LCG Weekly Update 04282011

Greetings from Charlotte, The Eastern part of the United States has just experienced what may go down in U.S. history as the most violent April ever for tornados. Last Wednesday night, the deadliest string of tornados in almost 40 years swept across six states, leaving whole neighborhoods devastated. At least 266 people were killed across the region, with 180 lost in Alabama alone. We are grateful to report that God protected His people through these storms, even miraculously (see report below)! Thank you for your prayers for all of

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LCG Weekly Update 04142011

From the Presiding Evangelist Dear fellow servants of Christ, Twenty-six years ago, a few months before Mr. Herbert W. Armstrong died, most of us could not have imagined the ups and downs and the trials and tests we have gone through. But our Father in heaven knew that the Church of God—though comparatively large in attendance at that time—needed a time of “testing.” Many brethren deeply needed to go back and re-prove what they had only partially learned before. As it turned out, some of our friends and seeming brethren had never been truly converted at all. For with no…

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LCG Weekly Update 04072011

Greeting from Charlotte, Mr. Meredith and Mr. Ames both taped new Tomorrow’s World telecasts today. Mr. Meredith taped a program titled “Spirit Wars,” and Mr. Ames “Vital Keys for Bible Study.” Mr. King’s telecast last week entitled “Reaping the Whirlwind” is expected to draw more than 3,900 responses. Mr. Bruce Tyler reports that Mr. Rajan Moses had a successful trip to Northeast India where he was able to baptize 10 people. Earlier this week, Dr. Scott Winnail attended an accrediting conference in Williamsburg, Virginia. Last weekend was another encouraging weekend with more than 170 visitors attending Tomorrow’s World Special Presentations.…

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LCG Weekly Update 03312011

Greetings from Charlotte, This has been a very encouraging week for the Work! Mr. Wayne Pyle reports that Mr. Meredith’s Tomorrow’s World telecast last weekend, program #379, “How to Watch World Events” broke all previous records with more than 6,700 responses. It was also exciting to see that last weekend’s Tomorrow’s World Special Presentations drew 226 new people. Mr. Meredith spoke to more than 200 brethren last Sabbath in Kansas City, and on Sunday 114 visitors attended his Tomorrow’s World Special Presentation there. We had 59 visitors for the TWSP that I made in Lansing, Michigan and 44 visitors for…

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LCG Weekly Update 03242011

Greetings from Charlotte, This has been a busy week here in Charlotte. Mr. Meredith held a number of meetings and is preparing for a trip to Kansas City. Mr. Pyle reports that Mr. Ames’ Tomorrow’s World television program last weekend entitled “Questions Evolution Cannot Answer,” advertising the booklet The Real God: Proofs and Promises, is expected to draw more than 4,100 responses. Also, last weekend’s Tomorrow’s World Special Presentation by Mr. Rod McNair in Asheville, North Carolina drew 15 visitors. The follow-up TWSPs in Chattanooga and Nashville, Tennessee by Mr. James Sweat drew a total of 63 visitors. Follow-up presentations…

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LCG Weekly Update 03172011

Greetings from Charlotte, We just finished a very positive phone meeting with our Council of Elders. As always before the Passover, Satan tries to stir up problems here and there—often over picky issues that resurface every so many years. However, the overall state of the Church appears to be stable and growing around the world as members look forward to the Spring Holy Days and stay focused on the Big Picture! Last weekend, more than 280 visitors attended 

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