Blake the Senior Pastor of West Angeles Church of God has been Re-elected for a 3rd Term to the Highest Office of the Church of God in Christ
Online PR News – 16-November-2016 – Los Angeles/California – Bishop Charles E. Blake Sr. was re-elected as the Presiding Bishop of Church of God In Christ (COGIC) by winning the vote at the COGIC General Assembly meeting held on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, during the COGIC 109th Holy Convocation. Presiding Bishop Blake will go into his third term as the Presiding Bishop. Blake is the 7th in Succession which means he is the 7th Presiding Bishop of the denomination since in founding in 1907 by Bishop Charles Harrison Mason.
COGIC boasts over 6.5 million members and has congregations in 63 countries around the world. "I am humbled and overjoyed that God has allowed me to continue my service as the Presiding Bishop of the Church of God in Christ," stated Blake. Blake is the Senior Pastor of West Angeles Church of God in Christ, where the membership exceeds 25,000. West Angeles represents the largest church within the COGIC denomination.
The election rounded out a week of worship services, meetings and fellowship during the COGIC 109th Holy Convocation held in St. Louis Missouri from November 7th through November 15th. It has been estimated that over 40,000 people attended the Convocation generating over $30 million dollars for St. Louis businesses. "The Church of God in Christ is a body of Holy men and women whose mission is to seek and save that which is lost. I count it a blessing to serve the members of COGIC and my Lord and Savior with integrity, righteousness and a daily commitment to do the will of God," said Blake.