Success Stories

HARVEST FESTIVAL SPARKS NEW BELIEVERS

Contact:
Sparks Nevada Church of the Nazarene
Rob Carr, NMI President
carrfamof5@sbcglobal.net
775-677-2321

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Sparks Nevada Church of the Nazarene
Rob Carr, NMI President


 

 

 

The Sparks Church of the Nazarene hosted a Harvest Festival featuring many fun activities and showing the JESUS Film in both Spanish and English. Below are the highlights.

*Our pumpkin carving included a salvation message with prayer.  This was communicated one on one to each family who carved a pumpkin.  (There were 50 pumpkins total)

*25 people who attend the Iglesia Bible Study, but have never been attendees of our Iglesia congregation, came to the Harvest Festival.  They experienced what is means to be a part of a community of holy friends through the games, food and fellowship.

*One man had a hurtful Halloween memory from years past. This Halloween he accepted Jesus as His Savior (at age 71) and now has a brand new Halloween memory!!

*A few months ago families from our church volunteered to befriend International Students from UNR.  One of our families invited their students to the Harvest Festival and 3 of them accepted Jesus!!

*The JESUS Film was received well and the popcorn that was served along with it by Clyde and Marion Hedges was a BIG HIT!

*Our church family worked together in this ministry to provide all of the needs including:  setup, food preparation & serving, games, pumpkin carving, clean up and trunk or treat!