By Vincent Matandiko and Josephine Banda
CENTRAL Province Minister Sydney Mushanga has encouraged the church to continue preaching love and reconciliation as well as working with the government in delivering development.
Speaking when he graced the 60th anniversary of the Kabwe Main Seventh Adventist Church (SDA) over the weekend, Mr. Mushanga urged the church not to depart from its mission of promoting peace.
Mr. Mushanga said the church is a place of refuge for all people regardless of their social, political; and economic status in society.
The Provincial Minister also praised the church for participating in the keep Zambia clean, green and healthy campaign.
And Luapula conference President Silas Chabala described the anniversary as very sentimental as it brought old memories.
Dr Chabala, who was the guest preacher, said fellowship in a church is very important because it creates bonds that build relationships for a lifetime.
The 60th anniversary of the Kabwe Main SDA Church was being celebrated under the theme, “Celebrating 60 year
of spreading the gospel and beyond.