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Friday, May 17, 2024

Mass indoctrination starts on Monday, May 20th, 2024

For the month of May 2024, once again, the Members Church of God International (MCGI) invite fellowmen around the globe to attend the Mass Indoctrination sessions. It is scheduled to commence on Monday, May 20th, 2024 at exactly 7:00 pm in the Philippine standard time.

Upcoming mass indoctrintaion this May 20th, 2024 at 7:00 pm in the Philippines

The whole indoctrination consists of 15 sessions that discuss the pure doctrines of our Lord Jesus Christ based in the Bible. These are available on Social Media channels like Facebook and on YouTube. Also, the whole sessions are available in different Philippine languages including international languages like English, Spanish, French and other foreign languages like Portuguese, Bahasa Malaysia, etc.

For further information, visit the website You may contact the following hotlines:


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  • Globe +63 915 189 7007
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  • Peru +51 992 616 038
  • Republica Dominicana +1 809 837 6690
  • Uruguay +598 9511 6370
  • Venezuela +58 412 545 4489
  • Germany +49 172 8959193
  • Spain +34 608 366 398
  • Ghana +233 50 489 9174

  • Papua New Guinea +675 7171 6929

Sunday, May 12, 2024

Mother's day is everyday

Great are mothers for humanity, they should not only be remembered for one day.” — Bro. Eli Soriano

Mother's day holds a special place within the Members Church of God International (MCGI), where the reverence and appreciation for mothers transcend a single day of celebration. In the heart of MCGI, mothers are cherished, honored, and loved not just on Mother's Day but every day of the year.

Within this congregation, Mother's Day becomes an occasion to amplify the love and gratitude towards mothers. It's a time when members come together to express their deep appreciation for the invaluable role mothers play in their lives and in the community.

During Mother's Day celebrations in different communities, heartfelt messages of love and appreciation flood the congregation. Brethren and children alike take the opportunity to convey their gratitude to God for blessing them with the presence of their mothers. These expressions of love go beyond mere words; they reflect the profound impact mothers have on shaping the faith, values, and character of their families and the Church.

Each message shared on Mother's Day reflects not only the bond between a child and their mother but also the spiritual connection within the community. It's a time for reflection, celebration, and thanksgiving for the love, sacrifices, and guidance that mothers provide.

In the church, Mother's Day isn't just about honoring biological mothers; it's also about recognizing the nurturing spirit that extends to spiritual mothers within the congregation. Elderly women who have mentored and guided younger members in their faith journey are also celebrated and appreciated.

Ultimately, Mother's Day in the congregation serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of maternal love, care, and wisdom in the lives of individuals and the spiritual growth of the Church as a whole. It's a day to honor the embodiment of selflessness, strength, and grace that mothers exemplify, not just on one designated day, but every day of the year.

Monday, April 22, 2024

MCGI starts mass indoctrination this April 2024

Are you searching for spiritual enlightenment? Do you seek to understand the pure doctrines of the Lord Jesus Christ? Look no further!

We are thrilled to invite you to join us for the MCGI Mass Indoctrination, a series of enlightening sessions where you can delve into the profound teachings of our faith. Whether you're a seeker, a skeptic, or a devout believer, everyone is welcome to participate in this journey of discovery.

At MCGI (Members Church of God International), we uphold the values of truth, love, and compassion. Through our Mass Indoctrination program, you will have the opportunity to explore the foundational principles of our faith, guided by the teachings of the Holy Scriptures.

Here's what you can expect from the MCGI Mass Indoctrination:
  • Engaging sessions led by servants and workers who will share insights into the Word of God.
  • A welcoming and supportive community where you can freely ask questions and engage in meaningful discussions.
  • Accessible sessions available on different Social Media Platforms, catering to various languages for your convenience.
Whether you're seeking answers to life's big questions or simply curious about our beliefs, we invite you to join us on this journey of spiritual growth and understanding.

