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The Cultivator – Volume 21, Issue 3

Volume 21, Issue 3 of The Cultivator is available. There are several articles which will update you about Baptist Church Planting Ministry in this…

Tribute to Dr. Ed Johnson – Dr. Earl Jessup

Our dear friend and co-worker, Pastor Ed Johnson, affectionately known as “Preacher”, entered the presence of his Saviour last evening around 8:00.  He suffered from bladder cancer which metastasized to his lungs in recent years.  Pastor Johnson is the founding pastor of Baptist Church Planting Ministry.  His wise advice and calls of encouragement will be greatly missed.

When I began BCPM, Pastor Johnson invited us to move to Rosemount, Minnesota and establish the ministry throug…

Dr. Jessup’s Health Update – October 23, 2014

UPDATE ON CANCER

I had a visit at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto with our radiation oncologist and with our pancreatic surgeon on Tuesday.  I felt it wise to put out an update on our situation.
The oncologist told me there are four tumors in my lungs. There are two in the left lung and two in the right lung.  They have grown since the last CT scan.  He is willing to do “aggressive” radiation on these tumors in two stages.  He wants to begin immediately with radiation on t…

Dr. Jessup’s Health Update – September 1, 2014

UPDATE ON CANCER

I am writing the monthly letter after my upcoming surgery and CT and have been asked to give an update so everyone is informed as to what is going on.

Tomorrow I have a Pre-op at the hospital for the bladder surgery scheduled for the following Tuesday, Sept 9. I have a full body CT scan on Wednesday followed by an appointment with the oncologist on the following Wednesday, Sept. 10. We would like to ask you to pray that the surgery will go well with no complications…

The Cultivator – Volume 21, Issue 1

Volume 21, 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 – 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…

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