Beloved in Christ Jesus.
Greetings from your fellow servants of God in BVBIN & SWSE, Ibadan.
Below are report of some of our activities in the Lord for the month of August 2019
1. Students one month teaching practice
2. 17th annual Bible Lectureship and graduation.
3. First Semester classes begins with 31 students.
REPORT OF A MONTH STUDENTS TEACHING PRACTICE :The one month students teaching practice that came up between July 26 and August 25 results in to the conversion of 25 souls and 40 restoration of erring brethren. Bro.Awoyale Gabriel, Bro.Ugo David,Bro.Nsini Ubot,Bro.Moses Samuel and Bro.Oviri Iruo-Oghene report the conversion of three souls each from the congregations they served.
17TH ANNUAL BIBLE LECTURESHIP & GRADUATION: The three days annual Bible Lectureship held at Doug Wheeler’s events center of the BVBIN & SWSE IBADAN was blessed with conversion of two young boys on day 2 .Over 250 brethren from 15 States of Nigeria witnessed the program that centered on Biblical Eschatology .
The graduation ceremony came up on August 30 for the 28 successful soldiers of Christ .
NKJV Bible,Bible dictionary and Thompson reference Bible from Bro.Steven Ashcraft were presented to all graduands and packages of VOTI Volume 100 & 101 and Mission Printing booklet and our local tracts was distributed to all attendees .
FIRST SEMESTER CLASSES BEGINS: First Semester classes for year 2019/2020 begins fully on September 2 ,2019 at our main campus in Butubutu village, Ibadan. 18 students for year -1 and 13 for year -2 program.
ABOUT A STUDENT: Bro.Aniefiok Effiong Udo is one of our year -2 students. Born on September 1979.A native of Ibakesi,Uyo,Akwa-Ibom State and a member of the Church of Christ, Ijoko-Ota,Ogun State.Happily married and blessed with children. His mission is to wherever is service is needed.
With God in our sides couple with the supports from Bro.Chad Wagner($500), Bro.Steven Ashcraft($600 +N27,000), Bro.Doug Wheeler ($100)and Nigerian brethren, we were able to host the 17th annual Bible Lectureship and graduation successfully. The sum of N452,200=($1,285)came from our American brethren and N182,000 from Nigerian brethren. Our total expenses was N684,300= with deficit of N50,100=
SPECIAL CHALLENGE : Due to the extension of our mission from rural areas to urban areas of the Western States of Nigeria. The school is now in need of a fairly used bus that can conveniently contained 14 passengers at once. We are planning to dispose the present Space Wagon car that can carry seven passengers at once for between N400,000 to N500,000. We are now in need of N1,500,000($5,000)to purchase bus for evangelism and gospel campaign.
CONCLUSION : We deeply appreciate your partnership and supports .May the Lord of blessings continue to bless all our work together in Jesus Christ name, amen.
I remain yours in His grace as a servant,
Makinde Ebenezer Olufemi
(The Chief Servant of BVBIN&SWSE, Ibadan & WBSFUW)
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