India | Mumbai Event date: 2012-10-19 — 2012-10-21
Buses, tracks, cars, motorickshaws and motorcycles by continious flow had been bringing people to the service during three hours. Every minute hundreeds of people were entering Jesus Festival venue through different gates.
After the first service, people have told about it to their families and friends, that`s why on the second day much more people arrived to the Festival. One hour before the service began busses start to arrive one by one, so police officers had to direct the crowds of people to the unoccupied gates. About third of all buses had to make several more trip to bring to the even all those hungry for God.
Preparation for Jesus Festival has begun many months before. During that time 70 meetings with pastors of the Mumbai city were conducted and as a result about 2000 churches have agreed to participate in Jesus Festival.
From the early morning meetings of the committees and ministries with responsible leaders of the international Jesus Festival team, which consists of the ministers from Ukraine, Russia, UAE and the USA were conducted. Expecting multitudes of people ushers team had briefing and preparation to ensure order and safety during Jesus Festival. Chairs were placed on the field, fences were set there as well. Everything is ready for people to come to the Festival, to hear the Word of God and to obtain salvation.
While approaching the Festival venue one could see the festive excitement and impressive range of the event. Access road were filled with motorcycles, rickshaws, cars and buses which brought people to the service.