Mayor Chanchala Kodre appreciated the efforts of the Church of God in organizing a blood donation camp at B. T. Kawade Road on Wednesday....
The World Mission Society Church of God in South Rotterdam is carrying out cleanups every year. Many members gathered on Sunday for a street cleanup and they spruced up Zuiderpark and Ahoy....
Three days after the Church of God heard the news of sunken ferry Sewol, it sent an emergency volunteer team to the Pengmok Harbor on April 20. The volunteers were from the Church of God close to Jindo in Jeollanam Province--Yeonggwang, Naju, Suncheon as well as Mokpo. ...
Hundreds of volunteers from the World Mission Society Church of God rolled up their sleeves to help the New Zealand Blood Services on March 17. About 150 people donated blood at the Mt. Roskill War Memorial Hall. ...
The service for the Ascension Day, which is the day to commemorate Christ’s going up to heaven on the 40th day after the Resurrection, was held on May 5 in all the Churches of God worldwide. After ten days, the Sacred Assembly of the Day of Pentecost was held on the 15th.
In April 5, 2016, when spring flowers were in full bloom under warm sunshine, dedication services for three Churches of God were held. They are the Boryeong Church, the Hongseong Church, and the Baebang Church in Asan, all located in Chungcheong Province.
The first annual feast in 2016 began on March 22 (the fourteenth day of the first month by the sacred calendar). In the evening, the Sacred Assembly of the Passover was held in more than 2,500 Churches of God in 175 countries. On the following day, they held the Sacred Assembly of the Feast of Unleavened Bread, and on the 27th, the Sacred Assembly of the Day of Resurrection.
The pastoral staff members in and out of Korea gathered in the New Jerusalem Pangyo Temple and participated in the General Assembly for five days and four nights, where they settled the last year’s gospel work, which left rich accomplishments than any other years. They also drew up the gospel development direction for the year 2016.
The Gijang Church in Busan held the dedication service for its new temple.
At around 1 p.m. on March 2, 2016, the completion ceremony for the school buildings built by the Church of God was held at the Shree Primary School.
From April 21 to September 19, the Church of God operated a free meal service camp for the Sewol ferry victims’ families and volunteers.
From Oct. 30 to Nov. 18, the members of the New York Church carried out volunteer relief efforts after Hurricane Sandy.
The Queen's Award
for Voluntary Service
The Church of God received
the highest award given to volunteer groups across the U.K. on June 2, 2016.
It is more meaningful as it is another best group award from the head of a country after the U.S. President’s Volunteer Service Award and the Korea Presidential Group Citation.Read more