Diasporian News of Monday, 22 July 2013
Source: The Christian Journal Reporter
Bronx NY (The Christian Journal Reporter)
On an unusually sunny day in the Bronx New York, Upper Room Assembly of God dedicated their church building “The Rulers Temple”.
Some 300 invited guests and church members gathered on July 7 for the event. Daughters of Glorious Jesus performed a day before as part of the week-long celebration.
After opening remarks and activities, Rev Paul Frimpong Manso General Superintendent Assemblies of God Ghana officially cut the tape to the main entrance of the building.
It was a significant day at Upper Room Assembly of God. In the entrance of the church is a plaque that reads “to the glory of God, This temple was dedicated on the 7th day of July in the year of our Lord 2013 by Rev Dr Paul Frimpong Mansong General supretendant Assemblies of God Ghana”
As the congregation took their seats, Rev Mark Asante Manu led the congregation with a powerful praise and worship followed by performance from Junior Kingdom Voices. It was followed by a fundraising led by Rev Dr Kwame Owusu Ansah.
The official dedication was led by Rev Paul Frimpong Manso General Superintendent Assemblies of God Ghana, assisted by Rev Dr Sam Attor General Treasurer Assemblies of God Ghana and Rev Paul Adu Anto. “Once a Temple has been dedicated it has the sanction of heaven”. He declared and encouraged the church to take good care of the building since it was the house of God.
In attendance were Rev Adu Gyamfi of BBT, Rev Benjamin Boakye Ebenezer Assembly of God, Rev Nicholas Anane-Agyei Inner Court Sanctuary, Rev Opuni, Rev Asiedu and many more.
The temple became officially dedicated and one can feel the Spirit of God in the building.
Rev Mark Asante Manu said his congregates are dedicated and hard working of which have made this possible.