can realize the completeblessings of the Lord thatHe wants us to have
Weare limiting the power of God.
Let's let Him dowhat He wants to do.
Love you all,
From the BishopStanding On the Shoulders of Giants
Here we are again, justa
little over a month awayfrom our General Con-vention in Tullahoma.
looking forward toa great time this year.
We are going to haveseveral ministers in at-tendance who have never been in our Convention inprevious years.
Alsosome who have not beenin a long time.
It will begood to see everyoneagain.
I wish to remindall the members of theExecutive Board, pleasemake plans to attend.
The organization is de-pending on you.
I thinkthe crowning achieve-ment of our conventionwould be to see new peo-ple receive the gift of theHoly Ghost.
I believe weare living in a time whenpeople are more interest-ed in
promoting them-selves than in the promo-tion of the plan of salva-tion.
We must surrender our authority to a higher power that we cannotcontrol.
It is high time for us to get out of God'sway and let Him havecomplete control of our lives and our churchesand most of all this or-ganization.
We makeplans to do this or thatand leave God out of thepicture.
The sooner werealize that God is incharge and we are
Hisservants, the sooner we
Church of Jesus Christ Organi-zation in 1965, and the Banner of Love in 1966. He will be remem-bered as a tenderhearted, lovingand forgiving man of faith whoselife passion was the Kingdom of God. We do well to follow hisexample.
Remember them that had therule over you, men that spakeunto you the word of God; andconsidering the issue of their life,
imitate their faith” Heb 13:7
Bishop H.E. Honea was a man of deep, abiding faith in God andlove for people. He went home tobe with the Lord on June 10,2009 leaving behind an impres-sive legacy of life and ministry.Born Oct. 30, 1939. He was savedand called to preach in April1953, filled with the Holy Ghostin 1955 and baptized in Name of Jesus Christ in 1958. He preachedin 32 states, 3 foreign countriesand pastored in 4 states. Or-dained Bishop in 1965, BishopHonea ordained 120 ministersand 32 surrendered to preachunder his ministry. Bishop Honeapastored the Tullahoma Churchfor 46 years and founded the First
The First Church of Jesus Christ
Inside this issue:
A Walk in Faith 2General ConventionTime2Ministry News 3The Word of God 3
3The Red Thread 4OrganizationalInformation4
July 2012Volume 1, Issue 3
I am the Light of the World