US District Leaders Reignite Their Passion as Conference Caps Off

February 15, 2020
The third day of conference ushered the leaders of the district to a jam packed day of seminars and activities that reinforced the vital role of unity in the church. Starting off with morning devotion, San Diego head minister and newly appointed Presbyter, Pastor Erwin Dela Cruz highlighted prayer as an apostolic practice responsible in uniting the church. Our missionary initiatives and visions are propelled by the faithful prayer life of believers.

The practicality and relevant message in Seminar 1 ministered by Presbyter Joseph Concepcion, Canada’s District Coordinator, specified pointers on effective financial management strategies. Given the pressing needs of evangelism, our district pastors and elders must be able to implement faithful stewardship that will monetarily address the work of evangelism and church growth.

Afternoon sessions were ministry equipping. Presbyter Rocky Dela Cruz emphasized that the basics of unity is anchored on obedience. The church’s obedience to the Goodman of the House and God’s sent ones must be constant amidst successes and challenges. Presbyter Maritess Ferriol and Pastor Lorena Saulog held symposiums on Creative Programs that would engage ministries and promote healthy membership in the local churches. Bishop Jonathan, with his extensive Journalism background, shared pointers on how we can maximize social media platforms to boost our church programs and evangelistic efforts.
Exemplary achievements of elders were recognized namely for their generous giving to support the work of God and their feats in faith in pioneering new local churches. The district extended its appreciation for such dedication and passion!

As the third day of the conference come to an end, Bishop Osinando Quillao highlighted love as the perfect bond of unity. The message stirred the leaders and reignited their dedication.

The final morning of Leaders’ Conference caps off with a very passionate Devotion message from Presbyter Mona Quillao on the role of prayer in our allegiance with God. Her real life testimonies and exhortation were empowering.

With an energetically productive conference in tow, US ministers, and elders are once again ready to create significant changes to impact America!