Missions Convention 2016 approaches

Pastor Betzer always says that our annual Mission’s Convention is “the motor of our church” and that “we can trace every miracle in the history of our church back to our support of missions.” Why? Because when we prioritize what matters to God, He is always faithful to bless His people. God loves every person […]

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2015 Annual Report

Annual Report

EVERYTHING about First Assembly of God is about reaching people. Of course, then, First Assembly Care Facilities is a ministry about reaching people with a few more years on them. Hundreds every year are being reached with the Good news of salvation; Pastor Valkanet was telling me today about the many who are accepting Christ […]

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A Child’s Explanation of God

Explanation by an Eight Year Old…THIS ONE IS FABULOUS! It was written by an 8-year-old named Danny Dutton, who lives in Chula Vista, CA. He wrote it for his third grade homework assignment, to “explain God.” I wonder if any of us could have done as well? EXPLANATION OF GOD: “One of God’s main jobs […]

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The Evangelists Appeal for a Decision


Billy Graham: “The Evangelists Appeal for a Decision” Billy Graham gave a message to a group of evangelists in Amsterdam in 1983. Here are some of the key points: • Joel 3:13–14 “thousands are waiting in the valley of decision.” • An evangelist’s message must include an appeal for a decision, a decision for Christ. […]

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A Christmas Story

December 14, 1998 It’s just a small, white envelope stuck among the branches of our Christmas tree. No name, no identification, no inscription. It has peeked through the branches of our tree for the past 10 years or so. It all began because my husband Mike hated Christmas—oh, not the true meaning of Christmas, but […]

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