On St. Patrick’s Day, 2017, we gathered for a Pastors’ Forum at the United Missionary Baptist Church. Rev. Bruce Grodner (ACLC National Executive Director) facilitated discussion about why Jesus’ disciples could believe in Jesus but John the Baptist and the Pharisees could not.
At the ACLC Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, April 1, 2017, Evangelist Blinky Williams from True Vine Baptist Church warmly welcomed everyone in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on behalf of True Parents and the American Clergy Leadership Conference. Immediately following this, musicians from Sadoc Christian Peace Family Church unleashed the power of the Holy Spirit with praise and worship.
Twelve clergy convened March 13-14, 2017, for an ACLC Biblical Principles seminar entitled “Jumping with Both Feet into the Will of God.” The ministers truly experienced two days of deep Biblical insight revealing God’s formula to redeem mankind. They were deeply moved and asked for more.
Over 50 guests and women leaders from various churches and organizations gathered together at St. Mark AME Church, for the New Jersey ACLC Women In Ministry Prayer Breakfast. Some were new guests from a neighboring Episcopal church, as well as old acquaintances from over the years. Rev. Bruce Grodner, who recently took over the position of ACLC National Executive Director, was also in attendance.
“Let Christ Reign” was the theme of the Los Angeles ACLC monthly Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 11, 2017, and was enthusiastically received at host church Christian Light MBC. Serving as moderator, ACLC Co-Chair, Dr. Nicholas Benson warmly embraced the 70 clergy and guests in attendance. In his welcoming remarks, Christian Light senior pastor, Bishop J.L. Briggs, wholeheartedly testified to ACLC and the power of ACLC founder, Father Moon, to heal division in the body of Christ.