Category Archives: Journals

Journal entries made while traveling by Robert Lewis

Pastor John Gillespie

Pastor John and Rose Gillespie I was perhaps one of the last ones to talk with Pastor John Gillespie before he died on Saturday February 18, 2012. My wife and I had visited the missions conference at Grace Baptist Church … Continue reading

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Mira Mesa Bible Baptist Church, San Diego, California

Thursday, February 23, my wife and I had the privilege of visiting with Pastor Willie Del and his wife Amy. Their church is the Bible Baptist Church of Mira Mesa, California (San Diego). I preached at the mid-week service and … Continue reading

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Calvary Baptist Church, Temecula, California

Pastor Bill Rench and the Calvary Baptist Church of Temecula, CA, hosted the February meeting of the GIBF. It was a terrific meeting as they have all seemed to be. There was great expository preaching  from young preachers and seasoned … Continue reading

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Grace Baptist Church, Flower Mound, TX

Love Gifts provided to the missionaries by the congregation of Grace Baptist Church

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Funeral: John and Wanda Casias

The funeral for John and Wanda Casias, GIBM missionaries to Mexico, was held today at Liberty Baptist Church, Lewisville, Texas. The building was full with over five hundred people in attendance.  John and Wanda had been missionaries twenty-nine years when … Continue reading

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Landmark Baptist Church

February 5 – We enjoyed the Morning service with Brandon and Christine Steed and the Landmark Baptist Church, Sanger, Texas. Brother Steed is enthusiastic and the church is eager to follow his leadership. We are praying for their success as … Continue reading

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Winter Revival: Bible Baptist Church, Big Rapids, Michigan

  Bro. and Mrs. James Cytacki (Mary Anne) The Cytacki family is helping out as they are “between churches.” It is their goal to plant another church as a mission from Bible Baptist Church at some time in the future. … Continue reading

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Bethel Baptist Church – Rockwall, TX

  Sunday Morning Judy and I had the privilege of being in the services with Pastor and Mrs. Duane Crane at the Bethel Baptist Church, Rockwall, Texas. The services were lively and the preaching was terrific. We enjoyed a great … Continue reading

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Gospel Light Baptist Church Mineral Wells, TX

On Janauary 15, my wife an I visited with Pastor and Mrs. Caleb Shipman at Gospel Light Baptist Church in Mineral Wells, Texas. It was a delightful experience. 99% of the people in the church made it a point to … Continue reading

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Two Churches Become One Sanger, Texas

  Pastor and Mrs. Harry Shepherd Tabernacle Baptist Church           Pastor and Mrs. Robert Graf Gospel Light Baptist Church     Sunday, January 15, 2012,  these two pastors led their congregations to merge into one church. … Continue reading

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