Monday, August 22, 2011

IL State Fair

Earl Powell manning the God Mobile
Yesterday was a blessed day at he fair. My family and I attended two concerts, Chris August and Jars of Clay. The events were co-sponsored by our BMIC (Business Men In Christ) ministry and they were a blessing. On another note, the "God Mobile," headed up by the BMIC Chaplain at large, Earl Powell, has been a mainstay at the fair for several years. This year preliminary figures indicate they were able to pray with over 265 men, women, and children concerning their relationship to Christ. May God's blessings be upon those wonderful God-fearing men and women, who attended the booth and prayed and counseled those individuals.

All-in-all, it was a very blessed day, especially for those who prayed to accept Christ.

Verse to start the week:

Romans 8:26-39 (NKJV)
26 Likewise the Spirit also helps in our weaknesses. For we do not know what we should pray for as we ought, but the Spirit Himself makes intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.
27 Now He who searches the hearts knows what the mind of the Spirit is, because He makes intercession for the saints according to the will of God.
28 And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.
29 For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn among many brethren.
30 Moreover whom He predestined, these He also called; whom He called, these He also justified; and whom He justified, these He also glorified.
31 What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
32 He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him also freely give us all things?
33 Who shall bring a charge against God's elect? It is God who justifies.
34 Who is he who condemns? It is Christ who died, and furthermore is also risen, who is even at the right hand of God, who also makes intercession for us.
35 Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
36 As it is written: "For Your sake we are killed all day long; We are accounted as sheep for the slaughter."
37 Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.
38 For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come,
39 nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

May the Lord's blessing be yours this awesome day!

God Bless!

Bro. Mike