“He is not here. He is risen, just as He said.”
Beulah 2015 is just three months away. Don’t miss it. Dr. Wayne Schmidt and Rev. Mark Wilson along with mystery preachers from our tribe will be bringing the Word. The Rhynos will lead worship; a dedication and open house of Heartland will be a highlight; Evening on the Blvd is always tops; weekday program specials for all ages will have appeal; the new President of Kingswood will be preaching; special Jesus Film guest; meet newly appointed missionaries; more specials to be announced. Don’t miss it.
Congrats to Seth and Lee Ann Fancy who welcomed Eden Grace on March 30. All are doing well and first-time grandparents Bud and Irene are proud as peacocks as they say.
The news of spring continues…..
- Head of Millstream gave a unanimous recall to pastor Vince Robertson and he has accepted.
- Bill Lea is candidating at Port Maitland on April 12.
- Amherst extended an initial call to Evan Oxner yesterday and he has accepted.
- Bristol extended an initial call to Ben Medel yesterday and he has accepted.
- Corbett Ave had 303 present last Sunday and will be launching a third service – this one on Saturday night – for an eight-week trial. They also baptized 12 yesterday.
- Maple Ridge had 190 present yesterday and baptized 3 converts.
- Lower Hainesville had 21 hardy souls who were in attendance for a Easter sunrise service yesterday on Crabbe Mtn where the temperature was -17.
- Great Easter reports coming in – conversions, baptisms, baby dedication, record attendances, the Master at work, the Kingdom advancing.
- More Easter details next week…….
The youth group from Moncton led by Pastor of Youth and Young Adult Ministries Andrew Donovan are in New York City on a missions trip. These experiences are of high impact as youth develop their worldview and seek to find their place in Kingdom service.
The first Alpha group at Woodstock was launched last Sunday evening. A great group in attendance for what is continuing to prove to be an excellent vehicle for spiritual growth and development. Do you have Alpha at your church?
Deep Water Church – North Street was packed for part one of “The Death and Resurrection of God” Easter series this past Friday.
Sussex Wesleyan hosted a town wide Good Friday service. Great turnout and Dr. Leo Gallant preached.
Moncton Wesleyan Church held an Easter Bunny Blast on Saturday. 2400 people attended and 1900 were served breakfast. This event included face painting, bouncy castles and 40,000 Easter eggs! The real story of Easter was powerfully shared.
Gloria and I left on Friday for a brief break and will return to the district on April 11th. While I will check email once per day for emergency/vital communication, routine matters will accumulate in my inbox. Both Peter and Karrilee will be available and will be pleased to respond to any inquiry – firstname.lastname@example.org,@PTMooreATL or email@example.com.
THOT: “Today I’m thinking about Judas and the mystery of evil and free will. He was by the side of Jesus and still he chose to betray. Stay alert! “ Fr James Mallon
ON SECOND THOT: “A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.” – Mahatma Gandhi
April 14, 9 am until Noon
Guest Speaker: Dr. Laurel Buckingham
1.Leadership Requirements to connect with today’s culture.
2. Culturally relevant methods to reach the lost
To Register contact Pastor Dwayne Broad (506) 273-6562
ALIVE is a Women’s Conference Simulcast from Nashville, TN, that will be part of Journey’s Women’s Conference. It includes Powerful Preaching and Live Worship. Ladies, you don’t want to miss it!
Friday, April 24th and Saturday, April 25th
Church Locations and Registration:
– Journey Wesleyan (Fredericton, NB)
– Hillside Wesleyan (Dartmouth, NS)
– Houlton Wesleyan (Houlton, ME)
Join for an evening of food and celebration as we rejoice in all that God has done though World Hope Canada.
Guest Speaker: Anne Medders
Friday April 24 at 6:00 PM
Wesley Hall – Kingswood University
Seating is limited please call (877) 482-1499 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15 to reserver your spot.
Rally in the Valley is coming up May 1-2! With hundreds of students from Atlantic Canada and Maine, incredible worship, and the best speakers and bands around, this event will make a big difference in the lives of your youth. This year’s speaker is Dave Kinnan, from Rapid City, SD. Worship will be lead by KV Worship, and we have special guests Manafest and Sky Terminal joining us for a great concert. Combine this with local missions projects, laser tag, and more, and you are guaranteed to have a great weekend. Check your mail for the RitV promotional pack, go to rallyinthevalley.ca, and register today!
Children’s Ministry Grand Manan Huddle
May 22 (travel to GM), May 23 Central Wesleyan from 9 AM to noon
$10 per person. For more info or to register contact Kinda Lamos at email@example.com.