With heavy hearts, we humbly submit to the Lord’s Divine authority in the transition into eternal Glory of the most Honorable Emeritus Bishop Vanuel C. Little, Sr.
On behalf of the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World, Inc. and our Executive Board of Bishops, we extend our deepest condolences to Dr. Alice M. Little, S. B. Vanuel Little, Jr. (Pentecostal Assemblies of The World General Secretary), the Greater First Deliverance Family, and the broader Oklahoma community.
We acknowledge the almighty and perfect will of God with somber hearts, understanding that Emeritus Bishop Vanuel C. Little Sr. is now at rest in the loving arms of His Savior, having made his Triumphant Transition into Glory.
Emeritus Bishop Vanuel C. Little Sr., a man of wisdom, hospitality and kindness personified, was a trailblazer in leadership and a founding father. He is celebrated, mourned, and honored by all who had the privilege of knowing him.
Without hesitation, we hold fast to the eternal hope that we will see him again, in his glorified body-a state untouched by sickness, age, or earthly troubles, as we anticipate the soon coming of the Lord. In this hope, all who loved and knew Emeritus Bishop Vanuel C. Little Sr. can find solace, peace, and comfort.
Bishop Theodore L. Brooks, Sr.
Pentecostal Assemblies of the World, Inc.
Eleventh in Succession