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General Overseer G. Dennis McGuire Addresses the 72nd Church of God International General Assembly

General Overseer G. Dennis McGuire Addresses the 72nd Church of God International General Assembly

Presiding Bishop G. Dennis McGuire’s address to the 72nd International General Assembly in 2008, “Walking in the Spirit and Maintaining Our Identity,” reminds hearers that a passion for the Word of God and for lost souls is in the Church of God’s DNA. We believe in Divine Healing, we are Pentecostals, and we are confident that Jesus will come again. General Overseer McGuire concludes, “It won’t be... »

Church of God of Prophecy General Overseer Resigns

Bishop Randall E. Howard, general overseer of the Church of God of Prophecy, resigned on Friday. Howard, who has served the organization since 2006, is taking a ministry sabbatical for a season of spiritual renewal and to focus on personal issues within his family. Howard says he looks forward “to new opportunities to serve the Church of God of Prophecy in her call to build God’s kingdom” after hi... »

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: IEC and General Overseer Duties

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: IEC and General Overseer Duties

VII.      International Executive Council and General Overseer Duties RATIONALE: Church of God World Missions is a vital component of everything that the church does in fulfilling and finishing the Great Commission. However, no other provision of the Minutes mandates that a specific portfolio be assigned to a member of the International Executive Committee. We recommend: That page 68, S5. INTERNAT... »

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: State Overseer

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: State Overseer

XIX.     State Overseer Qualifications RATIONALE: The position of state overseer is one which requires knowledge of the day-to-day work of the local pastor. By having accrued at least five years of active service as a senior pastor, the prospective state overseer will possess a first-hand understanding of the task of the local pastor, as well as the ongoing operation and challenges of the local ch... »