Dear Pastor and Church Family, It has been an exciting fall with the last of the church births completed for this year.  The last two plants have been in Thornton CO and the other was Marion, OH. Some of the new births have had just a few visitors from the community while others have seen well over one hundred. Which of...

The last few weeks have been very busy but yet rewarding. I started out traveling to Simi Valley, CA to assist with our first church plant of the fall season. Pastor Mark Irmler is the new pastor of Crown Point Baptist Church and he did a great job of preparing for this new church plant. As we evangelized the area, the people...

This month starts a very busy time for our ministry. Please pray for the start of Crown Point Baptist Church in Simi Valley, CA. The Get Acquianted Meetings will be Sept.9-13. Pastor Mark Irmler has been doing a wonderful job at evengelizing the area and I am looking forward see how God will bless the efforts. After leaving California I will...

In a world  full of sin and darkness, it is good to see new churches advancing the cause of Christ.  BCPM is working on fifteen new church plants within the next sixteen months. Eleven are in the US with four in other countries.  We are preparing for five church plants this fall: Simi Valley, CA; Thornton, CO; Marion, OH; and two in Markham, Ontario, Canada....

Dr. Earl D. Jessup Recently, I was driving through the town in which I grew up, and I saw something that concerned me. I saw a sign on a church that supported my wife and me when we first went to Canada as church planters. The sign read, “New home for our ‘Worship Center’.” As I began thinking about it, I...

Dr. Earl D. Jessup “Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine. For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the os that treadeth out the corn. And, the labourer is worthy of his reward.” 1 Timothy 5:17-18 Sometime ago, I pastor challenged me to write an article about...

Dr. Earl D. Jessup In Acts 11:25 the Bible says, “Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul: And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass that a whole year they assembled themselves with the church and taught much people.” We find that one of the first things that Barnabas did after...