Easter Weekend turned out to be a great time for outreach for many of our new churches!
The Marana, Arizona church with Jeff Goodman and Josh Bennett had over 200 first time guests with a total attendance of between 350 and 400!
The Heritage FWB Church in Greenfield, California broke their record attendance with 132 people present.
Pastor Jim Kilgore had promised to eat a goldfish if they broke their record.
Daryl Grimes and the Flagship FWB Church in Erie, Pennsylvania also broke their record with 71 attending, 13 visitors, and 3 people saved!
Allen Hall and the church in York, Pennsylvania had several visitors and an attendance of 72!
Another record broken - Tim Riggs and the Bay City FWB Church in Mobile, Alabama had 155 with 1 saved and other decisions! They had 29 first time visitors - some of which they have been inviting for 2 years!
|Tim's son, Caleb (on the left), after church.|
Len Blanchard in Oxford, Alabama reports 3 new families on Easter!
Steven Gray in Collinsville, Illinois is excited about the 170 people present with 2 people saved and 3 who want to be baptized!
Speaking of baptism - Jeff Cates in Canyon, Texas has baptized people 3 weeks in a row.
|Jeff Cates' baptistery|
Brian Williams and the church in Buffalo, New York are excited about their biggest outreach event yet - their Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday. Around 500 people participated!
Tim Osborn in Oakland, Tennessee had an ablation procedure of taking cancer off his liver on Monday. But he was in church preaching on Easter. They only missed their record by 2 - had 79 with 1 person saved!
Florence, Arizona (Howard Gwartney) - 129 with lots of visitors!
Colorado Springs, Colorado (Dexter Guin) - 130 with 2 saved!
Suffolk, Virginia (David Sexton and Marc Neppl) - 166!
Aurora, Colorado (Barry Long) - 10 guests!
Clarksville, Tennessee (Chad Kivette) - 50 for Sunrise Service on a cool, rainy morning!
Rochester, New York (Jim Martin) - 68 with 4 visitors and 1 saved!
Castaic, California (Keith Bartlett) - 99!
Thank God - He is still working in people's lives!