MINISTRY PLANS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND REPORT
January 14, 2005
AN EXCITING YEAR - 2004
TOTAL CHURCH LIFE MINISTRIES
ONLY GOD COULD DO IT!
- BOOK MINISTRY: People Sharing Jesus (Pessoas Compartihando Jesus) book and Leader's Guide have been published in Portuguese for use in Portuguese speaking nations (Brazil; Angolia; Africa; Portugal; Mozambique, Africa; East Timor, Indonesia; and others).
- BOOK MINISTRY: Total Church Life book has been published in the Indonesian language and is being used there. Indonesian Baptists have requested other of my books in their language (People Sharing Jesus; What's Next?; Incredibly Gifted; and Doctrine of Salvation).
- During the time between May 15 and August 1, 2004, I was on FIVE CONTINENTS teaching, preaching, and networking with leaders on Great Commission Evangelism. These include: Brazil (South America); Angola (Africa); Portugal (Europe); Indonesia, and Korea (Asia); and the United States. This is difficult to realize. ONLY GOD COULD DO IT!
DURING THE YEAR - 2004
Preached at 100th Anniversary of Dauphin Way Baptist Church, Mobile, AL where I pastored from 1982 to 1989.
SUMMARY OF MINISTRIES IN THE UNITED STATES
- Five Harvest Revivals in Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, and California.
- Four Total Church Life Strategy Conferences in Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, and taught evangelism course at Luther Rice Seminary in Atlanta, GA area.
- Two Harvest Days in Texas and Indiana.
- Six Incredibly Gifted Seminars in Texas and California.
- Two People Sharing Jesus Seminars in Georgia and California.
- One Missions Day in Texas.
- One State Evangelism Conference in Kansas/Nebraska.
- Preached in several local churches.
- Worked on-half-time as Minister of Evangelism at Roswell Street Baptist Church from January to August 15.
MINISTRIES IN NINE DIFFERENT STATES
SUMMARY OF INTERNATIONAL MINISTRIES
- MARCH IN BRAZIL - with Kathy who led Women's Conferences and I taught Students, Pastors, and Leaders in the Baptist Seminaries in Beleem and Manous on the Amazon.
- MAY IN BRAZIL - with my Granddaughter, Blakely Robinson, who had just graduated from Baylor University. She spoke at a Youth Rally in Joao Pessoa. Many were saved. We did street witnessing and I let Total Church Life Conferences and People Sharing Jesus Seminars in three Brazilian states.
- JUNE IN ANGOLA, AFRICA, AND PORTUGAL - with Brazilian Pastor Odilon Pereira. Two hundred Pastors and Leaders came from all over Angola with great difficulty to Luanda for a four day TCL Conference. In Leidia, Portugal fifty pastors and leaders participated in TCL Conference.
- JULY IN INDONESIA - with Pastor Bobby Morton and Missionary Carl Lee at the Baptist Seminary at Semarang. Two hundred Pastors, Leaders, and Students participated in Total Church Life Conference.
- JULY IN SEOUL, KOREA - with Dr. Bobby Morton. We participated and networked with International Leaders at the Baptist World Alliance meeting.
- OCTOBER IN BRAZIL - with Pastor Odilor Pereira. I led Total Church Life Conferences and People Sharing Jesus Seminars in five Brazilian States at Brazilia, Vitoria Conquista, Arrial do Cabo, Goiana, and Piracicaba.
I am grateful for your continued prayers and support. Please pray for Total Church Life Ministries as Kathy and I continue with a demanding schedule during 2005.
We are grateful to our Lord for His continuing to open doors and allowing us to be used for His glory!
Rejoicing in Him,