CITY OF REFUGE PARTICIPATES AT EVANGELISM WEEKEND 2019
RCCG City of Refuge had the mandate of Pastor J. F. Odesola, Assistant General Overseer/Admin & Personnel Worldwide, to join the counseling department, central mission’s board, The Christ Redeemer’s friend and the evangelism department of the mission to proclaim the glory of God at the weekend of 14th – 17th March, 2019
The Minister in charge of Counseling and Evangelism: Deaconess Esther Adeyeri started the Program with the topic – Counseling for God’s Glory on Thursday March 14, 2019. She took her texts from 1 John 5:14, I Corinthians 3:8, Philippians 2:9–11, 1 Peter 2:9 Thessalonians 1:5–7, Romans 8:18, Isaiah 9:6 Matthew 18:12, Luke 17:1–19; Luke 19:2-9, John 4:7-23, Isaiah 26:4, Proverb 11:14, Proverbs 20:18 & Psalms 106:43. She indicated that you require counseling to succeed in business, academics, government and career. She specified that these were reasons why you need to know Jesus as the greater counselor.
The program was attended by 39 people.
On Saturday March 16th, a street drama and evangelism, which attracted lots of people, were implemented on one basis. Strategic prayers were rendered in the environment.
Ten souls were won that Saturday.
This year’s evangelism weekend was tagged: SURE GLORY: THROUGH EVANGELISM
Why people do not engage in Evangelism
- You cannot give what you do not have
- Pride and societal status
- Selfishness and ignorance
- Fear of the unknown
Benefits of Evangelism
- You depopulate kingdom of hell
- You add value to yourself
- You open up channels of blessings
- God will always attend to your prayers.
The program ended on Sunday with thanksgiving and dancing, with 1467 people in attendance.