The Superintendent Minister of the Airport East Circuit of the Methodist Church Ghana, the Very Rev John K. Appiah-Acheampong, has urged members of the Association of Methodist Men’s Fellowships to intensify on evangelism in addition to the physical growth of the church.
He said the Association of Methodist Men’s Fellowships had become a major source of church development within the church in Ghana, and that the time has come for the men to take up the mantle and mission in winning more souls for Christ.
Very Rev Appiah-Acheampong made the observation at a service held to jointly inaugurate into office, executives of the Airport East Circuit and the Immanuel Methodist Men’s Fellowships at the Immanuel Methodist Church, East Airport in the Regimanuel-Gray Estates, Accra.
He commended both the Airport East Circuit and the Immanuel branch of the Men’s Fellowship for their hard commitment and dedication which had led to a significant development of the relatively new Airport East Circuit in the Northern Accra Diocese.
Mr Wallace Essuman, Chairman of the Northern Accra Diocese of the Association of Methodist Men’s Fellowships called on the officers to be agents of change and inspiration for the advancement of Methodism in Ghana.
He called on the members of the Fellowship to stand out to be counted as true Christian whose lives and attitudes are manifestations of Christ and urged them to engage in programmes to attract the youth of the church to carry them along to ensure the future of the association.
The Airport East Circuit officers inducted included Mr Isaac Achiampong as Chairman; Mr Kwamina Amoasi-Andoh as Immediate Past Chairman; Dr Kwame Asamoah as Vice Chairman and Brother Kwasi Anife Amande as Secretary.
Others were Messrs Fiifi Brandful, Treasurer; Prince K. Obuobi, Organising Secretary; Andrews Monrovia, Assistant Organising Secretary; Reuben Amenu, Chaplain; Ben Mensah Baffour, Assistant Treasurer; Raphael Agbesi, Assistant Organising Secretary with Messrs Kweku Sersah-Johnson and Douglas Baah as executive members.
For the Immanuel Methodist Society Men’s Fellowship, the officers inducted were Messrs. Kweku Sersah-Johnson, Chairman; Isaac Achiampong, Immediate Past Chairman; Ribeiro Fiifi Brandful, Vice Chairman; Godknows Ametepy, Secretary; Moses Arhin, Fianancial Secretary; Nana Yamoah Hagan, Organising Secretary; Edmund Bright Oppong, Treasurer; Isaac Ackun, Chaplain; Dr George Domfeh, Assistant Organising Secretary; Kofi Agyemang, Assistant Secretary, with Evangelist Kwei Teico, Messrs Fred Asare and Bernard Acquaye as executive members.