

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