Monthly Letters

I believe we are finally beyond winter here in Minnesota, even though we are seeing temperatures in the forties often at night. At least we are having spring showers virtually daily! The grass is green, and the trees are leafing out. Our hearts go out to those who have lost loved ones, homes and practically all they own to destructive...

We were privileged to be a part of two church plants recently and were able to see God bless and provide in a wonderful way. Pickerington Baptist Temple was reproduced in Pickerington, OH, just east of Columbus. Pastor BJ VanAman is the new pastor and Pastor Rick Perrine was the reproducing pastor from Ripley Baptist Temple of Ripley, WV. They had...

May 19th Sun evening marked the beginning of the 4th church BCPM has been involved in in 2013. Please pray for Pickerington Baptist Temple of Pickerington, Ohio ( the church we helped with on their new building) There has been much effort and prayer put into this new work by the reproducing church Ripley Baptist Temple of West Virginia and...

It was a privilege to be a part of great church plant in Bozeman, Montana. The Get Acquainted Meetings were held April 28 - May 1 with the grand opening Sunday on May 5. God blessed through the evangelism and the special meetings with over 46 from the community attending and 14 receiving Christ as savior. Pastor Philip Brown is...

We are just completing the Get-Acquainted Meetings in Bozeman, MT, this week, and the Lord has blessed the meetings in a wonderful way.  Several have been saved and those attending from the area have been faithful to return each evening for the services.  This is a wonderful sign that they desire to be a part of Calvary Baptist Church.  Pastor...

Dear Friend of BCPM,   Please forgive me for being a bit tardy with this monthly letter. I have been waiting until after the appointment this past week with the specialist who is doing the endoscopy. It is an outpatient surgery scheduled for April 22. The problem is that I also have the bladder surgery, which is inpatient on April 23.  I...

March has been a busy month with BCPM helping reproduce two new churches. The first was Shining Light Baptist Church in Vineland, NJ. The Get Acquainted Meetings went well with six churches sending people to help with the services, twenty-nine visitors representing fourteen families from the community visiting, and two adults receiving Christ as their Savior. The first Sunday also went...

Hopefully, most of you received the cancer update I sent out recently.  I had a CT scan on January 16th and have since met with three oncologists.  All of them were encouraged with the results in the lung.  It remains stable.  The radiologist also saw a chest lymph node that was noticeable that was less than a centimeter. None of the ...