The previous PC News letter ended by saying "This summer,
there is a full schedule before us. This included the July
4th convention; 4 weeks of Summer Bible Conference; Youth
week; Former Student reunion; and the Labor Day convention.
And, following this the Fall term of Bible School began. The
opportunity to partake of these ministries has passed by all
Each of these summer ministries was outstanding due to the
larger numbers who came and the clarity of the Lord ministering
to His people. The July 4th and Labor Day conventions were
larger than usual. The class rooms could hardly accommodate
all who came for the Summer Bible School sessions. Also, we
were almost filled to capacity for Youth Week.
All this has spoken to us that the Lord Himself is doing
a marvelous work in many lives. He is creating spiritual hunger;
a hunger to know Him and to walk with Him; a seeking to know
His will and a greater understanding of His ways. There is
an increasing, very evident desire to know the Lord and to
enter into a spiritual pattern of life. We publicly thank
the Lord for enabling us have a part in ministering to this
hunger during the past summer, and now in the school year.
We think of the Word in Acts 2, "The Lord added to the
The Fall term of the Bible School has begun with an excellent
group of quality students. The presence of the Lord is very
evident in our Chapel services and in the classes. The students
this year have aspiritual hunger and dedication that is a
challenge to all of us here at Pinecrest that these may come
into the fullness of all that they desire to receive from
the Lord during this school year.
Also, if you would like to come to Pinecrest - at any time,
and for any length of time - to sit in the Chapel services
and classes, you are encouraged to come. Charles Haun, and
Pastor Jay Francis are here forthis first quarter to teach.
Both truly have a special touch of God upon their lives.
We also thank the Lord for all the permanent staff and faculty
whose greatest desire is to make room for the Lord to be present,
and to have His Way throughout the entire campus, as well
as in the Chapel services and in the class rooms.
"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst after righteousness,
for they shall be filled." This is our prayerful desire,
as we follow on to know the Lord. May our Lord bless each
one of you as you read this issue of he Banner with His peace,
as well as with an increase in your desire to better know