Minister Attends Joint Healing Prayer Meeting, Seeks Revival.

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Bangkok, Thailand – Strengthening the relationships with other prayer networks, Church minister participated in a healing prayer meeting recently which gathered intercessors from several neighboring countries.

Reflecting on the meeting, a minister shared, “ I thank God for the opportunity to join the healing prayer meeting. I came to know that everyone have sorrows in their hearts without knowing them. When we seek His presence together, God reveals them and removes all our scars, pains and sufferings from our past experiences and memories. Through the words of prayer, God encourages me to have a deeper relationship with Him and persevere in reaching many.”

Upon attending the healing prayer meeting, may the members encounter revival and gain hope to breakthrough more in personal faith and ministry heading towards Pentecost.

Minister Researches Local Church History.

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Bangkok, Thailand- The local church minister was recently research on the history of Christian mission in Thailand towards understanding the work of God in advancing local missions.

Reflecting on the research process, the minister shared, “Through researching, I came to know God’s love for His people and the nation. I learnt about the birth and history of Christianity in Thailand over the past 187 years. God never forsakes His people and throughout the history, He always sends missionaries to share His love. I can see the sacrifice of God and many missionaries. We are in debt to God and many people. I look forward to ensure that His revival will happen in the nation one day sooner.”

Through the process of researching, the heart of God towards His people in Thailand was deeply implanted in the minister’s heart. May it be the strength and encouragement for the local mission to breakthrough.

Bangkok Immanuel Church Welcomes Easter with Graceful Retreat & Group Evangelism

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Bangkok, Thailand – In anticipation to welcome many to reflect upon the meaning of the cross and resurrection of Christ during the season of Easter, Bangkok Immanuel Church held a pre-Easter retreat over the recent weekend.

With the theme ‘ Lose but WIN’, the first day of retreat witnessed the participation of members in listening to Bible studies centering on the cross and resurrection of Christ. Apart from that, they also took part in dynamic games regarding the true meaning of Easter.

After offering Sunday Service the next day, they prepared Easter eggs with Gospel leaflets which were subsequently distributed to the neighborhood of the church to share with them the message of Easter.

Sister May shared, “If we do not have Easter, Christmas is meaningless. It is because Jesus died on the Cross that we could receive redemption from our sins. His resurrection confirms that Jesus is truly the Son of God.”

It is with hope that the message of the cross and resurrection of Christ will be embedded deeply in the heart of members as they look ahead to greet Easter this coming week.

Bangkok Immanuel Unites in Prayer for Breakthrough in Mission

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Bangkok, Thailand- Towards hastening the breakthrough in mission during this season of Lent, the Holy Spirit moves and places the burden among the members of Bangkok Immanuel Church to unite in prayer for the church’s development.

Gathering recently for prayer, the meeting began with a time of praise before everyone confessing their sins before God. Subsequently, they prayed for various topics such as the goals for Easter, preparation for Easter Retreat, legal registration of Olivet Assembly of Thailand, evangelism of new believers and individual members’ needs.

Following the prayer meeting, Sister Aew, one of the cell leaders, shared her testimony as she encouraged the members to evangelize at every opportunity. “ Recently, I was led to evangelize everyone that I met, be it is my workplace or even when I go to the market to buy things. I will give them the word of blessing from God and also share with them some Gospel leaflets. Let us evangelize at all times,” She shared.

It is with hope that as the members unite in prayer and evangelism, the Lent season will be a time where the church will encounter greater growth in quantity and quality.

‘ Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.”

Bangkok Immanuel Church Unites to Develop Activities for Children Ministry

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Bangkok< Thailand – With hearts to raise the children who recently accepted Christ in faith, the members of Bangkok Immanuel Church gathered together to develop activities and curriculum for them and many children who will join in the future.

Towards equipping the children to grow in Biblical way, the children were recently guided to learn Christian songs with postures, drawing and painting regarding the theme of creation, Bible story telling and icebreaking games.

