The Church of God Mission founded by late Arch. Bishop Benson Idahosa clocks 50 , the ministry which was divinely born by the urge of the Holy Spirit with specific instructions of the Lord to Archbishop B.A. Idahosa as stated:
“Raise up an army for me, to go with the gospel to all Nations. Gather together those whom I have called and I will send them with the fire of my spirit. Give my word and your example to many who will go to teach, preach and heal”.
Arch. Bishop Benson Idahosa was heavily used by God to establish the Faith movement in Nigeria, Africa and even the world as a whole and has been instrumental in inspiring and mentoring Great ministers of God today Which Includes Bishop Oyedepo, Pst. Chris Oyakhilome, Arch. Bishop Duncan Williams, Reinhard Bonkke, Apst. Johnson Suleiman and others.
The Week long celebration will be graced by Great spiritual sons which includes Bishop David Oyedepo, Pst Chris and Duncan Williams.
The details of the week long celebration is given below.
Legacy Celebration Week beginning from Monday 10th to 16th September as follows:
1. Sunday 9th: Missions Offering raised and remitted to Missions’ account.
2. Monday 10th:
7am – Busses depart to Olinlin Uzea for foundation laying ceremony at 10am.
12 Noon – Back to Uromi for the dedication of Benson Idahosa CATHEDRAL ACADEMY and Event Centre built single handed by Bishop Matthew Okpebholo.
3. TUESDAY 11th:
7am – Special Morning Service/Annoiting at Faith Arena.
10am – Dedication of the 1.2Km dual carriageway road constructed and donated to BIU by Bishop Matthew Okpebholo followed with Archbishop Idahosa Memorial Centre (AIM) foundation laying ceremony. Venue: BIU Okha Campus.
4pm – Novelty Football Match at Balm of Gilead City.
4. WEDNESDAY 12th:
12noon – CGMI Got Talent
4pm – Special Service with Bishop Oyedepo. Venue: Faith Arena.
5. THURSDAY 13TH.
9am – 4pm: Special programme packaged by ANFCBII featuring Bishop Oyedepo, Pastor Ayo and a host of other Ministers. Venue: Balm of Gilead City.
6. FRIDAY 14th.
9am to 12noon- ANFCBII programme continues at Balm of Gilead City.
4pm – CGMI Got Talents final, Documentary and administration. Venue: Faith Arena.
7. Saturday 15th:
9am to 1pm – Public Lecture by Vice President, Presentation of Compendium and AWARD CEREMONY. Bishop Oyedepo, Pst Chris and others.
Venue: Balm of Gilead City.
4pm – Musical Concert and top 10 award. Venue: Faith Arena.
8. Sunday 16th
9am – Thanksgiving Service featuring Dr. Uma Ukpai and others. Venue: Balm of Gilead City.