From the 2nd to the 5th of November, a bible conference was held at the G.M Hall located in Imphal City in the state of Manipur, India with guest speaker, Pastor Jin Ki Seo of Good News Iksan Church. It is the first bible conference held after Pastor Ock Soo Park and the Gracias Choir visited in June and the event was prepared with expectations as well as a burdensome heart.
One day I was reading the bible and I was shown the Scriptures in Isaiah 43:18~21. “Do not remember the former things, Nor consider the things of old. Behold, I will do a new thing, Now it shall spring forth; Shall you not know it? I will even make a road in the wilderness And rivers in the desert. The beast of the field will honor Me, The jackals and the ostriches, Because I give waters in the wilderness And rivers in the desert, To give drink to My people, My chosen. This people I have formed for Myself; They shall declare My praise.” He gave me a hopeful heart, ‘So God wants to start a new work! There are many people here!’ And I could remember the words said by Pastor Ock Soo Park to our church at the last World Camp, “There are 500 church members in your church.”
The nearby short term missionaries and local brothers promoted the