Praying Friends, It has been some time since our last prayer update. We have been very busy in the ministry here. We praise the Lord that since our last update, we have had the roof on our church building replaced. We are so grateful for the Lord’s provision and for each of you who gave to this need. The Lord provided over $60,000 to do needed repairs on the building He provided for us. We had planned to get the siding repaired, next. However, after having a better look at the siding, the … [Read more...] about November Update
This is just a quick update to let you know that my phone number has changed. My new number is: (978)-609-3577 If you have the old "757" number you will not be able to reach me. Please refer to our letterhead and the "Contact Us" tab on our website for additional contact information. Thank you for your prayers and support! … [Read more...] about Nick’s New Phone Number
The last couple of months have been filled with activity for us and our church family. From June 28 - July 5 we had the See the Harvest missions team with us for a week of non-stop ministry. Each night Wednesday thru Friday we had special services with bi-lingual preachers. It was such a blessing for our increasingly Hispanic church to hear preaching in Spanish. Duey Whitfield, a Spanish-speaking pastor in Texas, and Raul Pinto, a bilingual evangelist were both such a help and encouragement to … [Read more...] about Fireworks, Camp, Roofs, Spanish, Baptism
Praying Friends, Thank you for your faithful prayers and support for our ministry. Since our last prayer letter the Lord has done so much in our lives and ministry. Easter Sunday was an exciting day for our church and our family. At dinner on Saturday night I explained to the kids the significance of Easter Sunday. As I was explaining Christ’s work on the cross and resurrection from the dead, Ellie began to ask questions about her need for salvation. Ellie had been asking questions for … [Read more...] about June Prayer Update
Dear Praying Friends, We are excited to share with you what the Lord has been doing in our ministry over the last couple of months. We have continued to see visitors coming to our church on a regular basis. Many of the visitors have become regular attenders and I expect to be discussing church membership with several families in the coming weeks. Our average attendance on Sunday mornings has been in the mid 30’s for the last 3 months. It is awesome to watch the Lord build His … [Read more...] about Exciting News!
Dear Praying Friends, Thank you for your faithful support of our ministry. It has been exciting to see all that the Lord has done to build His church in Lawrence since our last prayer letter. Over the last month and a half we have had more visitors than we have ever had since we started Community Baptist Church. We are excited to see the Lord bring these guests to our church. Please pray for wisdom for me as I follow up with these visitors. Some of these guests are believers. … [Read more...] about Exciting Opportunities for Community Baptist Church