Saipan will never be the same! Thousands of people gathered in the amphitheater at the American Memorial Park. The evening began with soloist, Margarita “ITS” Wahiman from the Philippines. Followed by “The World’s Fastest Guitar Picker,” Dennis Agajanian, and a great time of worship with Michael W. Smith.
Rev. Franklin Graham preached a simple, profound and anointed message about Blind Bartimaeus, a man searching for hope who found it in Jesus. Rev. Graham gave the invitation. There was an overwhelming response as people came forward to find hope in Christ.
Hundreds committed their hearts and lives to Jesus! Celebration began! The night continued with an extended time of praise and worship led by the Tommy Coomes Band.
Pastor Glenn Jenkins reports, “Christ was honored, prayers were answered and many lives were changed from darkness into light, transformed by the grace and mercy of God in Christ Jesus Our Lord. SAIPAN will never be the same. The CHURCH will never be the same. We will never be the same! PRAISE THE LORD!! To God be all the Glory!”
The overall statistics of the Marianas Festival of Hope were proof of God’s faithfulness to His Word and His People. Our Awesome God exceeded all our thoughts and prayers.
The Total Attendance was 3,720.
The Total Responses were 491.
348 people came for Salvation.
30 for Assurance of Salvation.
89 for Re-dedication.
24 Inquiring to know more about Christ.
We are so thankful for all of you, our good Christian friends, around the world, for adding your prayers to ours. Distance makes no difference to God. Our prayers can have an effect on people and situations anywhere in the whole world.
“To Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever.” AMEN. (Ephesians 3:20-21 NKJV)