DIPHU, Mar 17: The 40th Annual General Meeting of Karbi Anglong Baptist Convention was held at Eralibill Garo Baptist Church (under A’chik Baptist Krima), Dimapur, was concluded on Sunday. This was informed through a press release by KABC Youth Secretary Monison Teron here this evening.
Associations’ leaders along with members from the 13 Associations from Karbi Anglong, West Karbi Anglong, Dima Hasao and Kamrup Metro under KABC, attended the three days programs which began on Friday.
According to the press note, KABC president inaugurated the tabernacle of worship beautifully raised by the local arrangement committee on the first day of the program. The main speakers were, Rev. Dr. Jolly Rimai, Mission Secretary of the Council of Baptist Churches in North East India (CBCNEI) and Rev. Davidson Ingti, General Secretary of KABC.
The second day of the programme commenced with hoisting of KABC flag led by president and immediately followed by meetings of the general and departments. A Garo cultural extravaganza after which morning worship service was conducted and prayers for protection against the spread of the coronavirus was also offered by the congregation. Rev. Dr. (Prof.) Akheto Sema, the General Secretary of CBCNEI attended the morning worship service and brought greetings from the Council to all the participants. Dr. Numal Momin, Member of Legislative Assembly from Bokajan Constituency also participated in the closing service and also delivered a short speech, read the press note.
Further, during this meeting, the Thadou Baptist Association, Assam (TBAA) was also accepted into the fold of KABC, making the KABC family into 14 Associations, KABC secretary informed.
Heart touching Praise & Worship and official choirs were presented by the Western Rengma Baptist Association’s youth while special numbers/ beautiful choreography were brought by students of Christian English High School, Diphu, an educational institution of KABC, added KABC secretary.
The 40th Annual General Meeting of Karbi Anglong Baptist Convention successfully concluded with manifold blessings.