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Roy Newsletter: May 2017

by Ron & Phyllis Roy Support their ministry here! GREETINGS Someone asked the question recently: "What do you wish for?" Some answered "money", others "relationships", and others "good health". The fact is- you can have it all, but if you lack good health, everything else can be difficult to enjoy. With that said, our health...
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Spirit Life Ministries Annual Conference 2017 Report

By Dr. A.D. Beacham, Jr., Presiding Officer For over one hundred years International Pentecostal Holiness Church (IPHC) ministers and congregations have gathered in the upstate of South Carolina to do the business of the IPHC. At least one hundred and fifty gathered at the Tabernacle in Beech Springs for this annual session. Presiding Bishop Doug...
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Salazar Newsletter: May 2017

By Mauricio & Lulu Salazar Support their ministry here! Taking the Light of Jesus to the City of Light I am writing hoping that all is well with you and that, as always, the Lord Jesus is blessing your life every day. I also want to thank you for your prayers and support because, in...
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Argo Newsletter: May 2017

by Al & Coli Argo Support their ministry here! Coli and I wanted to let you know that we are fine after the recent Easter weekend typhoon that swept across our island and left church members stranded, bridges closed and much of our city flooded. Life Coffee House & Library suffered minor damage and we...
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Five Tips for Dancers

1.       PERFECT your movements. Turns and leaps are highly impressive additions to a piece, but only when they are impressively executed. Here are some simple steps to take that will ensure an impressive execution: -          TURNS: Pick a spot directly in front of you and focus on that spot.  Prepare for your turn; plant your...
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Give to Live: The Giving Factor

God doesn’t ask us to be a generous giver in His kingdom because He needs anything. He said, “All the earth is mine” (Exodus 19:5). He asks us to give because we depend on it. We might call it the “Giving Factor.” Factor it in, and we enjoy the streaming benefits of our faith. Leave...
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Letter to the Persecuted Church

From Christian Churches Together (an assembly of Christian organizations witnessing together to the reconciling power of the Gospel of Jesus): There should be no schism in the body, but that the members should have the same care for one another. And if one member suffers, all the members suffer with it; or if one member...
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WMMD Welcomes Three Missionary Families

“Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that in the Lord your labor is not in vain.” 1 Corinthians 15:58 (ESV) The church of Jesus Christ is continuously looking forward and we are exceptionally optimistic about the future of the World Missions Ministries Division. We are...
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Doug Beacham: Encourage, Mayo 2017

Con frecuencia, vamos demasiado rápido de la Pascua al Pentecostés. De hecho, en varias tradiciones de la teología pentecostal se ha perdido bastante al ignorar el calendario cristiano histórico. Para muchos pastores, existen solamente tres domingos principales dentro de la Iglesia: la navidad, la pascua y el advenimiento. Es necesario, dentro de la excelente serie...
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Take Time to Ponder the Power of the RISEN CHRIST

  Often we are too quick to jump from Easter to Pentecost. In fact, in many Pentecostal theological traditions, we have lost much by ignoring the historic Christian calendar. For many pastors, there are only three major church Sundays: Christmas, Easter, and Homecoming.ften we are too quick to jump from Easter to Pentecost. In fact, in...
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World Missions Statistical Report

We are excited to share the 2016 Statistical Report for World Missions Ministries Division. We thank the Lord for an increase in our number of churches: 9,842 in 2015 compared to 10,684 in 2016 [an increase of 842 churches] and members: 1,466,119 in 2015 compared to 1,567,975 in 2016 [an increase in 101,856 members]. Most...
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Religious Freedom Honored

MISSION M25 SERVES RUN FOR THE WALL Mission M25 is gearing up to honor our military and veterans for the 19th time on Memorial Day Weekend as representatives for our Lord, His Kingdom and the IPHC. This will be our 18th time to ride / serve on Run For The Wall. Run For The Wall is a...
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A Tribute to Marlene Durr (1937-2017)

