The following is a report about the Open Door Baptist Church planted in Catalina, Arizona, during their Get-Acquainted Meetings from February 10-12, 2010. The first Sunday services will take place on Sunday, February 14, 2010. Tuesday, February 9, 2010 (A Pre-Church-Plant John/Romans Distribution Report) Please pray for the Catalina church plant's Get-Acquainted Meetings starting tomorrow and going through Friday. The distribution has...

Dear Friends, Psalm 103:10-11 says, "He hath not dealt with us after our sins: nor rewarded us according to our iniquities. For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him." We serve a wonderful God that has given us comfort and rest in Him over these past few weeks. We are...

A ministry has generously donated $5000 toward Dr. Jessup's medical fund to cover his cancer treatments. Their challenge as a ministry is to have these funds matched by other individuals or ministries. If you are interested and would like to contribute, feel free to use PayPal for your contributions or send a check to Baptist Church Planting Ministry at the...

Family and Friends, I begin chemo tomorrow (January 18, 2010) at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie. It will be every Monday for three weeks and then one Monday off for the next six months. There are a lot of side effects to deal with. I would appreciate your prayers during this time. I will try to keep you posted. Also, I...