“Ang kapanganakan ng Sugo ng Dios ay ang pagdalaw ng Dios sa tao.”
Overflowing with resounding joy manifested through echoing shouts of praises that filled the AATF Sports Complex, the members of the Pentecostal Missionary CHURCH of CHRIST (4th Watch) all around the world joined the International Missionary Day 2017 through the simultaneously viewing via satellite and live streaming.
Brethren and visitors of every district local churches in the Philippines, gathered in thousands at designated venues in Sto. Domingo Ilocos Sur, Baguio City, Santiago City, Nueva Ecija, Tuguegarao City, Tarlac, Pampanga, Lucena City, Naga City, Occidental Mindoro, Romblon, Palawan, Aklan, Iloilo, Bacolod City, Cebu City, Leyte, Davao City, Butuan, Zamboanga del Norte, South Cotabato.
The event was fully energized by the powerful master of ceremony, none other than Bishop Jonathan Ferriol while Evangelist Leticia Ferriol established a friendly atmosphere as she welcomes the attendees with warm greetings. Bishop Domingo Ferriol entrusted the gathering to God through the opening prayer followed by the reading of the Holy Scriptures led by Bishop Aldrin Palanca. Bishop Osinando Quillao delivered the offertory message that encourage the congregation in giving faithfully.
One of the highlights of the event was the official unveiling of the book about the Apostle entitled: Images of the Life and Ministry of the Goodman of the House guided by Bishop Arturo and Bishop Jonathan. The first 50 copies were also given to those who have availed the book.
Uplifting songs of praises and jubilation were rendered unto the Lord by the Crusaders Team, and MBS Chorale as well as prepared the congregation in listening to the Word of God. Bishop Arturo Ferriol formally introduced the keynote speaker of the event.
Once more, Apostle Arsenio not only reaffirmed his calling as the Goodman of the House, but also strengthened the faith of the brethren as well as encouraged the visitors that witnessed this momentous event.
At the end of service, live video greetings from the venues nationwide were sent and presented for the apostle.
This another momentous event may have been concluded but the unrelenting and jubilant celebration of the brethren and the hope of the visitors will never cease as the years go by manifesting the growth of the Church not only in years but also its wisdom and power for greater works led by the Goodman of the House.