2017 Ghana Missionaries

Praise GOD for this upcoming mission to the West African nation of Ghana.  This is the fourth year we have brought the Good News of Jesus Christ to this great nation,

Teams will be sent to the capitol city Accra, Kumasi one of the largest metropolitan cities and the Cape Coast where many slaves were shipped from.

There will be pastor’s conferences, leadership training, women’s ministry and visits to schools.  There will also be evangelism and nightly services,

As this Team ventures to the continent of Africa, please keep them in your prayers as GOD is glorified by the many souls, bodies and spirits that will be changed by the Holy Spirit through the Word of GOD.

Great things are about to take place, as GOD shows Himself strong on behalf of the Ghanaian people.

UPDATE:  5/17/17

Praise the Lord for our team of 20 who arrived safely in Ghana will all their luggage!  They have been divided into three teams.  There is another team of women in Accra, teaching sound Christian business practices to business leaders.  All others went north to Kumasi to visit schools and have evening services coupled with hospital visits and evangelism.  Please pray for:

Team Endurance
Families back home
Adjustment to environment
Impactful words in the lives of the people
Team unity
Safe travel throughout cities

UPDATE: 5/18/17

The team traveled to Bekwai District for Leadership Training.  Our theme for the leadership training was:  Leadership Skills that Promote Church Growth.  The training was well received by the leaders.  We were able to witness with 21 university students, who were on their summer break, in the village.  What a blessing to see the students using their skills to give to the Lord to be used to glorify Him?!  We were able to bond together as on team.  People received prayer, families were reconciled, and many were saved.  What an awesome time ministering with the young people?!  We received donations of clothing from our partner churches and were able to bless the village with some of the items.  In the evening five teams members preached in local churches.  The power of God was present in every service, again God’s people experienced healing, deliverance, received the baptism of the Holy Spirit as well as salvation.  God sent  this team to Ghana that He would get all the glory!!! ~Doris Crews

UPDATE:  5/19/17

Greetings Prayer Warriors,

Another word from the field:

Keep them lifted up in prayer as they travel throughout the cities
Please pray for:
Favor
Wisdom
Stamina
Safe travels

Every item on prayer agenda

We have been busy, God has been busy! Wednesday and Thursday nights we broke into 5 groups to minister at 5 churches! Powerful Word went forth and signs followed. Today we toured the Maternity Wing at the Mampong Hospital. Thank God for the renovations. ~Denodra Bennett


UPDATE:  5/20/17

Good morning, thanks for your prayers, the team is fresh, joyful and ready to serve in anyway we can! ~Denodra Bennett

This missions trip has been phenomenal! My life will never be the same. It is so overwhelming to see the hunger and thirst in the eyes if the people and to be an instrument to witness Jesus and the Love of His finished works is the ultimate reward. To God be all the glory!
Charlotte Terrell
Rhema international Ministries Albany GA

We are having an awesome time experiencing the manifestations of the power of God and having fun! – Betty Alexander

Glory be to GOD I had an opportunity to minister the GOSPEL and teach the young people about business and to flow in my gift as a hair stylist!!! Great experience another life changing mission trip!!!!! LAFONIA PAGE!

After getting up at 6:00 a.m., this morning the team was able to sleep late to get some well deserved rest.  We met at Ramseyer Presbyterian Church for a strategic meeting with Presbyterian leaders to discuss future partnership and to get an overview of the ministry activities of their churches.  This meeting gave the team a better understanding of the work that is being done in the Presbyterian churches and it helps us to appreciate the role Shalom has played in this work.  The team had another opportunity to bond as we visited the Manhyua Palace/Museum, a palace rich in history.  We were in awe of what our people had to go through that we might experience the freedom we have. ~Doris Crews

UPDATE: 5/21/17

The day was spent traveling to the Cape Coast Castle (four hours), well worth the ride.  Following our visit to the castle, we arrived at our hotel where team members hung out together…. having fun playing ping pong, walking the beach, playing frisbee and relaxing.  We thoroughly enjoyed each other.  Now the team is off to bed to prepare for some much needed rest as we prepare for our flight back home.  Thank you for your prayers. ~Doris Crews

UPDATE: 5/23/17

Praise God we landed safely at Dulles. God gets all the glory for how He used us to bless the people of Ghana. His Word is spirit and life and that is what we preached. And what a team! At one of the leadership trainings they asked how did we learn to work together since we were from 3 different states…they could see the oneness and the unity. Thank God for your prayers which truly strengthened us. And for tithes and offerings which sent us. We are forever grateful. ~Denodra Bennett

By | 2017-05-23T12:52:13+00:00 May 12th, 2017|International Missions Blog, Missions Moment|18 Comments

18 Comments

  1. Betty & Lawrence May 12, 2017 at 1:19 PM - Reply

    And let The Glory continue!!!