The World Missions Ministries family extends our prayers and deepest sympathy to Marlene Durr's family and loved ones. In 1993, Marlene was approved as an IPHC Tentmaker to teach English in Hungary. We are grateful for her dedication to missions and we thank the Lord for her life and service. "Marlene Lucille Ferrante Durr, age...
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Five Tips for Video

When it comes to making a good video, there are several things to keep in mind.  Hopefully the next few points will help you to better prepare, shoot and deliver your next Fine Arts video presentation. There are 4 main factors that everyone faces when they decide to make a video.  They are: Equipment, Ability,...
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Northwest Latin Annual Conference 2017 Report

By Bishop J. Talmadge Gardner I was honored to serve as the presiding officer for the annual NORTHWEST LATIN CONFERENCE Saturday, April 8, 2017.  The conference was hosted on the campus of the Sunnyside Christian Reformed Church in Sunnyside, Washington – what a beautiful church campus. True to their tradition, Bishop Prieto used Saturday morning...
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IPHC Serves Run For The Wall

Mission M25 is gearing up to honor our military and veterans for the 19th time on Memorial Day Weekend as representatives for our Lord, His Kingdom and the IPHC. This will be our 18th time to ride / serve on Run For The Wall.   Run For The Wall is a ride that takes riders...
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Making Curriculum Work for You, Part 4:  ADAPTATION

You’ve analyzed your needs, analyzed your resources, scrimped and saved, and now you’re holding a beautifully pristine curriculum pack in your hands. Hooray! Well, well sort of… that’s just the first part of the job. Now comes the next part and I wish I could tell you that it’s simple and easy. But the truth...
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Free Resource for Holy Spirit Focus

Youth Leaders! Discipleship Ministries Directors! Pastors and Church Leaders! Pentecost is nearly approaching! This is a wonderful opportunity to preach and teach about the person and work of the Holy Spirit in the life of the believer! If you’re looking for a free resource to help kickoff the conversation, check out “Thread,” a five-week message...
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Helland Newsletter: April 2017

By Matt & Femke Helland Support their ministry here! Outreach to Prostitutes in Amsterdam's Red Light District Our ministry to reach out to prostitutes in Amsterdam's Red Light District is developing further. Every week we visit the men and women who work in the windows and offer them emotional, spiritual, and practical help. Our primary...
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Presley Newsletter: April 2017

by Todd & Stephanie Presley Support their ministry here! Hello From Wales! It is not enough to just tell people about the love of Jesus; we must show them. God is blessing the relationships He has given us though our outreaches to Welsh families with special needs. Slowly but surely, we are seeing people warm...
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Making Curriculum Work for You, Part 3:  EVALUATION

ANALYZING RESOURCES Now that you understand the group you’re ministering to, it’s important to analyze what resources you have available. In John 14:28 Jesus said, “Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it?” Analyzing resources...
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Five Tips for Drummers

5 Tips for Drummers Timing is everything GET ON THAT CLICK!!! Sorry for yelling, but too many times I see drummers that are too busy twirling their sticks and trying to make themselves look the part. Being a good drummer and having good timing go hand in hand. Metronomes can be expensive, but luckily there...
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Give to Live: Your First Serve

Imagine being on the other side of the net when tennis champion, Serena Williams, is about to serve a tennis ball your way—at 100 mph! Obviously she has mastered one of the most important parts of the game. Since the rules allow two serves, the first serve usually gets the strongest effort. Being a Christ-follower...
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Gonzales Newsletter: April 2017

by Albert & Jiep Gonzales Support their ministry here! Greetings in the precious name of Jesus! The year 2016 was a very good year. The number of churches of IPHC Thailand “Alliance Church Association” increased to 54, from 44 in 2015. Glory to God! Indeed, our labor in the Lord is not in vain. Thank...
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A Football Stadium - yes!

