2016: July 8th – 18th 2016 – Ministry Report
Praise God that a terrorist attack, attempted coup, smashed vehicle
and minor earthquake didn’t prevent the team doing what God had called them to
do in Tanzania. Our God is greater! We travelled via 3 different countries, on
3 different continents and ministered to people from Tanzania, Kenya and
During the mission, the team
(Pastor Gary, Judy Eyres, Clair Phillips, Richard Chidundo and Uncle Sam)
4 church services, 3 classes for new believers, 4 crusade meetings, 2
strategic meetings re future missions in Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe,
Mozambique, Kenya and Uganda and 3 meetings re Chrestos / Hope Foundation.
Pastor Gary was also involved in several Pastoral meetings.
We took: large amount of
toothbrushes and toothpaste, crayons and 50 knitted woolly hats for the
Children at the Hope Foundation Orphanage. In addition the Chrestos Management
team facilitated the provision of a large quantity of Sanitary Towels for the
Hope Girls, as well as soaps, toothpastes, razor blades and disinfectants – all
received with tears of joy.
We took Christian books for a Missionary Bible Teacher from the UK
living and ministering across Tanzania. We were able to provide two ‘Android
Tablets’ for Bishop Robert and Evangelist Richard – which have already proven
to be such a blessing and asset. We were able to fund a gospel choir, singers,
sound equipment and publicity for the crusade. We were able to release
substantial ministry gifts to Bishop Robert, our Translator and fellow
Evangelist, Richard and also for Uncle Sam. We were also able to assist with
the flight, accommodation and feeding of the Bishop Banda from Malawi to attend
We saw: 80+ people make decisions
to follow Christ and become Christians, 60+ people recommitted their lives to
Jesus Christ, 13 miraculous instantaneous healings: Eyes and ears healed, legs
and knees healed, backs healed: The lame walked! The demonised, diseased and
distressed were delivered. We saw 3 people delivered from demonization and over
60 people baptised by Jesus in the Holy Spirit.
Thank you to all who prayed,
and released God’s finances to make this happen.
Pastor Gary, Judy, Clair, Richard and Sam. (With God, all things are