Praise & Thanksgiving:
- For the Lord’s great faithfulness and kindnesses towards us as a church.
- For Pastor Ellis’ preaching visit to Malaysia and the warm fellowship with the brethren there.
- Grace Ministerial Academy has now opened for the New School Year with a good number of new students. May the Academy be greatly used to prepare men for the ministry and the ongoing work of reformation.
- Our work among the Homeless has restarted following a long summer break. May this ministry be used of God to bring these poor people to faith in the Lord Jesus Christ.
- The construction work on the new CCM Boys’ Home is well under way and we hope it will be occupied by September at the latest.
- For the addition of more new members and others who expect in the will of God to give their testimonies before the church on July 5th.
- For the necessary finances to begin church planting in Tacloban City with the kind cooperation of our sister church Abuyog Reformed Baptist Church who will give the oversight.
- Erwin Cadalin will be moving, the Lord willing, to Morong, Rizal with his family to head up the church planting ministry there. We pray in the will of the Lord, that the present work will increase and that in the foreseeable future it may be constituted as a Reformed Baptist Church.
- We give thanks for our Church Retreat last June 11-13 which a good number attended and for the warm fellowship and ministry.
- Preparations for our 36th Year Anniversary on Saturday August 1st, when the Lord willing Pastor Ramen Caliwag will be the preacher.
- We still need several new Social Workers in CCM. It is very difficult finding Christian Social Workers who are willing to give themselves to this work. Please pray that God will raise up such people.
- We are drawing up architect’s plans for the extension of our present Worship Hall. To complete such a project will require a very large sum of money. Please pray that we shall be able to raise such.
- Please continue to pray for the health of Pastor Noel Espinosa our GMA Principal.
- Pray also for the adjustment of the new students in GMA to the schedule and the demands of the course. Pray also for the necessary finances to run GMA.
- We always have a number of our men out preaching on the Lord’s Day as we often supply pulpits in Tondo, Cainta and Morong. Please pray that their ministry will be much blessed of the Lord.
- Full recovery of Abby Macapagal following an internal operation.