Reaching the World for Christ
Northern Michigan District Church of the Nazarene
"Give thanks with a grateful heart. Give thanks to the Holy One. Give thanks because He’s given Jesus Christ, His Son." (Don Moen)
We are directed in many places in holy Scripture to live by the principle expressed in Philippians 4:6 - Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. Two key commands are given to the faithful here: (1) We are to be prayerful not fretful! (2) We are to lift thankful prayers not complaining prayers! This attitude of prayer is not one that denies the serious nature of the concerns being lifted, but is an attitude of ... Read more...
September 27 and 28 our district was greatly blessed to host the EMT seminar with Dr. Mark Bane. He presented a powerful and convicting challenge to us, declaring with Holy Spirit authority that we all must be personally involved in evangelistic efforts in our communities. There were 47 participants in the seminar and I feel confident that all who attended were profoundly challenged and inspired to actively share the gospel. This seminar was among the most moving I have ever been privileged to attend. Let us pray that we will see many souls saved as a result of this spiritual equipping! Click here to download the notes from this event.