QUICK BIO OF THE GOSPEL OF CHRIST BAPTIST CHURCH
OF KAUSWAGAN ROAD, TALAMBAN, CEBU CITY
2003 – First Service started in Paradise, Banilad, Cebu. There are 8 in the first service.
2004 – Bro. Frank arrived from the States to help over the summer, and was called by God to come back to the Philippines
2005 – The Church building being rented was to small and was overrun by termites rendering the building unsafe. The church then moved to Ayala area of Lahug.
2006 – I (Frank) arrived back to the Philippines after completing a my Master’s in Bible Exposition, I (Frank) was ordained in August.
2007 – The church moved to its present are of Talamban, Cebu City
2008 – The church saw substantial growth, the campus ministries and door-to-door soulwinning were bearing fruits
2009 – The first graduation of the Bible Institute, the Faith Promise Commitment has doubled.
2010 – The church is seeing steady growth averaging about 80-90 every Sunday Morning
2011 – With four of the Bible students already graduated, three of them come on church staff and the plow the harvest fields of souls under the leadership of Pastor Peter Denisi, and the Assistant Pastor, Frank Denisi. The church becomes organized.
2012 – The attendance of the church is now a steady 110 every Sunday Morning, and the church makes a 1.2 million peso payment on a 2,555 Sq. Meter property in Brgy. San Jose, just 600 meters from the current location.
2013 – The church is now registered with the SEC and the growth of church is substantial with a high day of over 400 and a steady attendance of about 135. The children’s ministries and music ministries are strength of the church, but the emphasis is still the same, Soul-winning and missions. The church builds a temporary building that can seat 250 with a 21 chair choir loft. The Faith Promise Missions giving has now tripled.
TO GOD BE THE GLORY!