To register and learn more about the MCI Mass Indoctrination schedule, please visit our website or follow us on Facebook for updates.

Don't miss this opportunity to explore the profound teachings of the Lord Jesus Christ and embark on a path towards greater spiritual fulfillment. We look forward to welcoming you to our sessions!

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

It's 22nd Sabbath anniversary

It's a happy 22nd Sabbath Anniversary in the Church of God as written in the Bible! This milestone marks not only a significant passage of time but also a journey of spiritual growth, reflection, and dedication to the common faith. Over the past 22 years, undoubtedly you experienced a profound connection with God  and his people and have deepened your understanding of His teachings and principles.

A birthday greetings from MCGI Symphony Orchestra

As I commemorate this special occasion, taking the moment to reflect on the countless blessings and lessons I have received throughout my journey in the Members Church of God International (MCGI). Each Sabbath has been an opportunity for me to come together with brethren, to worship, to learn, and to be spiritually nourished by the word of God in the Bible. With God's help, I will continue to be committed in doing good works to everyone I meet each day.

Looking ahead to the future, may God will guide as I continue the journey in the Church of God be filled with abundant blessings, spiritual growth, and more opportunities to do good work to brethren and fellow men. As I embark on the next chapter of my journey, may God guide our leaders Bro. Daniel Razon through the wisdom and grace of God, and may he continue to be a leader of light and inspiration to those around us. It's my 22nd Sabbath anniversary, and may God's love and blessings be with us always!

Wednesday, January 03, 2024

MCGI's quarterly thanksgiving schedule for 2024

ILAGAN, Isabela - On December 30th, 2023
23 just a day before the year ends, the overall servant of Members Church of God International, Bro. Daniel Razon announces the schedule for Quarterly International Thanksgiving schedule this 2024. The International Thanksgiving is a 3-day event being held every quarter of the year, at least three months in between schedule. This is an international gathering of all brethren, including visitors, friends, and relatives.

For the first quarter, it will be on March 22, 23, and 24. Then followed by second quarter which will be on July 12, 13, and 14. The third quarter will be on October 4, 5, and 6. The last quarter is on December 20, 21, and 22.

Usually the venue will be held in Apalit, Pampanga where the church headquarters is located. It will be broadcast live via satellite so other members who cannot travel to Apalit can still attend the event.

The International Thanksgiving is also called Special Pasalamat ng Buong Bayan (SPBB). The schedule is being announced as early as December 30th, 2023 for all members to be prepared in advance especially to those who are working, just to plan for filing of personal time off to attend these quarterly events.

Meanwhile, the MCGI Mass Indoctrination sessions already started last Monday, January 1st, 2024. And the sessions are expected to end on Friday, January 19th, 2024. It will also be the mass baptism.

For regular church services, live Prayer Meetings usually starts 4:30 a. m. every Wednesday. Live Worship Service is live on Saturday at 4:30 a. m. Lastly, live regular Thanksgiving at 5:00 p. m. in the Philippine time zone.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

It's 25th anniversary

Happy 25th birthday 🎂 to Google. 🤗

Google's 25th birthday marks a significant milestone for one of the most influential companies in the tech industry. Over the past quarter-century, Google has revolutionized the way we access information, connect with others, and navigate the digital landscape. From its humble beginnings as a search engine to its current status as a global powerhouse, Google's impact on society cannot be overstated.

In celebrating this anniversary, it's essential to reflect on Google's journey of innovation and adaptation. From introducing groundbreaking products like Gmail and Google Maps to pushing the boundaries of artificial intelligence with projects like Google Assistant, the company has consistently pushed the envelope in terms of technological advancement.

Beyond its technological achievements, Google has also made significant contributions to society through initiatives like, which focuses on using technology to address global challenges such as climate change, education, and healthcare. Additionally, Google's commitment to diversity and inclusion has helped foster a culture of creativity and collaboration within the company and beyond.

