Beloved in Christ Jesus,
Greetings from BVBIN & SWSE, Ibadan. Below is the summary of our end of the year"s report.
MASS EVANGELISM AND GOSPEL CAMPAIGNS AND OPEN AIR BIBLE LECTURESHIP:
December 22-25 end of the years program in Oro, Kwara state where Bro. Emmanuel Godwin, one of our students, spoke on my behalf during the evening Open Air of December 22-24 and other students were actively involved in morning mass evangelism and were blessed with a convert and two restorations.
December 26-29 programs in three congregations in Osun State (Asejire, Baleayo and Alapata Ikoyi) was blessed with five converts and three restorations.
December 29-31 Lectureship at Otunolode near Onikokoro -Ibadan was blessed with a convert. Our last daughter, Victoria Omobolanle Makinde got baptized in the first day of the program. TO GOD BE THE GLORY AND HONOR.
OTHER ACTIVITIES : I taught on Redeeming Time on December 25 while Bro. Samson Alabi admonished the church at Onikokoro /Gbongudu congregation and on January 1st 2017 admonished the church on The Power of Praises (Acts 16:20-30).We were 54 in attendance with total collection of N12,000=
OUR FIRST OUTREACH IN YEAR 2017: Lord's willing, we shall be working in Olayemi Oyero area of Ogun State with one of the foundation members of BVBIN & SWSE, Ibadan, Bro. Samuel Ishola and the church of Christ, Meiran -Lagos in evangelizing and planting of the Lord 's Church between January 13-15,2017.
IN CONCLUSION : Brethren, your thoughtfulness, trust and supports in year 2016 are very much appreciated. May you be continually blessed with all the good things of year 2017. May every day of the New Year glow with good cheer and happiness for you and your family and friends. Happy New Year.
Yours in His Grace as a servant,
Makinde Ebenezer Olufemi (Director of Studies and Chairman of Administrative Council -BVBIN AND SWSE, IBADAN)