I truly rejoice as I listen to comments, and read letters
concerning the messages within the Banner. I recognize that
this is the result of a special anointing the Lord has given.
Whenever I work on an issue of the Banner, I feel the presence
and enabling grace of the Lord in an unusual way. I pray that
each message will relate to your spiritual need and draw you
closer to the Lord. I deeply appreciate your interest and
The hand of the Lord is upon the Bible School at this time,
and much is being accomplished within lives. A Bible School
such as Pinecrest cannot maintain itself. Thus, it is urgently
necessary that we receive offerings from among those who receive
The income received through the Banner has decreased considerably
this year. If you are being spiritually fed by the Banner,
please prayerfully consider becoming a supporter of this ministry.
The later part of December is always a very difficult time
for us, as income almost stops and bills continue to come.
During this past Christmas season, we received a large anonymous
gift that made a tremendous difference. I pray for the person
who sent it. It truly came at a critical time for us.
The spiritual hunger among the students is outstanding. The
Lord is blessing our Chapel services and classes. The size
of the student body is growing and there are indications it
will continue to grow. Also, we are turning away many who
desire to attend the conventions, due to a lack of space.
We are praying for direction as to what to do concerning this.
The Secret of the Stairs, a teaching on the principles that
lead to spiritual maturity, as revealed in the Song of Solomon,
has been recently re-edited and improved. I would encourage
you to order a copy and prayerfully read this book. It is
listed in the add for the Pinecrest Book Store.
Thank you for being a friend of Pinecrest, and for your prayerful
consideration of our need.
In His Love,
Wade E Taylor