As Google looks ahead to the next 25 years and beyond, one thing is certain: its influence will continue to shape the future of technology, innovation, and society as a whole. Here's to another quarter-century of groundbreaking achievements and meaningful impact!

Sunday, January 22, 2023

Launching these websites

As an IT graduate since 2003, today I am launching these two websites which be useful in the future endeavors.

Both and will service to family members and relatives and to those who care the these names as their middle or last names.

YABES.INFO as of January 2023

PORTALES.INFO as of January 2023.

If you wish to contribute, just visit these websites for more information.

Sunday, January 08, 2023

First shoot and signing of contract

Today, January 8th, 2023 is the start of our shoot under Papatiks with the title Aplikanteng nanlait ng kapwa which is now posted on the official Facebook account.

Behind the scene with these applicants.

Behind the scenes with those folks.

Also before the shoot is the signing of contract. I did sign for two-year collaboration with them. So make sure to subscribe to our page for more content.

Thursday, March 11, 2021

19th Sabbath anniversary

A million thanks to God for another milestone in the church. Come March 12th, it will be my 19th year sabbath after accepting the doctrine of the Lord through baptism. For years to come, God-willing, I will continue the faith I learned in the church and be a living example of the gospel of the Lord. Thanks be to God. To God be the Glory!

Friday, February 12, 2021

Until we see each other again

I heard his voice on the radio airwaves sometime in year 2000 to 2001 when I was in my fourth year high school days. Searching for truth in religion and about the bible. Eventually, I was baptized in 2002 in the church and keep continuing today. God-willing, come March 12th, will be my 19th year in the church.

I met Bro. Eli personally when he was able to visit a Pasalamat celebration with fellow brethren in Isabela province sometime in late 2005. The venue was F.L. Dy Coliseum in Cauayan City, Isabela. That's before he finally go out of the Philippines due to some issues being perpetuated by detractors.

In 2009-2010, I became one of the recipients of the newly-launch tuition-free program of La Verdad Christian College in Apalit, Pampanga. I took AB Broadcasting, an undergraduate program. Although I was not able to complete the program, I feel lucky enough to part of this noble program. The program still runs until today, including the Caloocan campus in Metro Manila.

This year 2021, after hearing the news about the passing of Bro. Eli during an exclusive session, I feel the pain, I feel the loss of a loving father, I feel the loss of a faithful leader in the Church. But I will still continue until the end, until we see each other again, in the thousand-year reign of the Lord.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Three months after the launching of Omega DigiBible app

For the straight three months since Aprill 22nd, I am able to post on my Instagram account the VOTD of Omega DigiBible App. Down load the app. It's available to download on Play and Apple Stores online.

Don't forget to follow my Instagram and Twitter accounts at this handle @GerryYabesPH and like my Facebook page on this link: thank you. All the best.


Wednesday, August 30, 2017


By Ellaine Francisco-See

Not everyone may be bright.
Others are just privileged,
Others opportuned,
While the rest are taking risks.

We have our own respective battles
As we listen to one another
And assess human behavior
Let's try to attach some MERCY.

MERCY in giving others chances
Broadening understanding
Expanding considerations
And putting God first in every decision.

We cannot see the hearts of others
But we know we are also weak
At the end, we shall seek
And pray for MERCY.

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

The west hosts International Thanksgiving

First time for the west to host this 1st Quarter 2014 International Thanksgiving, this event will mean a lot for us members of the Church of God in the bible. Although I was not given the opportunity to go to Brazil, here I was only in one of the monitoring centers in Isabela province, Philippines. Since the event is hosted in Brazil, it doesn't matter the differences in time.

Coinciding the three-day event is Bro. Eli Soriano's 50th anniversary of accepting his holy baptism in the one true church he leads today unto salvation. A golden years of serving God and humanity. No matter what happen, in the years to come, that same man is highly determined to continue what was started in our country to the western part of the globe. Truly, his service is fully utilized in preaching the gospel around the globe.

