Four souls were baptized in the Philippines in the first week of December 2021, Pastor Roland Dela Paz who conducted the baptisms, reported. On December 4, 2021, two souls from Ballesteros, Cagayan, where the International Missionary Society (IMS) has seven members, were baptized, while on December 8, 2021, two more souls from Bagabag, Nueva Vizcaya, children of our brother Lawrence Villanueva, made a pact with God as well, Pastor Dela Paz added. In Bagabag, Nueva Vizcaya, IMS has three church members who regularly listen and watch to our Online Bible study and attend Online Church Services at the Timog Church Online Services Pastor Roland Dela Paz created when the pandemic lock-downs started on March 16,2020.

Earlier, on March 21, 2021, five souls from Arayat, Pampanga, also a fruit of our Online Bible study and Church Services, were baptized by Pastor Roland Dela Paz and are today part of the 50 members of Timog Church in Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines.

Furthermore, the first three souls from Guimaras, Visayas, the second main island from the Philippines, were baptized by Pastor Jose Ucab on October 8, 2021, as another fruit of the Online Bible study and church services.

Pastor Roland Dela Paz together with two sisters in the faith just before the baptism on December 8, 2021.

Written by Margarit Zhekov