By Dan Van Veen
In letters recently sent to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Islamic Republic Leader Ayatollah Sayed Ali Khamenei, Assemblies of God General Superintendent George O. Wood has personally requested the release of several Christians currently being held by the Iranian government.
In the letters, Wood greets each leader with respect and dignity, while also introducing himself as the leader of the Assemblies of God in the United States and chairman of the World Assemblies of God Fellowship, combining to represent 64 million members. "I pray often
for your nation," Wood writes. Read more >>
The Global Church Launches Major Collaboration in
order to Saturate the Globe With Christianity using
the World's First Solar-Powered Printing Press
By Michael Ireland
ORLANDO, FL -- The world's first solar-powered printing press, created to increase the ability to provide Bibles and resources throughout the world, will make its debut in Florida next week.
Billion Soul will also sponsor Synergize 3! Pastors Conference January 17-19, 2011 in Orlando, Florida, which will be a major collaboration between the world's largest Christian denominations.
Billion Soul, under the leadership of more than 200 Cochairs, has been meeting biannually since 2002 and has become one of the premiere pastors conferences in the world, where presidents, general superintendents and overseers of the world's denominations and fellowships, along with more than 1000 pastors, gather to share research, reports, recommendations and resources.
In the past ten years, Billion Soul has gathered more than 45,000 leaders in face-to-face meetings in hubs throughout the world, and now has leaders involved that represent more than 400,000 churches worldwide.
The conference, to be held at Faith Assembly of Orlando, starts Tuesday, January 17, at 12:00 noon, and concludes Thursday, January 19, at 12:00 noon.
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