The first day of the event was the opening of another wisdom in the Bible. Topic is about friends of God in these last days. In this lecture, I learned that being friend with God, every secrets and His plan are revealed. Nothing is secret on being friends. Even from the account of creation was revealed to Moses, including the plan of God's salvation to human race.

On the second day, Bro. Daniel speaks of the seven spirits of God. It's the sign that a true preacher of God in our time. These are the spirit of the Lord, the spirit of wisdom, understanding, counsel, might, knowledge and the fear of the Lord. Preachers of God are the recipients of His secrets even mysteries are manifested. In our time, God reveals these secrets in the person of Bro. Eli and Bro. Daniel which was hidden since eternity.

The picture above amazes me so much as Bro. Daniel elaborates the seven spirits. MCGI Photo.
The last day of the event was the offering of songs of praises to God from different places in the congregation. Various documentaries were played concerning the progress of the global evangelization of the church. Then follows the climax of the topic by Bro. Eli Soriano and Bro. Daniel Razon. The three-day event was not sufficient to discuss the whole topic which will be continued on Saturday.

To God be the glory. I can't explain my feelings anymore! It's wonderful and fantastic! Until next time, God willing.

Sunday, June 23, 2013

How great Thou art!

In the recently concluded thanksgiving day on June 22, 2013, once again by the help of the Holy Spirit with our religious leaders Bro. Eli Soriano and Bro. Daniel Razon. The congregation was very amazed with the biblical truths about regarding the kind of life we will have in the future. It's not only everlasting life that will be rewarded to the children of God, but in the ultimate truth, we shall attain the glory of God.

To God be the Glory!

Sunday, March 03, 2013

Pag-Ibig sa kapwa

Pag-big sa kapwa'y pag-ibig rin sa Diyos.
At ito ang pumukaw sa ating puso't kaluluwa.
Gintong-aral na sinasakatupara'y dito nagsimula
Ikalat sa buong mundo at tayo'y giginhawa
Bikig sa ating puso'y unti-unting mawawala
Imbing naghahari'y kusa ring matitinag
Gawing kapaki-pakinabang ang ating buhay.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

I miss everything in Apalit

What I miss most in Apalit? Let me metion: thanksgiving, worship services, prayer meetings, practice with orchestra, being at live in Bible Expositions, prayer at the Chapel, everything about inside the ADD Convention Center.

Also with the people I meet for about two years. Classmates, group mates, batch mates, and everyone. With the La Verdad Christian Colleges officials, students, visitors. The smell of the places, the happy faces, the joyful dance steps, and everything.

Hoping that in the near future, may the good Lord lead me to be in Apalit town again. I really miss the place as I am listening to Yiruma's My Heart Sent To You piece.

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Nine years in the church

Aha, this March 12 is my nine year the Church of God. I am blessed to reach this long years inside serving Him. I was baptized last March 12, 2002 at 12:29 p.m.

For the past nine years, I still recall some of the things that I have achieved. In 2003, it was my first footstep inside ADD International Convention Center in Apalit, Pampanga. It was an annual National Youth Convention at that time why I was there.

During the years 2005 to 2008, I was in Isabela province. Sometimes there are chances that I can go to Apalit. But the year 2009, I have been given the chance to become one of the scholars of La Verdad Christian College.And the year 2009, I signed-up for training in ADD Chamber Orchestra unto this day.

Hoping for more blessed years to come God willing.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Reflections On PBK

The international thanksgiving of the members of Church of God International, once again successfully celebrated last September 3-5, 2010 at ADD Convention Center in Apalit to abroad worldwide.

September 3:

It was the first day of the International Thanksgiving, Bro. Eli Soriano served the fresh start of the thanksgiving with the topic about the veil of Moises (talukbong ni Moises). Followed by Bro. Daniel on the continuation of the topic

In the middle of the day, consultation is already started. A chance for everyone to ask Bro. Eli about the topic. This surely will rid off doubts and to make everything clear.

