11.04.2019

The Golden Jubilee Walk

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    Rich in health: Participants warming-up at the starting point
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    Priest Adzavon (East Legon) leading the warm-up session
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    “We won’t be left out!”: Retired Shepherds Ansong (left) and Quansah-Haylse
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    “Rich in Christ”: The banner carried through the walk
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    District Elder Adjei (Accra East) walking with the participants
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    Rich in fellowship: Members enjoying the jubilee walk
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    “We made it!”: Bishop Asare (right) and Shepherd Appiagyei (Teshie)
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    Participants warming-down in the Aburi Botanical Gardens
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    From left: Shepherd Donkor (Central, Accra West), District Elder Arhin (Accra West) and Community Evangelist Tey (Accra West Youth Leader)
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    Rich in Christ: District Elder Adjei (Accra East; middle) leading the prayers
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    Richness in youth: Members of the Tema congregation youth
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    Participants enjoying a game of musical chairs
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    Priest Tetteh (2nd right; Accra East Youth Leader) with members of the Accra East youth leadership

In the rich fellowship of joy and love, up on the mountainous township of Aburi (Eastern Region), more than 600 brothers and sisters from the Accra Apostle Area continued the golden jubilee celebrations of the church in Ghana with a 6.0 kilometre health and evangelical walk. This occurred in the early morning of 30th March 2019.


Members and ministers from the Accra East and West Districts as well as the Aburi District took part in this event. The walk began with a warm-up session from the Presidential Lodge at Peduase through the towns of Ketaase, Nsuasi and Aburi.


The participants were welcomed at the finishing point in the Aburi Botanical Gardens by the District leader for Aburi. Following a warm-down session, members were refreshed with water, coconuts and other fruit servings.


As part of the activities, District Elder Adjei (Accra East) led prayers of thanksgiving, adoration and supplication to God on the topics of:
* Our 50th anniversary and its celebrations
* The growth and sustenance of the church
* The strengthening and uplifting of the faith of members
* The provision of the physical needs of members


Thereafter, participants enjoyed the communion of their gathering through games, sharing of food, singing and picture-taking.


Bishop Charles Asare, District Elders Adjei (Accra East), Arhin (Accra West) and Osae (Aburi) as well as the Shepherds and ministers from all 3 districts were there to guide the event.

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