By Bunmi Eze
Calvary Bible Church, Idimu, Lagos is set to roll out its annual Alimosho Skills Acquisition programme (ASAP).
The 2021 edition of the annual skill empowerment of Alimosho residents, tagged ‘Learn 2 Earn’ which started Monday, March 29 ends Sunday April 4, 2021 at Rehoboth Auditorium of Calvary Bible Church, Anjorin , Idimu, Lagos.
The one-week skills acquisition programme would feature training of the participants in Adire making, Confectioneries, Graphic designs, Make-up and Gele, On-line Business and Drop Shipping, Leather works, Photography, Soap making, Insecticide, Hair barbing, Interior décor and Real estate.
The church said it would also provide free lunch and business tools for participants at the one-week free programme aimed at empowering over 5,000 Alimosho residents across ages and status, though an online registration would be required by interested participants.
Dr. Olumide Emmanuel, General Overseer of Cavalry Bible Church disclosed that the Annual Skill Acquisition Programme is one of the numerous beyond the spiritual annual activities of the church aimed at raising a total man.
“We are a people oriented ministry. We minister to the total man. We have numerous things apart from our weekly spiritual impact. For the past 12 years our church Shift Outreach (S.O) has been on every Sunday doing the following: We visit hospitals every Sunday. We visit hotels and motels every Sunday. We go to police cells every Sunday and hold services and feed the inmates.
“We go to the main Ikotun garage weekly to host services and feed people etc. And all these have been done weekly since 2009 with numerous amazing testimonies of transformed lives of former prostitutes and garage boys now saved. We also have the entrepreneurship academy where we raise a new breed of entrepreneurs and people can now partake of that online,” Olumide stated.