July 4, 2015 - Day 3 of GC Session

Praise Reports for July 4th

  1. Beautiful Sabbath here in San Antonio. Even though the weather is warm, it's not been unbearably hot so far. This is a huge answer to prayer. 
  2. Thousands of delegates joined us for Sabbath services. 
  3. Heard news during Sabbath school that church is launching Hope Channel for the deaf in the Fall. Many other initiatives for those with physical limitations. What a blessing!
  4. The recently elected executive officers (Wilson, Ng, and Prestol, along with wives) were on platform for this morning's worship service. Loud amens in prayer of dedication for trio of GC officers when speaker asks that this be last GC session before Jesus comes.
  5. The church announced new strategic plan called "Reach the World" for 2015-2020. The emphasis on mission is growing! PTL!
  6. The Alamodome was filled with attendees from 168 countries. You can feel the Spirit of the Lord here! God is at work. 
  7. Powerful worship service, including convicting message by G.T. Ng. 
  8. Lots of blessings happening in the prayer room! God is continuing to bless.

Prayer Request for July 5th

  1. Pray for God's will to be carried out in the nominating committee as positions continue to be filled. 
  2. Pray for July 5th morning worship, “The Amazing Event: The Manner of His Return” by Neale Schofield, CEO of Adventist Media Network in Australia.
  3. Pray that God will be glorified in every detail of business session as it resumes tomorrow. Discussion may include editorial changes to the Church Manual, and more!
  4. Pray for the evening report to be given by East-Central Africa Division (ECD) and Euro-Asia Division (ESD).
  5. Pray that God would continue to flood the dorm with His presence and that wisdom would be granted to all the leadership. 

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