It is with hope that as more activities and curriculum are being developed in the coming days, the children ministry will serve as a platform to raise not only these newly believed children in faith, but also open the door to reach out to many children who have yet to know Christ and His love for them.

Bangkok Immanuel Church Comforts Suffering Souls, Guided One to Accept Christ.

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Bangkok, Thailand – As the members of Bangkok Immanuel Church evangelize diligently and prayerfully during the 40 days of Lent, they were led to meet more suffering souls with one of them even accepted Christ recently.

While evangelizing at a public park recently, Sister Fah, who was suffering from illnesses that caused her to miss studies for the past one year, was led to hear the Gospel. Encouraged by the message she heard, she subsequently expressed her decision to accept Jesus Christ as her Savior.

This then led to her engaging her parents who opened their hearts to share about their struggles in life. A cell group has subsequently been tasked to follow up on the family with visits as relationship continues to be deepened between church members and the family in need.

It is with hope that the whole family will be the first of many to turn to Christ as the members persistently reach out and follow up on their needs with the love and comfort of Christ.

Bangkok Immanuel Church Spurred to Disciple Effectively through Leadership Seminar

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Bangkok, Thailand- Seeking to be equipped effectively for breakthrough during the Lent season, the members of Bangkok Immanuel Church participated in a leadership seminar that was held recently.

During the seminar, the principles of ‘ 360 Degrees Leader’ that were coined by Dr John C. Maxwell were discussed in depth by the guest speaker. The participants were guided in the principles to lead their superiors, followers and peers respectively.

Reflecting upon the seminar, the minister shared, “ Two questions kept ringing in my heart, ‘ Will anyone go to heaven because of me?’ and ‘ How can I love others more?’. I hope that we can ACT on it, to apply, change and teach others to know the Bible well.”

Encouraged by the seminar, it is with hope that the members will rise up as spiritual leaders to comfort many wandering souls with the Gospel of Christ.

Bangkok Immanuel Church Equips Members through Creative Evangelism Workshop

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Bangkok, Thailand- Seeking to empower more members to take part in evangelism towards reaching 24 congregants by Easter, Bangkok Immanuel Church held an evangelism workshop recently to guide members to present the Gospel using creative methods.

Led by one of the Bible teachers, Sister Aew, who initiated the workshop, the members were guided to share the Gospel through story telling with the use of a paper. The method has the potential to reach various age groups considering the positive response received from the two children who participated.

It is with hope that as members persevere to evangelize at every opportunity through various methods, it would lead to many to flood the church to know the meaning of the Cross and resurrection of Christ.

Bangkok Immanuel Church Rejoices Over 2 Children Receiving Christ, Eyes More Fruits.

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Bangkok, Thailand – By the grace of God, Bangkok Immanuel Church rejoices over the decision of two children who confessed Jesus Christ as their personal Savior recently following their attendance in the church for the past several months.

With a pure heart and conviction in God’s love towards her, the young Sister Shasha shared, “ I love to come to church. I want to know Jesus. I now know that I am God’s child.”

It is with hope that both the children will be the first of many to come to Christ during the season of Lent as the members persevere to spread the Gospel at every opportunity.

“ I tell you the truth, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.”

Bangkok Immanuel Church Comforts the Needy through Hospital Charity Project.

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Bangkok, Thailand – With hearts to spread forth the love of Christ to those in need, a cell group from Bangkok Immanuel Church began participating in a charity project by serving food at a local hospital.

During the recent visit to Srithanya Hospital, they met a  patient who had been living in the hospital for the past 7 years after being abandoned by her cousins. Upon listening to her life story, the members encouraged and prayer for her, showering her with the comfort from God.

Following the visit to the hospital, the members then had a graceful time of fellowship reflecting the grace they received through the project.

It is with hope that through participating continually in the charity project, it would enlarge the hearts of the cell members to comfort the needy with the hope and love found only in Christ.