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History of Abuom Congregation

Learn about the history behind the establishment of the Abuom Congregation, Taifa District Presby.

Establishment of The Preaching Post

The Abuom-Kwabenya Preaching Post of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana (P.C.G.) was formed by the New Achimota District Bible Studies and Prayer Group (BSPG).

The group was led by their President Bro. Ernest K. Asamoah.

On March 27, 2010, the President and Bro. Daniel Tei Ahuanor made a survey at the Kwabenya Abuom Junction and its environs, with the view to establish a preaching post and to determine the jurisdiction of the new preachingpost.

Each local of the BSPG presented two (2) members each to commence house-to-house evangelism, which lasted for three (3) months.

in the community. About Two Hundred and Forty-Three [243] adults were spoken to and many gave their lives to Christ.

To the glory of God, the newlyplanted church had her first forenoon service on 19th September, 2010 in an uncompleted building. In attendance were eight (8) adults and Twenty three (23) children. An evening prayer meeting was instituted on 16th December, 2010 to meet the spiritual needs of the members.

Duringthe course of time, the meetingplaceof the church was relocated to the residence of Cat Atiobeof the Ebenezer Congregation at Ashaley Botwe. Bro. E. K. Asamoah because the caretaker of the church and was assisted by Bros. Daniel Tei Ahuanor, Samuel Ofosu Yeboah and Dominic Owusu and Sister Faustina Asabea.

In December of 2011, Catechist Seth Obiri-Mante was appointed as the first Catechist in charge of the Preaching Post.

In March, 2015, the New Achimota District of the PCG financially assisted the Preaching Post with a loan to the tune of Sixty Thousand Ghana Cedis (GH¢60,000.00) to acquire two plots of land for a permanent site.

It is worth mentioning that this assistance was made possible by the District Minister Rev. Felicia Adu Kumi and Rev. Dr. Brandford Yeboah. God bless them.