  2. Denodra Bennett May 16, 2017 at 3:17 PM - Reply

    Praise God for your prayers! We arrived safely in Accra this morning and then took another short flight to Kumasi. We recently met with the church leaders and discussed the plans for our mission. Everyone is excited about how God will use us!

  3. Denodra Bennett May 17, 2017 at 10:22 AM - Reply

    What a full morning: powerful devotion and team bonding. We attended a meeting and learned about the culture of Ghana. We learned about symbols of Adinkra. We were even greeted by several Queen Mother’s. It was awesome to be able to interact with Royalty!

  4. Renita Simons May 17, 2017 at 12:30 PM - Reply

    May God use you all to shine light where there is darkness. May God continue to cover and keep you all as you set out to complete His assignment in Jesus name!

  5. Cynthia Meekins May 17, 2017 at 1:09 PM - Reply

    May God Bless each and every one of you for reaching forth unto those things which are before you especially first timers as Bishop stated. God will be with you and grant you with the right verbiage to spark unto his children. God Bless You all & safe, blessed return to headquarters. Thank You Jesus!

  6. Cynthia Meekins May 17, 2017 at 1:12 PM - Reply

    Speak unto his children…..correction to previou comment. Thank you.

  7. Cheryl Sparks May 17, 2017 at 2:04 PM - Reply

    Glory to God for all arriving safely and in position!! Will continue to lift up and send forth prayers for this team!

  8. Chetara May 17, 2017 at 5:12 PM - Reply

    Praise God for your safe arrival! Continue to uplift one another and be encouraged!

  9. Betty & Lawrence May 18, 2017 at 6:43 PM - Reply

    Awesome God!!!
    Almighty God!!!
    Perfect in all His ways!!!

  10. Denodra Bennett May 19, 2017 at 5:23 PM - Reply

    We have been busy, God has been busy! Wednesday and Thursday nights we broke into 5 groups to minister at 5 churches! Powerful Word went forth and signs followed. Today we toured the Maternity Wing at the Mampong Hospital. Thank God for the renovations.

  11. Denodra Bennett May 20, 2017 at 5:53 AM - Reply

    Good morning, thanks for your prayers, the team is fresh, joyful and ready to serve in anyway we can!

  12. Denodra Bennett May 20, 2017 at 9:35 AM - Reply

    This missions trip has been phenomenal! My life will never be the same. It is so overwhelming to see the hunger and thirst in the eyes if the people and to be an instrument to witness Jesus and the Love of His finished works is the ultimate reward. To God be all the glory!
    Charlotte Terrell
    Rhema international Ministries Albany GA

  13. Denodra Bennett May 20, 2017 at 9:37 AM - Reply

    We are having an awesome time experiencing the manifestations of the power of God and having fun!

  14. Denodra Bennett May 20, 2017 at 10:21 AM - Reply

    From Betty Alexander

  15. Denodra Bennett May 20, 2017 at 10:35 AM - Reply

    Glory be to GOD I had an opportunity to minister the GOSPEL and teach the young people about business and to flow in my gift as a hair stylist!!! Great experience another life changing mission trip!!!!! LAFONIA PAGE!

  16. Sasha Kelly May 22, 2017 at 1:49 AM - Reply

    I thank God for each of you missionaries in Ghana! And my spiritual father Bishop Daniel Robinson! I thank God for the passing of economic power and holy baton that is spreading vastly in the lands where there was once oppression and hopeless! and now that there is evidence show that Ghana will produce like never before and all the land connected to it will never be the same! There is Massive Production! Keeping you all lifted and love you all

  17. Kevin & Kim White May 22, 2017 at 10:30 PM - Reply

    Keeping all of you in our prayers. Honored to be connected to a ministry that’s “Changing The Lives of People” all over the world, With The Word of God.
    Kevin & Kim.

  18. Denodra Bennett May 23, 2017 at 8:51 AM - Reply

    Praise God we landed safely at Dulles. God gets all the glory for how He used us to bless the people of Ghana. His Word is spirit and life and that is what we preached. And what a team! At one of the leadership trainings they asked how did we learn to work together since we were from 3 different states…they could see the oneness and the unity. Thank God for your prayers which truly strengthened us. And for tithes and offerings which sent us. We are forever grateful.

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