Named after the Manjuyod White Sandbar, which is fondly called “The Maldives of the Philippines,” the Local Congregation of White Sandbar, Ecclesiastical District of Negros Oriental dedicated to the Lord God its new house of worship.
In the said inaugural worship service held on May 28, 2021, the district supervising minister, Brother Armando B. Bariring Jr., led the brethren in praising and thanking God for this blessing of His.
From the Bible, Brother Bariring reminded the brethren the relevance of the house of worship to God’s true servants and exhorted them to greatly value it the way it should be.
“Being blessed with this new house of worship is very important for us. I firmly believe that it is where the Lord God will all the more answer to our pleadings,” said Sister Donaly A. Jabar, the congregation’s choir leader.
On behalf of the congregation, Brother Efenito P. Alicuman Sr., resident minister, said, “This is a testament of God’s never-ending help to His Church. We thank the Executive Minister, Brother Eduardo Manalo. We will always remain united with his able leadership. We will take good care of our new house of worship.”
The new house of worship is situated in Brgy. Campuyo, Manjuyod, Negros Oriental, about 60 kilometers from the district office located in Dumaguete City. — With reports from INC News Section