World Report

Young People Following the Faith in The Republic of Benin

November 9, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Yesterday, we visited three of our churches in the Republic of Benin, and received enthusiastic welcomes as the local saints and their children lined up to greet us with singing. At each location, one of the children, dressed in native attire, presented a beautiful floral arrangement and made an eloquent speech before we continued to the sanctuary.

The abbreviated church services included special song selections, congregational singing, introductions, and a closing prayer....

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A Thriving Gospel and Beautiful Music in Benin

November 7, 2016

From the Superintendent's DESK

Late Sunday night, Bayo Adeniran and I, along with James Olaleye of our WECA headquarters office, arrived in Benin where we have sixty-two churches, mostly concentrated in the south, although the work is quickly moving into the north.

On Monday morning, we went to the headquarters church in Cotonou. Upon our arrival, three children presented us with flowers and gave a welcoming speech. Then we were ushered into the sanctuary where...

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