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Dr. Jessup’s Health Update – April 17, 2014

UPDATE ON CANCER

This note is sent from Dr. LeRoy Pennell (BCPM Board & Dr. and Mrs. Jessup’s pastor) on the behalf of Dr. Jessup:

Brother Jessup has been having trouble with his balance in walking and getting around, plus some other concerning symptoms, for the last few weeks. A CT scan of the head was ordered. The doctor told him the “good news” that there was no brain tumor, which they had feared. However, it revealed that in the last few weeks, Dr. Jessup had suffered a sma…

Dr. Jessup’s Health Update – April 9, 2014

UPDATE ON CANCER

This note is sent from our staff on the behalf of Dr. Jessup:

Please pray for Dr. Jessup in a special way. He has had an adverse reaction to medication and is struggling with confusion and vertigo for about a week now. He has ceased taking this medication, and we are asking the Lord for a speedy recovery.

Thank you for your prayers for the Jessups. Because of them, we are sure Dr. Jessup will get over this difficult time quickly, as the Lord allows.

Continuing…

The Cultivator – Volume 20, Issue 3

Volume 20, Issue 3 of The Cultivator is available. There are several articles which will update you about Baptist Church Planting Ministry in this…

The Cultivator – Volume 20, Issue 2

Volume 20, Issue 2 of The Cultivator is available. There are several articles which will update you about Baptist Church Planting Ministry in this…

Faith Baptist Church – Rome, NY

First Get Acquainted Meeting
Thousands of John and Roman booklets and tracts have been distributed throughout the community and Faith Bible Baptist Church of Rome, NY is off to a good start. During the first get acquainted meeting there were 38 in attendance with 3 visitors. The reproducing church is Amazing Grace Baptist Church of Oriskany Falls, NY and the pastor of the new church is Nino Camuglia. 
 Pray now for the remaining nights and for God to continue to bless this new churc…

Pickering Baptist Temple – Pickering, OH

First Get Acquainted Meeting – May 19, 2013
 Sunday was an exciting day with events surrounding the birth of Pickerington Baptist Temple in Pickerington, OH. During their morning service the reproducing church, Ripley Baptist Temple of Ripley, WV, held a commissioning service for Pastor BJ VanAman and his family. Ripley Baptist, under the leadership of Pastor Rick Perrine, has been a tremendous support and encouragement throughout this process and is a model of how churches reproduc…

Dr. Jessup’s Health Update – May 6, 2013

UPDATE ON CANCER

We just returned from Toronto’s Sunnybrook Hospital where we met with Dr. Law, the pancreatic surgeon. The biopsy reveals this is a malignant tumor in the pancreas called a “neuroendocrine tumor”. This tumor can be dormant or very aggressive. He believes that my tumor is dormant at this point but did indicate that could change. He believes we can wait until the fall (September/October) and do blood work and a CT dedicated to the pancreas to determine the status of t…

The Cultivator – Volume 20, Issue 1

Volume 20, Issue 1 of The Cultivator is available. There are several articles which will update you about Baptist Church Planting Ministry in this…

Dr. Jessup’s Health Update – March 26, 2013

UPDATE ON CANCER

I has a cysto (a scope put into the bladder) on Friday which showed new tumors in the bladder and near the prostate. Dr. Zadra is concerned about the ones near the prostate and surgery is needed to take them out. It will not be out-patient as before but I will be admitted to the hospital and will spend at least one night in the hospital. These tumors are in such a place that they will be difficult to get out without causing some complications.

He knows of t…

Bethel Baptist Church – Medina, Ohio

Medina, OH has been saturated with gospel literature and invitations announcing the birth of Bethel Baptist Church. 20,000 John and Romans have gone out and 12,800 door hanger invitations have bee distributed. Twenty Three churches have cooperated together sending over 240 people to help with the saturation. Pastor Jason Myers, the new pastor, along with his family and volunteers have been working to fix up a theater to use as a meeting place. Pastor Tim Huth of Stow Falls Baptist Church, t…

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