Africa @ Revival Newsletter

Burkina Faso ~ Ken Cantrell & Zach Sportsman families

At the National Conference there were eight baptized in Jesus’ name and forty-four received the baptism of the Holy Spirit. The conference had four different ethnic groups in attendance from the Burkina Faso and Niger areas.

Gabon ~ reported by Superintendent, Rev. Désiré and family

There were six baptized in Jesus’ name and two received the baptism of the Holy Spirit.

Ghana ~ Nick Sisco & Colleen Carter families

There was a graduation at one of the extension schools and eight received their GATS Certificate Level.

In five churches there have been a total of thirteen baptized in Jesus’ name and eleven received the baptism of the Holy Spirit so far this year.

Liberia ~ reported by Superintendent, Rev. S. Benda

A total of fifty-three were baptized in Jesus’ name and twenty-nine received the baptism of the Holy Spirit.

Malawi ~ Chris Gibbs family

There were three baptized in Jesus’ name at a funeral service.

A total of ten new souls received the baptism of the Holy Spirit at a zonal conference.

Two new church buildings are well underway. One is almost completed and will soon be dedicated. Another church has a security wall being built.

A special installation service was held for two new pastors.

Many Bibles were distributed during one service.

There were many saints who rang in the new year at the headquarters church celebration with fellowship, preaching and communion.

It is exciting that several have signed up for this next term of classes at our Bible school.

Mali ~ Shawn Sarsfield family

In December 2016 and so far in 2017 they had the largest attendance yet with nineteen people (10 adults). Three of the adults are new ladies who are friends of the pastor’s wife. There was also a first time visitor who is a friend of the pastor. It is exciting that the church will also grow by two more little ones in early 2017.

Nigeria ~ Gerry McLean & Steve Phelps families

At a recent State Convention five received the baptism of the Holy Spirit and five were baptized in Jesus’ name.

During a watch night service, eight received the baptism of the Holy Spirit and five were baptized in Jesus’ name.

A new Bible school property was leased in the commercial capital of the country. Classes will begin on January 18.

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