FAITH HOPE LOVE TENT Meeting.

Posted on Jul 21, 2016 by E Candy

Tent Meeting
Tent Meeting

REVIVAL in Keswick. July 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th the Evangelical Churches of Georgina worked together to put on this event for all people in the community. The invites were mailed out to the houses in the community. Many people heard the band’s music as they drove along Woodbine Ave.

For those who went to the tent meeting they appreciated the talent from around the community. Local churches from Georgina, from different church denominations worked hard to organize the event.

Tent Meeting
Tent Meeting

Many people enjoyed hearing four different bands, special music with soloists. Ten people shared their transforming and heartwarming, life stories. One life story, in particular, stands out in my mind. Speaker Shirley Brown, author of the book “Vanished”. Shirley stood in front of the crowd and told of how God brought her peace, hope and love while helping her through the many challenges and frustrations she experienced over the years after the devastating loss of her son. She said, they woke up one day to enjoy a day like any other, but on August 15, 1968, that day her twelve year old son Robbie Brown vanished from the face of the earth. With bravery and sincerity she shared how she lived the years that followed raising her other younger children. As she told her story, people listened while wiping the tears from their eyes. Her story encourages us to find that same kind of hope and peace for whatever we go through.

Tent Meeting
Tent Meeting

Another man, shared his gripping story of how, while being involved in a life of criminal activity was shot four times yet survived. He said, he did jail time because of that lifestyle. One day while in prison he learned about the love of Christ and gave his life to the Lord. Not long after, a miracle of change took place in his life. He was set free from jail and his life of crime. He now works in ministry helping others. The stories went on and on and the people of the community were touched and revival took place in the hearts of many who attended.

Tent Meeting
Tent Meeting

Evangelist Jim Cash from Virginia USA, gave a powerful message each night. During these tent meetings, there was a joyous buzz in the air and it was not from drugs or alcohol. It was the bonds of friendship, faith, hope and love between one another as people and yes the churches united in praise. Yea! It was more than a tent meeting. It was four days of revival in the hearts of people, putting aside differences and finding the common ground at the foot of the cross. For four days a message of Hope was loud and clear, to help the hurting, lost and broken. It was a time to express something wonderful in this world that people often forget exists.

The party tent was taken down. Similar to when any great event comes to an end, there is the dismantlement and the return to regular activities of life. The tent and equipment was dismantled and the farm field back to the dry dusty bowl it was before we started. However, people left empowered and revived to continue to share Hope, Faith and Love to the community of Georgina and around the world. Really, the party is alive in each one of us, to celebrate each day with one another in a Spirit of Jesus Christ.

God Bless,

Rebecca Robinson

Local posts

 mg 2220

Opening of Adult Dance Studio/Club in Burlington

Posted on May 26, 2017
“Dance is the soul’s way of expressing itself,” said Lucy Karakis, owner of the Lucille’s Ball (Dance Studio/Club) in Burlington....
Greater Toronto Area Read more
18485916 1771093302906964 2708412798716584472 n

Gardening with the GARDENS Pod Project for a Good Cause

Posted on May 25, 2017
On May 18, 2017, the GARDENS Pod Project, in partnership with the Lakeshore Environmental Gardening Society (LEGS), came together to...
Toronto Read more
May 21 vs burlington bww pp

CARDINALS HOME OPENER POSTPONED BY POOR FIELD CONDITIONS

Posted on May 23, 2017
Sunday afternoon’s Intercounty Baseball League game between the Hamilton Cardinals and Burlington Herd at Bernie Arbour Stadium has been postponed...
Hamilton Read more
Cardinals profile picture

CARDINALS ADD TO THEIR ROSTER

Posted on May 23, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today the signing of five returning players and four new players for the...
Hamilton Read more
Greg marco

CARDINALS DEAL FOR GREG MARCO

Posted on May 13, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today that the team has made a deal with the Burlington Herd for...
Hamilton Read more
Dziomba

CARDINALS SIGN IMPORT PLAYER JONATHAN DZIOMBA

Posted on May 12, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today that the organization has signed import utility player Jonathan Dziomba for the...
Hamilton Read more
May 13 vs guelph pp

SEASON OPENER AT GUELPH POSTPONED

Posted on May 10, 2017
Saturday’s season opening game for the Hamilton Cardinals at Guelph has been postponed due to poor field conditions. Despite the...
Hamilton Read more
Merritt 2298 6x4

CARDINALS RE-SIGN MERRITT

Posted on May 9, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today that the team has re-signed pitcher Benson Merritt for the 2017 Intercounty...
Hamilton Read more
Me logo  lg page 001

MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER

Posted on May 7, 2017
Marriage Encounter, Spring 2017 Take one married couple, give them forty-two or forty-three hours and have their relationship deepened, enhanced...
Waterloo Region Read more
Cardinas on cable 14 2017

CABLE 14 TO BROADCAST FIVE CARDINALS GAMES

Posted on May 3, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals and Cable 14 announced today that four Friday night home games during the 2017 regular season will be...
Hamilton Read more
Beer 5277 6x4

BEER RE-SIGNS WITH HAMILTON

Posted on May 1, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today the re-signing of middle infielder Chris Beer for the 2017 Intercounty Baseball...
Hamilton Read more
New signings  large

CARDINALS ADD PAIR OF NEW PLAYERS

Posted on Apr 29, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today the signing of two new players for the 2017 Intercounty Baseball League...
Hamilton Read more
Cardinals profile picture

HAMILTON CARDINALS ANNOUNCE THE RE-SIGNING OF SEVEN PLAYERS

Posted on Apr 26, 2017
Hamilton Cardinals’ general manager Dean Dicenzo announced today the re-signing of seven players for the upcoming Intercounty Baseball League season....
Hamilton Read more
Shannon kingsbury 027

SHANNON KINGSBURY AT CROSSCURRENTS CAFÉ

Posted on Apr 26, 2017
Shannon Kingsbury played to a packed room of Friday, April 21st at CrossCurrents Cafe, earning a standing ovation and an...
Bolton Read more
Ucss gala

Dr. Oleh Antonyshyn receives Helping Hands Humanitarian Award

Posted on Apr 12, 2017
Dr. Oleh Antonyshyn is the 2017 recipient of the Ochrymovych Humanitarian Award, also known as the “Helping Hands” Award from...
Etobicoke Read more