Celebrated 100 years of Christianity at Aichisaghemi Baptist Church
Aichisaghemi Baptist Church (ABC) celebrated one hundred years of Christianity. The two-day Centennial Jubilee occasion was determined underneath the theme “You are a priest continually (Hebrews 5:6)” and used to be together prepared through SBAK (Nito Mount) and SBAK (Aizuto).
Rev.Kughato K Chophi, govt secretary, SBAK (Nito Mount), Rev.Dr.Daniel Chishi, government secretary, SBAK (Aizuto) and Rev.Lutozhe Achumi, pastor Nikhekhu GBA were the important audio system at the celebration.
On Sunday devotional service, Dr.Neisatuo Mero, MLA, who is an in-law of Aichisaghemi extended jubilee greetings to the congregation.
The MLA recounted the pioneers who sowed the seeds of Christ’s phrase in the village no matter the unfavourable environments prevailing in the course of those years. Dr.Mero stated that jubilee was once a time for forgiveness and reconciliation of any mistakes between persons or companies over distinct issues and to cross on for betterment. He thanked the people of Aichisaghemi and Chakesang people from his constituency for their guide in prayers and enabling him to grow to be an elected member of Nagaland Legislative Assembly.
Stressing on the values of Chakesang-Sumi brotherhood, the MLA stated that the ideas of this brotherhood must continue to exist no longer solely in phrases however in actions as well. Christianity in this village first got here in 1923 when Yemithi and Kukiye from Lokobomi village brought the word of Christ to Khushepu Kinimi and his spouse Yeshili. In commemoration of this Centennial Jubilee celebration, a hundred elderly persons from the village carried hundred candles and positioned them at the venue of the celebration.
Vikuto Nurumi, GB Aichisaghemi prolonged welcome address whilst Kiyezhe Aye, former minister extended jubilee greetings. A monolith to commemorate the Centennial Jubilee used to be also unveiled and devoted by way of Rev.Kughato K Chophi, ES, SBAK (Nito Mount).
A one of a kind programme-cum-feast used to be prepared in honour of the in-laws of the village the place Er.Kitoshe Aye, S.E, PHED Mokokchung Circle greeted the congregation. Rev.Shighoi Awomi, pastor ABC prayed for all the in-laws of Aichisaghemi. Chairman, Centennial Planning Board Hecto Yeputhomi expressed gratitude to those who contributed in cash and variety in the direction of the successful habits of the Jubilee. Over three thousand Aichisaghemi villagers settled in unique components of Nagaland which include those from Longtong Sema village in Assam attended the jubilee celebration.