TEAM '17 Pastor Rick Haug, Senior Pastor of Living Water Pentecostal Holiness Church (LWPHC) caught fire to reach his community of Maiden, NC and designed an outreach called To Evangelize All Maiden in 2017 (TEAM '17). He brought in the Matt Bartlett Band to fire everyone up, had free hamburgers and hot dogs, inflatables and...
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Making Curriculum Work for You, Part 2: EVALUATION

Now that you know what kind of curriculum is available, let’s take a look at how make the right choice for your church. There are several considerations that you must take into account as you look over the curriculum. Certain factors about your church are out of your control such as when the service starts,...
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Only the Gospel is the Cure for the World's Sin

This year, Easter Sunday is April 16th for Christians around the globe. This means our IPHC congregations in Eastern Europe, who often follow the Orthodox calendar, will celebrate Easter, or Pascha, on the same date as in the western world. So, as a global family, we join with a third of the human population in declaring...
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Doug Beacham: Encourage, Abril 2017

Este año, el domingo de Pascua es el 16 de abril para todos los cristianos alrededor del globo. Esto quiere decir que las congregaciones de la IPHC ubicadas en el este de Europa, que frecuentemente siguen el calendario ortodoxo, celebrarán la pascua, o Pascha, en la misma fecha que en la parte occidental. Entonces, como...
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Making Curriculum Work for You Pt. 1

Have you ever sat in your living room on a Saturday night and wondered what in the world you are going to teach tomorrow or “do I have to teach THIS lesson?” I haven’t. I’m the author, right? I’ve always had this figured out. At least I wish that were true. Early on, I struggled...
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Day of Discipleship at General Conference

The IPHC has given Discipleship Ministries the responsibility of inspiring all generations to actively pursue Christ. To fulfilling our vision, we will provide a Day of Discipleship on Tuesday, July 25. We will share stories to illustrate how we are all part of God’s Family and each belongs in the Big God Story. There will...
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Church Planter's Day at General Conference 2017

In their March meeting, the EVUSA Council declared Thursday, July 27 at General Conference as Church Planter Emphasis Day.  All church planters and mother church pastors should wear their official IPHC Church Planter pins. If someone has lost their pin or has never received one, please visit the EVUSA exhibit to receive a pin. Let...
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Marriage Crisis: Pornography’s Destructive Impact

The faith community is facing a genuine crisis in our marriages. The sexualization of our culture and easy access to pornography are having a devastating impact on faithfulness, sexual purity and the strength of marriages. The impact is not only found among our congregations but among our church leaders as well. Marriage is God's design...
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The Case for Christ Movie Coming in April

Investigative journalist and former atheist, Lee Strobel, set out to disprove the Bible. Instead, he discovered it was the most reliable ancient document known to man. He wrote “The Case for Christ” to share his personal story and the evidence that swayed him. Now, that story is on its way to the big screen, coming...
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IPHC Remembers Rev. Clifford Sampier 1928-2017

Rev. Clifford M. Sampier, former superintendent of the Colorado (Rocky Mountain) Conference, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2017 in Littleton, Colorado. Rev. Sampier grew up in a Pentecostal Holiness Church in Clayton, New Mexico. He was one of the first students to enroll in Southwestern Bible College and was a member of the first...
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Doug Beacham Columna Encourage para marzo, 2017 El Reino desconocido

Recientemente, el ministro y profesor de colegio público John Bradshaw, me contó una historia bastante esclarecedora. Un maestro en Virginia, John llevaba a cabo la clase de historia mundial en el grado 8vo, como parte de dicha clase, se estudiaba el judaísmo. Él describía lo escrito en Génesis 22, relato pertinente a Abraham tomando a...
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MINISTRY ON THE ICE: A CHAPLAIN'S DEPLOYMENT TO ANTARCTICA

During the first week of December 2016, Chaplain Adam Erwin (LTJG), US Navy Reserves, received a call from Captain Gregory Todd, Chief of Coast Guard Chaplains. The call was an invitation to be the Command Chaplain aboard the USCGC Polar Star (an icebreaker) on a mission to deploy to the South Pole on Operation Deep...
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Life - What's it worth?

