1998

  • October – 50 state goal lost with the failure of the Fargo, ND church
  • LA Church has worship service at Rose Bowl with claim of over 10,000 in attendance – Night at the Rose Bowl – McKean
  • Phil Lamb resigns as World Sector Leaders for family and health reasons. Peter Garcia-Bengochea are appointed WSLs for Central & South America
  • Emergency Missions Leadership Meeting – re-commitment to prayer & evangelism
  • HOPE for Children places 200th adoption
  • Health Corps Conference – Hong Kong, China
  • 2nd HOPE Worldwide orphanage opens in Indonesia
  • HOPE Worldwide, along with the ICOC, provides financial, medical and emotional assistance to victims of Hurricane Mitch
  • DPI: 1 millionth volume and Kingdom Kids Curriculum
  • KNN receives first Telly Award for Excellence in first short dramatic film “The Call to Fish”
  • Disciples sent to 8 Middle East countries