1989

1989

  • LA World Sector Administrators chosen, Cecil Wooten appointed leader of WSAs
  • Boston sends out seven church plantings: LA, Seattle, DC, Honolulu, Manila, Bangkok
  • 1989 Boston World Seminar They Hated the Dreamer – McKean Last Boston World Missions Seminar – 12,000 attend at Boston Garden

1988

1988

  • New York Church of Christ 5th Anniversary Service – Make the Dream a Reality – McKean
  • Financial Leaders Meeting – McKean
  • Crossroads Movement disassociates itself from the Boston Movement
  • World Sector Leaders chosen from couples the McKeans have trained
  • Tokyo reconstruction (Kims and Gurganuses)
  • Denver Reconstruction – McKean
  • Munich planted (Randy McKean)
  • Cairo planted
  • Release of “Songs of the Kingdom,” 1st edition
  • Ron Gholston, leader in the Boston Church wrote a letter to Al Baird, Bob Gempel, elders in Boston, pointing out “Anti-biblical” teachings and practices regarding church authority. Ron is then disfellowshipped

1987

1987

  • January – Bombay, India planted
  • August – The benevolent arm of the church, later named HOPE was founded
  • November – First Soviet Missions Conference in Stockholm – Andy Fleming shares dream to evangelize former Soviet Union
  • “Remnant Theology” (remnant gathers in the 80s)
  • Reconstructions: San Francisco, Atlanta, San Diego
  • Mexico City planted (Lambs)
  • Hong Kong planted (Greens)
  • Boston W omen’s Retreat – Be Perfectly United – McKean
  • The worldwide LOVE offering begins
  • Boston exceeds 3,000 in attendance

1986

1986

  • The ABC’s of Spiritual Leadership – McKean
  • First Special Missions Contribution taken up, over $1 million collected at Boston World Missions Seminar
  • LOVE offering begins in London for the poor and needy
  • June – Johannesburg planted
  • August – Paris (Kims)
  • October – Stockholm planted
  • Kingston, Jamaica reconstruction

1985

1985

  • Toronto planted. Boston reaches 1,000 attendance
  • 5 churches in 3 nations