December 12, 2012
Heading back to India this morning to spend Christmas and well into January in India. Putting on a Celebration of Christmas Pageant in Bhubaneswar, capital city of Odisha State on Dec 19…. 1st GNI Choir, 6 dancing teams, multi-media audio/video/fireworks effort to shout the good news: Immanuel, God is with us. A group of 34 is coming to visit GNI during January…All a part of winning for the Lord, the rewards of His suffering. Will post from India. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all,” Follow up: The celebration of Christmas was a huge success… about 2500 showed up…. first attempt… 3 hour program went off extremely well…. about 300 GNI staff/kids present….. 8 local newspapers gave incredibly favorable reports with pictures/articles…. kids shone like diamonds…. great excitement among kids and unbelievable camaraderie and cooperation…kids had so much fun and performed flawlessly….. O what a time..