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First Bethany Church to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

First Bethany Church to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

The Bethany Choir together with Rev. Emeritus Jacob Delfin (2 row, 2nd from left), Pastor Reuben Macaya and Choir Director Sherrie June Convite.*

The First Bethany Church ministers, Rev. Emeritus Jacob Delfin and Pastor Reuben Macaya are calling all members to join the 50th Anniversary Celebration on October 13-14, 2012 at Benares Street, Capitol Heights, Bacolod City.

This year’s anniversary theme, “Jesus Christ, Our Sure Foundation”, is taken from 1 Corinthians 3:10-13 and Isaiah 28:16.

There will be a Caravan for Christ on October 13, 2:30 p.m. along the main streets of Bacolod City and a whole day celebration on October 14, with worship services at 6:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m, and a Bethany Choir Musical at 5:30 p.m. will cap the two-day activity.

Guest speakers are Rev. Adon Jayona, Rev. Ivan Marr Cabillete and Rev. Levi Pagsuberon.*

PSWDO Conducts Capability Enhancement Seminar-Workshop for Peer Helpers in Cauayan

PSWDO Conducts Capability Enhancement Seminar-Workshop for Peer Helpers in Cauayan

Capability Enhancement Seminar-Workshop for Peer Helpers (Counselors) attended by high school and college students and out-of-school youth held in Cauayan, Negros Occidental, recently. The activity was conducted by the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office-Population Development Division in collaboration with the Municipality of Cauayan, Commission on Population Region VI and Negros State College of Agriculture-Cauayan Campus.* /PSWDO photo

Negros Occidental Wins 3 Major National Awards from ATOP National Convention for 2012

Negros Occidental Wins 3 Major National Awards from ATOP National Convention for 2012

The Province of Negros Occidental clinched three major national awards during the recent Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines (ATOP) National Convention in Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte. Adjudged as Best Tourism-oriented Province in the Philippines, Best Tourism Week Celebration, and 2nd Best Tourism Event Celebration (Panaad sa Negros Festival). Provincial Tourism Officer Cristine Mansinares presented the trophies to the provincial officials led by Board Member Melvin Ibañez (6th from left) together with (l-r) Provincial Planning Officer and Panaad sa Negros Festival Executive Director Ma. Lina Sanogal, Tourism Consultant Nancy Pestaño, Economic Enterprise Development Dept. Head, Atty. Japhet Masculino, Butch Gerasmo of Bacolod City, 303rd Brigade Cmdr. Oscar Lactao, Provincial Administrator Enrique Pinongan, Carmela Valderrama of the Governor’s Office, and Ian de Ramos of the Panaad Office during the flag raising ceremony, yesterday. /Capitol photo