August 2005 Newsletter

Dear Friends,

“Great!” was the response from Pastor Diogene when I asked him how things were going in the village of Bethel. “The people there are so hungry for the Word of God and are really growing in their faith in Jesus.” He went on to say that they are very anxious to get a church started. “Every time I’m there people ask when they will be able to have a church building.”

Pastor Diogene has been sharing from the Bible each Tuesday afternoon in Bethel, but as yet there has been no service on Sunday. Last Tuesday afternoon’s Bible study (July 26) had 40 adults and almost 50 children in attendance. When Pastor Diogene shared about the “saving blood of Jesus Christ, shed for lost sinners,” one young man with a voodoo background fell down and passed out. When he came back to consciousness, Pastor shared with him and he prayed to receive Jesus Christ as his Savior and Lord. Another sinner saved by the precious blood of Jesus! Continue Reading →