March For Life January 27, 2017   Mission:M25 riders began to load their bikes as the sun came up on this January 26 morning in Falcon, NC. Riders from Texas, Oklahoma, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia gathered,  sharing stories since our last gathering. The skies were overcast and there was a cool drizzle falling...
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Doug Beacham Encourage Article - Febrero, 2017

Hoy en día con aplicaciones direccionales tales como WAZE y GOOGLE MAPS, nos hemos acostumbrado a “alternar” y “recalcular” rutas. Es una bendición el hecho de poder utilizar ciertas aplicaciones que ayuden a evitar los dolores de cabeza causados por el tráfico. Pero nos encontramos en un mundo que va más rápido de lo que...
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Hispanic Ministries DCPI Convention

Hispanic Ministries, under Dr. Luis Avila’s leadership, will be hosting a DCPI Convention on March 16-18, 2017 in Oklahoma City, free of charge! This event is for pastors, directors, church planters, church leaders, and all of those who are interested in learning and helping with the process of planting new churches. The tracks available for...
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Youth Quest Recap

YouthQuest 2016 was a whirlwind weekend filled with services, training, and of course, competition. The event kicked off on Thursday, July 21st with a full afternoon of Fine Arts at the Hilton, Daytona Beach Hotel. The evening service opened with a live performance from the YouthQuest Creative Team that included various creative elements including an original...
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YQ Awards Show

This is a night to celebrate YOU!!! We encourage you to get creative with your best "Starry Night" theme! Come on out, and dress to impress! Add a little bling, a little flash, the sky is the limit! For ideas on how to dress, please visit our YQ Pinterest at; pinterest.com/iphcyouthquest
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Creative Workshop at YQ16

Friday, July 22nd after the evening service in the Coquina Ballroom* *time and location subject to change Join us for a workshop on creative expression! We will have 4 different areas of creativity: Producers, Performers, Inventors, and Cultivators. These four groups represent a variety of different creative interests. Our hope is to provide you with...
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Special Guests For YQ16

Alex Seeley Friday, July 22nd speaker twitter @alexseeley73 | instagram @alexseeley Alex Seeley is a passionate communicator and teacher of the Word.  Possessing a unique ability to reveal how the Word of God is applicable to our everyday lives, Alex shares openly about how the power of God has proven real in her own life. ...
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Urgent Help Needed- Ecuador

Embed from Getty Images Saturday afternoon, April 16, 2016, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador.  The largest devastation in Ecuador since 1949.  Hundreds of large buildings collapsed and thousands of people are reported missing.  The current death toll is over 250 and is expected to increase as rescue and relief efforts are underway.  Our IPHC...
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Welcome New Child Sponsorship Coordinator

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    People to People Ministries is excited to welcome Teresa Brown to the WMMD team.  Teresa comes to us with over 15 years of children and missions experience.  She taught English as a second language to international college students attending Oklahoma City University, seeing many of them come to Christ.  While on staff with Scope Ministries...
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What's New at YQ

  #YQ2016 will be an amazing event. The team is working hard to plan and organize and we cannot WAIT to see everyone in Daytona Beach! This year we have made changes to several different aspects of YouthQuest. You can read over the full list of changes and updates below! If you have any questions...
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Microbusinesses

Through the Microbusinesses project, People to People aims to end extreme poverty among those in our IPHC international community.  A small amount of money is invested for individuals to develop their own business and enable them to become more self-sufficient and provide sustainable income for generations to come. People to People currently has two opportunities...
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#YouthQuest2016 Announces Core Value Influenced Theme

*graphics and images c/o Kaleigh Bishop The road to creating the theme for YouthQuest 2016 was a long and winding one, with a diverse group of people contributing to the concept. The theme “Luminaries” is a direct reference to the 2016 Core Value Emphasis “We Prayerfully Value Holiness” and may surprise you with its origin....
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PTP Fast and Feed the Hungry

There are millions of children all over the world who suffer from malnutrition which plays a key role in nearly half of all child deaths each year. People to People Ministries' Feed the Hungry program is currently working in over 20 locations around the world to provide aide for thousands of children on a weekly basis. During the upcoming season of...
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