Buenavista Adventist Church host the Minister’s Spouse Appreciation Day during the Sabbath School Program, which is initiated by the Women’s Ministries Department. The church is blessed to have the presence of Mrs. Ma. Dulce Jimenez – the Women’s Ministries, Shepherdess International Coordinator of South Philippine Union Conference (SPUC), and also the wife of Pr. Rudy Jimenez the Stewardship Director of SPUC, Mrs. Nympha B. Obbus – the Women’s Ministries, Shepherdess International Coordinator of Northeastern Mindanao Mission (NEMM), and the wife of Pr. Max Dante B. Obbus – the president of NEMM, Mrs. Tina Jimenez the wife of Pr. Roger Jimenez – the Stewardship Director of NEMM, and Mrs. Jezel Pepito – the secretary to the Stewardship Department of NEMM (my wife).
The wives are called in front to share their experiences, which triggers tears and laughter – reminiscing the trials, challenges, and blessings that they experienced in the ministry. “We heard your experiences and testimonies, and we thank you for supporting the ministers and for being a good example to the women,” said, Mrs. Eva Malaki one of the elders of Buenavista Adventist Church. The wives of the ministers received flowers and gifts from the Women’s Ministries Association of BNC District.
Pr. Rudy Jimenez preached the word of God. He explained the importance of being a part of the family of God. Six people accepted Jesus that day and become part of the family of God.