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The 3rd Conference “Gempuru Besai” with the theme “Diempu Jesus” according to Scripture Philippians 3:12 was organised by St. Basil’s Parish Batu Kawa on behalf of the Anglican Diocese of Kuching from 4th to 6th June 2019 at the Association of Churches Sarawak, Stampin.

Organising chairmanThe Venerable Jose Jol, Vicar of St. Basil’s Church, Batu Kawa, Kuching, the Archdeacon of Lower South  Archdeaconry was the organising chairman.


Bishop of Kuching and Brunei Darussalam, the Rt. Rev’d Danald Jute and Bishop of Sabah, the Rt. Rev’d Datuk Melter Jiki Tais were the two invited speakers during the Conference.

DSC00478The Guest of Honour, YB Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah, Deputy Chief Minister of Sarawak, Minister For Modernisation of Agriculture, Native Land & Regional Development, the Director of UNIFOR, Datu Dr. Ngenang Jangu  and the Secretary-General of Association of Churches, , Mr. Ambrose Linang, were also present during the occasion.

DSC00498Over one thousand three hundred parishioners from Sarawak and Sabah participated during the Conference.