Change of Leadership at Grace Covenant Church

(October 18, 2016) – After more than fourteen years pastoring Grace Covenant Church in Roanoke, Virginia, Jeff and Deneen Ell passed the baton of lead pastor to Pastor Chris and Nikki Stup during a powerful installation service last Sunday. NLMI leaders including Pastors Dan Backens and Steve Carlin were able to join in the celebration. As the Stups step into … Read More

Leaders “Make Room” During Annual Retreat

(May 11, 2016) – Senior leaders representing more than 12 member churches came to the beautiful Carter Hall and Conference Center for two days of refreshing and equipping last month. Keeping in mind the “Make Room” theme, guest speakers Pastor Ron & Sandy Johnson spoke life into the guest’s lives as well as did NLMI’s Pastors Dan Backens and Joseph … Read More

Piedmont International Church Joins the Network

(April 7, 2016) – Pastor Steven Townsend and the Piedmont International Church family welcomed NLMI’s Pastor Wayne with open arms on Sunday, March 6th. During the service, he presented a framed membership certificate to the Greensboro, NC congregation and shared a stirring message titled, “I’m Convinced. I’m Energized. I’m Able.” “Piedmont demonstrates an awareness and inclusion of all ethnic groups,” … Read More