Golden jubilee celebration of Kyong Baptist Ekhümkho Pastorden Sanrhyu (KBEPS) began at Wokha Town Baptist Church on October 16 on the theme “A year of Liberation” – Lev. 25 : 10.
The memorial stone which was erected at KBES Mission Centre Vankhosüng commemorating 50 glorious years of God’s blessings upon the Churches under Kyong Baptist Ekhümkho Sanrhyutsü (KBES) was unveiled by Rev. Dr. E. Nrio Ezung, executive secretary, KBES.
Rev. Dr. E. Nrio Ezung, executive secretary, KBES, Rev. Dr. Ezamo Murry, professor ETC Jorhat and Rev. Rhyutsemo Ngullie, pastor, Tsungiki Baptist Church were the main speakers.
The highlights of the celebration included invocation of the jubilee program and opening of the theme by Rev. Dr. L. L. Kikon, secretary mission & evangelism, KBES; exhortation by Thechamo Lotha (IPS), addl. DGP, Rev. C. Yanthan, pastor, Lotha Baptist Church, Purana Bazar and Ralanthüng Yanthan, deputy speaker, NLA.
Greetings were also conveyed by Deputy Commissioner, Wokha, Lichilo Lotha, Women Secretary KBES, Dr. Chümben Murry, minister of agriculture, and M. Patton (IAS), Commissioner, Taxes & Excise, Nagaland. The celebration will conclude on October 17.