The opening day of the highly-anticipated “Tema-Ashaiman for Christ” gospel crusade lived up to expectation as 130 individuals responded to the gospel message and surrendered their lives to Christ, with 120 undergoing water baptism.
The event, hosted at Nii Oninku Park (Tema Community 1), witnessed an overwhelming turnout of over 3600 participants on its opening day yesterday.
Organized by the Evangelism Ministry in collaboration with the Tema and Ashaiman Areas of the church, the crusade marked a significant spiritual gatheringmarked by testimonies of instant healings and deliverance.
Among the highlights were 33 new converts receiving the baptism of the Holy Spirit, while 11 lapsed Christians rededicated their lives to Christ.
Apostle Dr. Amos Jimmy Markin, the Evangelism Ministry Director and an Executive Council Member of the Church, delivered a compelling sermon on the central theme, “Life that Satisfies,” during the inaugural event.
His emphasis centered on Jesus Christ as the provider of eternal life, the divine existence that fulfills the deepest yearnings of humanity.
He underscored that inviting Christ into one’s life is a catalyst for a transformative experience leading to a changed life.
Distinguished guests present at the event included Apostle A.N.Y. Kumi-Larbi (Ashaiman Area Head and Executive Council Member), Apostle Emmanuel Ofei Ankra-Badu (Tema Area Head), Apostle James Asare (Kasoa Area Head), Pastor Nimako (National Secretary, Evangelism Ministry), Pastor Frank Awuah Fordjour (Crusades Coordinator, Evangelism Ministry), and many other dignitaries.
The four-day crusade is slated to end on Saturday, November 25, 2023, culminating in a health screening exercise.
It is worth mentioning that preliminary activities by the Evangelism Ministry Advance Team towards the main event also yielded over 1300 to the glory of God.