September 4:

Another topic was delivered by our ministers Bro. Eli and Bro. Daniel. It was all about good conscience toward God and toward fellow men. Having a clear conscience is acquired from the true ministers of the gospel of Christ. Of whom Bro. Eli and Bro. Daniel fittingly described for.

September 5:

Three topics that were discussed this last day of the thanksgiving. It was all about our Lord Jesus Christ, the settings of salvation and charity. Some brothers request for five-day Thanksgiving day this coming last quarter to Bro. Eli. To be able to contain all the topics which is currently short from three days.

Hopefully, another International Thanksgiving set this December. I am glad to invite everyone to participate.

Meanwhile, here is the video of the Thanksgiving of the Youth Ministry of the church. Of which I am a member of it.

Monday, September 13, 2010

Internet radio, podcasting, webcasting and social media

By definition

Internet radio-also known as web radio, radio streaming or e-radio, an audio service transmitted via Internet

Podcasting- a form of audio broadcasting using the Internet. Podcasting, which does not require the use of an Apple iPod, involves making one or more audio files available as “enclosures” in an RSS feed, which can be played back by the RSS subscriber at their convenience on an MP3 device.

Webcasting- is a media file distributed over the Internet using streaming media technology to distribute a single content source to many simultaneous listeners/viewers. A webcast may either be distributed live or on demand. Essentially, webcasting is “broadcasting” over the Internet.

Social media-are primarily Internet- and mobile-based tools for sharing and discussing information among human beings. The term most often refers to activities that integrate technology, telecommunications and social interaction, and the construction of words, pictures, videos and audio, etc.

By example

Example of Internet radio:
Pandora ( but it is currently limited to US residents at this time.

Example of Podcasting:
CNN International

Example of Webcasting
UNTV-37 ( offers webcasting service simultaneously aired on TV

Example of Social Media let’s users create social ads

Tuesday, May 31, 2005

Spreading the Word of God in 47 select venues around the Philippines to the world

In an unprecedented and tough move by the Presiding Ministers of the Members Church of God International, the Worldwide Bible Exposition today (May 30) will simultaneously be held in 45 different venues in the Philippines through the TOP Channel and official Ang Dating Daan websites ( and

Vice Presiding Minister Brother Daniel Razon announced over the weekend during the Congregation’s Thanksgiving Ceremonies that the event is in response with the Church’s mission to reach out to people amidst the imposed censorship and ban by the television regulator to all existing and “non-existing” programs hosted by Brother Eli Soriano.

Bro. Daniel enumerated venues where the Bible Exposition will be held, namely: Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City; Paskuhan Village, San Fernando City, Pampanga; Cainta Elementary School Auditorium; General Trias Convention Center, Cavite; Pacita Complex, San Pedro, Laguna; and, CAP Development Center, Osmeña Ave, Cebu City.

Other venues include: Laoag City, Tuguegarao City, Baguio City, Bangued, Abra, Dagupan City, Urdaneta City, Cabanatuan City, San Fernando City in La Union, Orani in Bataan, Tarlac City, Guiguintu, Bulacan, Lucena City, Bgy. Gulang-gulang, Sta. Cruz, Marinduque, Daet, Camarines Norte, Naga City in Legaspi City, Sorsogon City, Masbate City, Tacloban City, Ormoc City, Puerto Princesa City.

Bacolod City, Silay City, Negros Occidental, Iloilo City, Surigao City, Butuan City, Cagayan de Oro City, Iligan City, Dipolog City, Kidapawan City, Tagum City, Panabo Davao del Norte, Davao City Proper, Bangkal, Davao City, Digos City, General Santos City, Cotobato City, Koronadal City, South Cotobato, and Zamboanga City.

Brother Eli enthused he and Brother Daniel never stop threshing out plans and mapping ideas on how they could better serve our brethren and those people who are still under the claws of false preachers and self-professed “messengers of God.”

-- Kaanib Correspondents

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