The Lord truly blessed the second night of the Get-Acquainted Meetings for the Warrenton, MO church plant. There were 59 in attendance with seven more first-time visitors from the community. Four area churches participated in the meeting by bringing ushers, nursery workers, special music, and refreshments. A thank you goes to Solid Rock Baptist Church of Maryland, MO; Arnold Baptist...

Tonight (Monday, September 12, 2011) was the second night of the Get-Acquainted Meetings at Quinte Baptist Church. We were so thankful for all the churches that came out to help tonight. We had ten pastors come to visit and show their support. There were six visiting churches. We had a total of 58 in attendance with six returning visitors from...

Tonight (Sunday, September 11, 2011) marked the beginning of the Get-Acquainted Meetings for Quinte Baptist Church of Belleville, Ontario. We praise the Lord for all those that came out to help with these meetings. Pastor Jupp from Victory Baptist Church in Peterborough, ON came with special music and helped in other aspects of the service. James Howard from Cornerstone Baptist...

The Psalmist penned, “Blessed be the Lord, who daily loadeth us with benefits, even the God of our salvation.”  It is an honor to serve our Lord.  Several church plants are underway for September and October. Bev and I have been busy assisting with the plant of Northern Light Baptist Church in Waconia, MN.  Dr. David Clear of First Baptist Church...

The first night of the Get-Acquainted Meetings for the Warrenton, MO church plant saw 23 in attendance. The new church is Faith Baptist Church with Peter Balvo as the new pastor. The reproducing pastor is Pastor Brian Andrews of Mid America Baptist Church in Winfield, MO. There was much prayer and anticipation leading up to this church plant. Warrenton is...

Please forgive me for the tardiness of this letter. I wanted to wait until I was finished with the focused radiation before writing so I could update you on my health situation. At this point, everything is going reasonably well, and I am recovering from the side effects of the treatments. I had 600 doses of radiation over a fifteen...

The summer has come and is nearly gone. We praise the LORD for what He has allowed us to be a part of this last while. We were so blessed to be a part of our sending church’s family camp this year. Our camping site was nestled in the mountains of North Carolina. Although our ministry takes us to all...

Much of the last few weeks have been spent helping to prepare for the five church plants this fall. Prayer and preparation has gone into these plants and we are asking God to bless in a great way. Over the next few months more than 109,000 Gospel of John and Romans booklets will be distributed throughout the new areas. Pray...

HAPPY 18th ANNIVERSARY BCPM!!!!!!  On August 1, 1993, Beth and I, along with several pastors, formed Baptist Church Planting Ministry to help churches reproduce churches.  This has been the most wonderful adventure we could ever have imagined.  Little did we know when we sold everything and invested it into this ministry that God would bless as He has. I doubt...