On the occasion of the 105th anniversary of the Iglesia Ni Cristo (Church Of Christ) on July 27, 2019, the Executive Minister, Brother Eduardo V. Manalo, officiated at the Thanksgiving worship service held at the house of worship of the Local Congregation of Rome, Italy, Ecclesiastical District of Southern Europe. The whole proceeding was streamed live in multiple sites (houses of worship) around the world.
In this gathering, brethren from the Local Congregation of JP Cabaguio, Ecclesiastical District of Davao West; Local Congregation of Taytay, Ecclesiastical District of Rizal; Local Congregation of New Era, Ecclesiastical District of Calamba City, Laguna; and Local Congregation of New Era, Ecclesiastical District of Cavite South thanked and praised God for His love for the whole Church felt through the Church Administration. The brethren firmly believe that the successes the Church and its individual members reap all come from the Lord.
In the said occasion, the brethren also witnessed the ordination of 25 new ministers and the oath-taking of 2,125 ministerial workers of the Church. The former was held at Rome, Italy while the latter at the Central Temple in Quezon City, Philippines and SFM extensions in Bacolod City, Cebu City, General Santos City, and Davao City. These new Church workers were joined by their family, friends, acquaintances, and the brethren who shared with their joy for such a successful endeavor and for the additional ministerial workforce, all for God’s glory and honor. — With reports from INC News Section