A three day annual conference of Sumi Baptist Pastors’ Conference was held from November 20 which was hosted by Satami Baptist Church. The conference was held on the theme ‘Visionary leadership’ Speakers for the conference were Rev. Mulato Chishi associate church ministry secretary IEM Bangalore, Rev. Ghukhevi Katty pastor Lumithsmi and Rev Vitoshe Aye, secretary church and mission SBAK, Aizuto. More than 350 church leaders attended the conference. New office bearers for the tenure of 2010-213 were also elected with Rev. Tokhezhe Kiba as chairman, Mughaho Kiphire as general secretary and Aketoli Mughali as women representatives.
Further, Sumi Pastors’s Conference has expressed gratitude to Pukhai Assumi former minister who exhorted the church leaders and also donated rupees twenty one thousand towards the welfare of the conference. General secretary Samuel Pastor informed that next 34th session would be held on 2011 at Shoixe Baptist church and those who completes hand written or computerized manuscript of the entire Old Testament in Sumi language will be awarded.