As all regions of All Nigeria Conference of Evangelical Drama Ministers, ANCEDRAM begin conference yesterday in their different domain, Gospel Film News correspondents from across begin to file in report live from the scene of the event.
On the western scene, our correspondents, Mayowa Samuel reports:
Yesterday being the 30th of August 2018, Western Regional Congress kick starts around about 9pm at St. Andrews Anglican Church, Aramoko Ekiti after which participants had been arriving the congress Lounge at St. Stephen primary School, Ijero Road, Aramoko, Ekiti State from 12noon.
The programme finally started that late due to logistics reasons as witness by Mayowa Samuel. The congress kick starts with over 150 participants at attendance, which include some of the stakeholders of the association and Leaders around.
The likes of former national President, Rev. Yemi Adepoju, former National Treasurer, Pastor Jegede and some Ekiti state Elders. As the anchor man introduced and welcome every one of them.
Thereafter, the Vice President West in person of Evang. Olufemi Olusina in his welcome address firstly appreciate God for the life of Pastor Jegede and other elders in the house.
The theme, ‘Firebrand’ according to the VP who also read Matthew 3:11 said its an encounter. There are two encounter that a man need in life, he said and encounter of fire last till eternity!
He said, enough of water baptism because water does not have a permanent impact in a man’s life. He stressed that Christianity has come to the end of age, and for us not to become a once upon a time minister, we need fire encounter. Fire leave a permanent impact on any thing he passed through.
He therefore encouraged the participants to have a mind to be blessed from the Congress, and go back to the world fully branded by fire, because of the task ahead.
As he brought his address to an end, he highlighted that God has prepared vessels who will be ministering during the conference, such as Pastor Lekan Asikhia, Rev. Yemi Adepoju and so many others.
He declared the Congress opened in the Name of the Father, Son and the Holy Spirit at around 9:25pm
The opening programme was brought to an end with Ekiti Central Bats Dance Group ministered in dance praise and section tagged PUSH (Pray until something Happen) led by the former national Treasurer till around some minutes to eleven that night.
Finally, the ANCEDRAM ANTHEM was sang and the meet was closed for the first Day.
From Eastern Region:
Our correspondents, Finest Uwaoma at the eastern regional conference going on in Calabar reported the opening charged by National President.
OPENING CHARGE by Evang KAYODE Ojinnaka. EASTERN REGIONAL CONGRESS, CALABAR 2018.
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The national president declacred the eastern regional conference opened yesterday around past 8 at night.
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